Credit and Collections
Company: Hitachi America, Ltd.
Division: Corporate Finance
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Status: Regular, Full-Time
America, Ltd. located in Santa Clara, CA has an opening for a Sr. Manager, Credit
and Collections. This position will manage and lead credit and collections
group of Hitachi America as well as BPO.
Essential duties and responsibilities including, but not limited to:
Perform credit evaluation on new customers and monitor existing customers adherence to payment terms and/or changes in financial stability and re-evaluate credit terms accordingly.
Prepare and present monthly report packages for senior management and Hitachi Limited.
Distribute monthly report to divisions which address risk concentration, aging issues, etc.
Responsible for managing collections, resolutions of disputes, improvement of days sales outstanding (DSO) and delinquency.
Manage the accounts receivable portfolio of assigned accounts.
Conduct annual North America credit managers meeting to promote collaboration among companies and build a stronger North America credit organization.
Participate at global credit meeting from regional preceptive
Collaborate with Hitachi Limited in Japan to influence and interact with group companies in North America.
Provide opportunities for process improvement, identify and set-up process/system controls to sustain implement changes and solutions.
Negotiate contracts with service providers such as D&B, CreditRisk Monitor, etc.
Responsible for department budget preparation
Primary interface for JSOX audit, financial audit and self-audit activities.
Perform other assigned tasks.
Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
or higher degree in Accounting/Finance is required, MBA is highly desired
minimum of 10 years’ experience in credit and collection, billing and
ability and understanding of effective collection techniques and credit risk
to provide leadership, guidance, motivating and development of staff and BPO
in Microsoft Office 365
and experience of ERP systems. Experience
in SAP is highly desired
written and verbal communication skills
self-starter is desired
to handle multi-tasks, follow-up, prioritize, and meet deadlines
If you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job at Hitachi, please send the nature of request and contact information to [email protected]
Queries other than accommodation requests will not be responded to.