Danaher Corporation Credit & Collections Administrator in Leuven, Belgium
We are currently looking for a new colleague to join our Finance team.
In the position of Credit & Collections Administrator your main focus will be the chasing of outstanding debts by calling and e-mailing parties throughout Europe, and even beyond, who have not paid on time. Other substantial aspects of this job are credit management and the creation and follow up of a variety of finance reports.
The ideal candidate for this position has an administrative background and has affinity with accounting or a big interest in it. A first experience in a similar or customer facing role, preferably in a multinational company is an asset.
It speaks for itself that excellent and professional interpersonal skills, assertiveness and a hands-on mentality are vital for this function, as well as a profound knowledge of English and Dutch. Knowledge of French and/or Spanish is a big plus. Experience with Excel, SAP and/or Power BI would make you an even better candidate!
Do you have the customer mindset and do you like analytical thinking? Do you like the variety of being in touch with customers from around the world and of collaborating with different parties across the company? Then don’t hesitate and apply now!
Work with clients to collect outstanding debts, while ensuring that collection targets are being met in order to keep positive cash flow.
Take complete ownership of all processes related to Credit Management and look for continuous improvement
Mitigate Credit Risk for all EMEA entities
Identify slow moving accounts to management and note key details so that delinquent debts can be followed up intensively.
Document all correspondence with client regarding payment issues clearly and concisely.
Handle accounts in a professional manner to maintain positive client relationship and minimize bad debt exposure.
Assist the Finance department in properly allocating receipts and credits.
Investigate and problem solve on time.
Administrative background and affinity with accounting
A degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent experience in Collections, Accounts Receivable and Credit Risk Management
Excellent computer skills that include Microsoft Office applications (Excel in particular) and proficiency in typing required. Experience with SAP and Power BI is an asset.
Be able to read, write and speak English fluently. Other languages as Dutch, French or Spanish are considered as a plus.
Ability to work independently and an analytical mindset
Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, to customers and colleagues.
Identify processes in need of optimization and routinely suggest solutions.
Coordinate and present information in an understandable manner.
What do we offer?
A young, open minded, international and dynamic environment is where IDT wishes to welcome you. A close follow up and extensive training is how IDT wishes to guide you. As a growing international company, IDT rewards their associates with an attractive compensation and benefits package of which the details are outlined below.
Contract of indefinite duration
Full time (40h per week)
Group insurance (including pension plan, guaranteed income …)
Meal vouchers of 8,00 euros per day worked
End of year premium
Up to 32 days of time off per year
Interested? Well, there’s more! To realize IDT’s potential, they invest in your potential. Opportunities will cross your path, enabling you to develop your career the way you want it.
All this within a pleasant and highly modern setting.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.