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Credit Analyst- Overland Park, KS

Location: 

Overland Park, KS, US, 66210

Company:  Cement Division Corporate

 

 

Job ID:  145268

 

 

Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across the Midwest, Texas and Western United States. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.

 

Summary

 

The Credit Analyst manages customer accounts in support of sales while mitigating the company's risk of bad debt. Performs credit and collection activities for assigned areas of responsibility and provides support to the Credit Manager as needed.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Assists in the posting of payments and reconciliation of customer accounts.
  • Evaluates customer payment receipts and attempts to collect delinquent accounts, makes collections calls, and writes collection letters.
  • Researches and examines credit risks and assesses credit history to establish credit worthiness of new customers.
  • Establishes relationships and communicates with customers, sales staff, and branch contacts as needed.
  • Assists with the regular review of existing customer account credit limits.
  • Makes recommendations for credit line adjustments by evaluating customer credit activity and payment history.
  • Ensures proper customer account maintenance and adherence of AG credit policies.
  • Prepares and disseminates internal A/R reports to sales team.
  • Communicates status of high risk accounts and collection efforts to Credit Manager.

 

Required Skills and Abilities

 

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel)
  • Proficiency in financial software (JD Edwards a plus)
  • Up to date on legal, compliance & market risk related issues
  • Ability to analyze financial statements
  • Knowledge of industry credit reporting tools
  • Strong communication skills
  • Sound judgement
  • Confidentiality and professionalism
  • Construction background (Preferred)

 

Experience

 

  • 2 or more years of experience in related credit and credit/collections (Required)

 

Education

 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Accounting, or Finance (Required)

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

Ash Grove Cement is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Major Market: Overland Park
Nearest Secondary Market: Kansas City