CREDIT AND COLLECTIONS CLERK
Essential Job Functions:
Assists in the daily duties of credit and collections for customer accounts
receivable balances in the credit department.
Accountable for collecting the maximum amount of overdue funds from customers, which may
include a variety of collection technique, legal claims and the selective use of outside
collection services. Assist in maintaining corporate days sales outstanding goals.
Update and maintain accounts receivable customer records both physically and
electronically to document collection efforts. Resolve customer account
problems. Interact with sales personnel to solicit assistance in collecting past due balances.
Process W-9 requests. Report collection difficulties to the Credit Manager.
All other duties as assigned.
Necessary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of business etiquette and business terms. Ability to manage projects
in order to meet deadlines and ensure the highest quality is maintained. Ability to effectively
function as a team player. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Skill in PC spreadsheet
software and accounting system operations. Skill in organizing information, materials
and time. Ability to use good judgment in dealing with other employees and
customers. Ability to read, comprehend and understand written and/or verbal instructions.
Ability to communicate in a professional manner with co-workers and customers.
Education and Experience:
3-5 years credit and collections experience. Experience in telephonic collections necessary.
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About this company
The News & Record is a leading multimedia news, information, advertising and entertainment source for the cities of Greensboro and High Point, Guilford County and Rockingham and Randolph counties in North-Central North Carolina. It is owned by BH Media Inc., a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
The News & Record traces its roots to two newspapers. The Daily Record, an afternoon newspaper, was launched in 1890. The Greensboro Daily News, a morning newspaper, was established in 1909. In 1982, the Record and Daily News were merged to form the News & Record with both morning and afternoon editions. Landmark Enterprises sold the News & Record to Berkshire Hathaway in 2013.
The News & Record is North Carolina's third-largest paper as measured by print circulation. Greensboro, in north-central North Carolina, is three hours from ocean beaches, two hours from mountain scenery, with awesome weather.
You can have a solid future at BH Media Group, Inc. Headquartered in Omaha, NE., our Company is technology-driven organization dedicated to offering growth opportunities in many locations and job areas.
BH Media Group is an award-winning daily and weekly newspaper organization. We do it with websites that consistently draw the most users in local markets. And, increasingly, we do it through mobile channels that reach consumers on the go.
To be part of a community, you need to know what's going on. Our channels inform, explain and entertain. From decisions by the local government boards to extraordinary performances by area high school sports teams to special offers from neighborhood businesses, BH Media excels in helping you connect to your community.
Simply put, our goal is to be indispensable.
To do that, we rely on experienced reporters, photographers and editors generating a news report that informs. We turn to our seasoned account executives and sales managers providing solutions that help local businesses grow. We also look for opportunities to support events and causes that uplift our localities. Join Our Team!
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