Kforce Credit Analyst in Alpharetta, Georgia

Kforce has a client that is looking for a Credit Analyst to join a rapidly growing team in Alpharetta, GA. The Credit Analyst is responsible for the evaluation and extension of credit to customers. The candidate will collect receivables, monitor risk and make recommendations regarding risk reduction strategies.Responsibilities:

  • Manage customer accounts within assigned portfolio by engaging in phone calls and/or emails; this includes negotiating payment arrangements as well as building relationships with customers in order to understand their needs and issues

  • Identify problem accounts, write-offs, and related adjustments and work until resolution

  • Prepare and provide monthly account statements for the customers within the assigned portfolio; this process includes identifying and reconciling unapplied payments and credits on the account

  • Work collaboratively with various departments internally to resolve issues, improve processes, and manage customer accounts in order to expedite collections from customers in assigned portfolio

  • Collaborate closely with the business operations team on customer billing issues including: contract related questions, adjustments, pricing, disputes, returns and other miscellaneous questions

  • Communicate with all levels of the sales team regarding delinquent accounts, invoicing and/or contract questions until resolution is achieved

  • Utilize and interpret credit reports, financial statements and related information to determine appropriate credit limits for new and existing customers; analyzes, assesses and reports on risk of potential new accounts and makes recommendations to management regarding risk reduction strategies and alternative financing methodologies

  • Maintain compliance with required internal controls and departmental procedures

  • Assist with training and mentoring as requested by direct manager and management

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or related degree with 2 years Credit, Collections and/or A/R experience or Associates degree in Finance, Accounting or related degree with 3 years Credit, Collections and/or A/R experience or High School diploma or equivalent and 7 years Collections, Credit and A/R experience

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook)

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Ability to quickly build rapport with customers

  • Highly organized and able to work independently

  • Ability to rapidly solve complex problems

  • Adaptable to change in a fast paced environment

  • Demonstrate positive and professional behavior as a member of a team

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with NetSuite software is a plus

  • Experience working with a software company

  • Experience in the hospitality or gaming industry

  • Ability to understand and match billing to contracts

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years