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Financial director / Consolidation


Credit controller (german speaking) - (m/f)

28 November Canton de Vaud, Lausanne Perm

Our client is an international company based in Lausanne.

Reporting to the Credit & Accounts Receivable Associate Manager, EMEA, you are responsible for the DACH region to chase outstanding debts from customers in line with the Global Credit Policy. You control accounts receivable ledger and proactively analyze market to reduce risks. Your main responsibilities include:Cash collection, contact with customers to speed-up collection and achieve related targets, payments follow up and tracking, dealing with customers' issues to ensure paymentGenerate monthly statements and dunning lettersPrepare clean remittance advice for cash application for each paymentAnalyze new and active customers' situation to prevent and reduce credit riskSet-up and maintain customer credit limitsManage credit holds for overdue accountsEstablish credit insurance where appropriateIn collaboration with the Sales teams, manage the clearing of Debit Memos relating to customer deductions, ensuring their validity and follow up daily invoiceSubmit monthly bad debt provision calculations and make recommendationPrepare and maintain accruals liaising with General Ledger, based on agreed customer' conditionsPrepare regular reports on Aging, DSO and open items in Accounts Receivable balanceGive support on Accounts Receivable Month-End closing related duties and provide all necessary data to General Ledger

Join an international company

English and German Speaker

You have strong organization skills and a focus on attention to detail. You are flexible, have a problem solving attitude with a pragmatic approach. You have excellent communication skills and be a natural team player with multi-cultural awareness.

Technical requirements:Financial or administrative background with credit control experience in an international FMCG or equivalentFluent in German and English, a mustComputer literate with good Excel skillsGood knowledge of OracleCommercial awareness

A small-medium size company where you matter as an individual and where you can make the difference.A fun place to work with very international and friendly atmosphere.A career within a growing and dynamic environment.