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Columbia Sportswear Company

If it's true that experience brings wisdom, then Columbia Sportswear’s more than 70 years in business should mean we know a thing or two about making great outdoor gear. We like to think so.We enjoy the outdoors as much as you do, which means we know what you need. We know that being cold and wet is no fun. Blue eyes may be sexy, but blue lips aren't. And, while a sunny day is excellent, sunburn sucks. That's why we make high-quality performance products that keep you comfortable and protecte... Read More

Address      14375 Northwest Science Park Drive Portland, OR 97229
Website      www.columbia.com/
Holding      No Holding Details

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Temporary Collection Specialist

 This is a Temporary assignment.

Duration is 9 months.

General Position Summary:

Manage a specific geographic region of customers for the Credit department, ensuring that customer accounts are current.  Review orders in pick review and determine action based on customer’s credit status.  Recommend collection processes on delinquent accounts.  This is the entry level/training position in the Regional Credit Manager Job family.

Responsibilities:

Review status of customer accounts with assistance from the Credit Manager or other senior members of the Credit Department.

Answer questions from suppliers or customers concerning their accounts as needed.

Call past due accounts for prompt payment.

Recommend best method of collection on delinquent accounts to the Collection Manager.

Review new orders and either release, hold, or cancel depending upon customer credit status with the assistance of the Credit Manager or other senior members of the Credit Department.

Maintain effective communication with sales force and account service representatives regarding customer account status.

Maintain departmental reference information (Includes invoice copies, statements, proofs of delivery, finance charges).

Prepare adjustment forms to clear accounts receivable of unmatched debits and credits.

Prepare month end management, credit, and credit hold reports.

Requirements

Requires an Associate's degree or equivalent specializing in Accounting, Business or a related area, and 1-2 years experience in accounting, or equivalent education and/or experience.  Requires experience in working with spreadsheet applications.

Possess a thorough knowledge of accounting or bookkeeping practices and policies.  Ability to analyze accounting and/or credit documents for accuracy and investigate questionable data.  Possess intermediate level of computer skills including spreadsheet and word-processing applications.  Possess excellent written and verbal communications skills.  Possess above average ability to read, write, speak English, and to perform moderately difficult mathematical computations.  Possess ability to operate a variety of office equipment including computers, printers, fax machines, calculators, photocopiers, and telephones.  Must have mental capability to troubleshoot and solve problems of a moderate complexity or difficulty.  Must be physically able to sit for extended periods of time, bend, stoop, kneel, operate computer hardware/software including keyboard.  Ability to work effectively under deadline pressure.

Job Conditions:

Job may require hours that exceed 8 hours per day and/or 40 hours per week, especially during peak activity periods.  Some pressure to meet project completion deadlines.

This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, but constitutes a general definition of the position's scope and function in the company.

Columbia is an equal opportunity employer.

Other Job Information

Vacancy type:

Full Time

Contact Mode:

not provided

Fax:

+1-503-2896602

Contact Name:

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Job Duration:

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Phone:

+1-503-9854000

Email:

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