Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company Collections Analyst in Putrajaya, Malaysia
Collections AnalystPrimary LocationPutrajaya, Malaysia
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What you need to know about the jobJob ID1028954Date posted7/11/2018Primary LocationPutrajaya, MalaysiaJob CategoryFinanceScheduleFull timeShiftNo Shift premium (Malaysia)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. HPE brings together a portfolio that spans software, services and IT infrastructure to serve more than 1 billion customers in over 170 countries on six continents. HPE invents, engineers, and delivers technology solutions that drive business value, create social value, and improve the lives of our clients.
The Finance team at HPE provides world class decision support driving profitable growth and exceptional shareholder value through our commitment to operational excellence, people development, and innovation. We provide accurate and timely financial information meeting the company’s regulatory and fiduciary responsibilities with unwavering integrity.
HPE Credit and Collections is one of the most unique functions within the HPE Finance Organization due to its customer-interfacing responsibilities to manage the receivable asset, one of the most important elements of HPE's balance sheet. This dynamic team within the Finance Organization manages significant responsibilities in both the front and back end of HPE's overall Order-to-Cash Cycle. Through credit, our team analyzes, measures, and manages the risk inherent in our customer portfolio with an eye toward maximizing the efficiency of the revenue cycle. Through collections, our team maximizes HPE's operating cash flow by ensuring the timely collection of Account Receivables to HPE's Net-30 terms of sale or other approved Term. Members of the team require strong consulting, negotiating and conflict management skills, which allow them to identify, remediate and resolve issues impacting timely payment. These issues may be internal to HPE or may be associated with a customer process or approval.
Hewlett-Packard Enterprise offers challenging opportunities for experienced finance professionals seeking long term career diversity. Today, the C&C APJ COE is covering more than 15 countries, with a team of over 50 professionals. At C&C we are providing, challenging and performance-based culture with strong autonomy and accountability.
Manage and collect payments from assigned A/R portfolio across multiple business segments. Research and reconcile customer accounts, using several systems and tools. Ensures timely payments of HPE receivables and resolution of customer issues preventing that payment, and when necessary, negotiates and implements payment solutions within HPE's policies and procedures in conjunction with the Credit Analyst. Develops and maintains strong working relationships with partners and customers in order to deliver the best Total Customer Experience. Also mitigate HPE's bad debt, through early identification of potential "at risk" receivables. Understands and manages system strategies to maximize collections aging matrix and Days Sales Outstanding (DSO). Ensure compliance with company policy and legal requirements.
Execute daily collections strategies by effectively using collection tools, such as GetPaid
Complete routine collection calls to determine payment status of accounts
Establish a sound business relationship with assigned customers in your portfolio
Set follow up calls and send dunning letters/e-mails (as needed)
Prioritize work load to meet performance objectives
Manage workload with minimal supervision
Manage a demanding assigned portfolio effectively
Understand customer infrastructure, processes and identify appropriate contacts in order to successfully expedite customer internal processes, which might impact payment performance
Highlight at-risk customers to Manager and/or Credit Analyst
Perform in position with understanding of company/department polices, procedures, and compliance rules (BU guidelines, AFM, SOX)
Provide exceptional notable customer service
Escalate and engage at appropriate level (Sales, Credit, Operations and/or Management) to have resolution within agreed business turn-around-times
Identify & report customer disputes in timely manner
Communicate customer issues effectively via defined processes to internal partners (i.e., Order Management, Tax, A/R, Finance and Sales organization)
Identify root causes of delinquency and recommend or implement a workable solution
Identify bad debt or disputed receivables to be written off during the month and prepare the business case to be presented to your Manager and DRA (Default and Recovery Analyst) for further processing
Process refunds to customers per policy
Minimize rework and improve customer’s payment trend relative to payment terms
Finding opportunities to accelerate cash and execute on agreed cash flow target
Education and/or experience:
Bachelor's degree (Major in Business Admin / Finance / Accounting preferred) or equivalent experience in a Corporate Collection environment
Typically 1-2 years of experience in collections
Excellent oral and written communication, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills
Fluent English - this is our company language
Basic accounting knowledge
Good problem solving, influencing and reconciliation skills
Good prioritization skills and overall management skills
Basic understanding of HPE's Order Management Process
Basic understanding of HPE's Dispute Management Process
Intermediate understanding of collection processes and financial concepts
High customer service oriented
Advocate of change
Ability to work with deadlines
Interest in the economical business sector
Structured thinker and analytical skills
Comfortable working with numbers
SAP, GetPaid, Excel, Word, PowerPoint
If you feel you are the right candidate for the position please tell us why in your cover letter. We are looking forward to meeting you!
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Values:
Partnership first: We believe in the power of collaboration - building long term relationships with our customers, our partners and each other
Bias for action: We never sit still - we take advantage of every opportunity
Innovators at heart: We are driven to innovate - creating both practical and breakthrough advancements
What do we offer?
Extensive social benefits, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and shared values, make Hewlett Packard Enterprise one of the world´s most attractive employers. At HPE our goal is to provide equal opportunities, work-life balance, and constantly evolving career opportunities.
If you are looking for challenges in a pleasant and international work environment, then we definitely want to hear from you. Apply now below, or directly via our Careers Portal atwww.hpe.com/careers
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