AF10463 - Credit Control Manager | Al Futtaim Auto Center - Corporate Full Time
Al Futtaim

Dubayy [Dubai], United Arab Emirates | Diploma | 3 - 5 years | Full Time | Male or Female | Executive / Top Management | Automotive

Job Summary

We are looking to appoint a Credit Control Manager to be based in our Dubai Head Office. Reporting to the Business Unit Finance Manager (BUFM) you will be responsible for ensuring financial integrity and control.

Job Responsibilites

Your primary responsibilities will cover the following:

  • Review the current process of the department and suggest the optimal process which will enable the organization to submit invoicing on time & will also help collect cash on time.
  • Centralize the credit control functions across the organization and design a suitable organization structure for same.
  • Review and provide MIS reports on receivables by division/customer. Identify areas of concern.
  • Work with division heads on mitigating risks.
  • Develop and monitor key performance indicators for each division and regularly review the same with each division head.
  • Develop collection strategy and action plan and ensure that they are carried out.
  • Ensure reduction of overdue %age.
  • Provide training to the credit control team to enable them to perform their jobs efficiently.
  • Closely liaise with Finance Shared Services on debtor reports, accounting and receivables monitoring.
  • Regularly visit all locations to review the receivables and ensure process is followed.
  • Visit with customers to understand their issues, review the outstanding and agree payment plans where necessary.
  • Escalation of account to a legal status and follow up on such cases.
  • Month-end provision of rebate accruals

Job Requirements

To be successfully considered for the above position, candidates will possess the following attributes:

Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Bachelor of Commerce or Diploma in Accounting Financial Management
  • Additional accounting qualification a plus.

Minimum Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience with specific experience in receivables management of a large company.
  • Prior experience of working with insurance companies an advantage.

Job-Specific Skills & Behavioural Competencies :

  • Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written,
  • Knowledge of Arabic an advantage.
  • Diplomatic with the ability to deal with difficult customers with tact.
  • Ability to lead a large and diverse team and coach them into top performers.
  • Able to talk to all levels of the organization – both internal and external.
  • Highly computer literate – knowledge of SAP will be an advantage.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to build and sustain relationships in a multicultural environment

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