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Accounts Receivable Collections Supervisor

Emerson

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Eden Prairie, MN
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Job Overview:

Job Summary:  
We have an exciting opportunity for a finance professional at Emerson based in Eden Prairie, MN! Emerson is a fortune 500 Global business that offers a hybrid work schedule, a commitment to a diverse workforce and generous benefits.  

The Accounts Receivable shared service team manages Accounts Receivable for 36 businesses based in the US and Canada. You will be assigned select businesses and be responsible for overseeing the collection activity of a multi-million-dollar Accounts Receivable portfolio. 

AS AN ACCOUNT RECEIVABLE COLLECTIONS SUPERVISOR, YOU WILL: 

  • Manage a team of direct reports
  • Be responsible for goal setting and performance management
  • Direct work in a way to ensure on time payment of open A/R, minimize past due A/R and maximize overall DSO performance
  • Interact with high level management staff at assigned businesses
  • Lead regular meetings with staff and assigned businesses on performance related objectives
  • Raise awareness to management and leadership of issues impacting overall A/R performance
  • Exercise significant independent judgment and discretion in making decisions that will have significant impact on internal/external customers
  • Coach and aid direct reports in their professional development
  • Conduct periodic site visits to review performance with business leadership
  • Participate in and is responsible for monthly and quarterly reporting requirements used by management and executive leadership 

WHO YOU ARE:
You relate comfortably with people across levels, functions, cultures, and geography. You provide timely and helpful information to individuals across the organization. You take on the challenge of unfamiliar tasks. You show a tremendous amount of initiative in tough situations and are exceptional at spotting and seizing opportunities. You provide clear direction and accountabilities.  You monitor progress by maintaining dialogue on work and results. You promote a sense of urgency and establish and enforce individual accountability in the team. You push yourself and help others achieve results.


REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field
  • Four years related experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Action oriented and results driven 
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States – Sponsorship for this role will not be provided 


PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS:

  • Two years of supervisory experience 
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Be highly self-motivated with ability to work independently and / or in teams effectively
  • Self-starter who has attention to detail and ability to multitask projects

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