Internship-Customer Financial Services Representative

Simon & Schuster Riverside , NJ 08370

Posted 6 months ago

About Us:

Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.

Description:

DUTIES:

  • Responsible for managing a receivable portfolio of approximately 2,000 to 3,000 accounts, with an average monthly portfolio balance of $20 million.

  • Managing credit lines to reduce bad debt exposure to the company.

  • Reconcile & collect balances due in a timely manner to improve the aging for the company.

  • Accurate cash forecasting.

  • Credit review and approval of customer orders.

  • Managing deduction and return issues.

  • Reporting and assisting the department in meeting monthly, quarterly and annual goals

Qualifications:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • BS Accounting/Finance Degree from an accredited college/university

  • Excellent communication skills: verbal and written

  • Excellent PC skills. Excel spreadsheet (Pivot Tables, V-Lookup, Macros), Oracle

  • Ability to use various PC/CS utilities and Internet based utilities

  • Excellent customer management skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Must be able to exercise good independent judgment, with good skills

  • Well organized, with good time management skills

  • Attention to detail and accuracy

  • Must be able to interpret objectives and coordinate day to day tasks

  • Good at facilitating problem solving with customers and colleagues

  • Ability to work under pressure with constant financial goals

  • Excellent negotiation skills

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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Internship-Customer Financial Services Representative

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