Title:  Support Staff / Assistant

Location: 

Amherst, NY, US, 14228

Job Category:  Finance and Controlling
Brand:  Watson Bowman Acme
Job Type:  Full Time
Work Location:  Office
Contract Type:  Permanent

 Job Title: Credit and Collections Administrator

 

Position Title: Credit and Collections Administrator                              Date: 10/2/2023

Rate of Pay: $57K-68K, depending on experience

Position Reports To: Michele Meier, Account Manager

Division/Unit: USAWB - Watson Bowman Acme

Group/Dept.:   WX320822 – WBA Admin                                  Location: Amherst, NY

 

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Watson Bowman Acme is headquartered in Amherst, New York. WBA has developed and manufactured products for some of the world’s most unique and complex projects. While our core focus has been in expansion control for civil structures, our technical expertise has developed to be much further reaching. Today we have expanded beyond our core products and offer specialty products and services to not only the bridge and highway market, but also the parking and stadium, and architectural structures markets. The Wabo® brand and our products enjoy global recognition. Our expertise in expansion joint systems design has offered us the opportunity to design and build expansion joint systems for the most demanding of projects.

 

WBA is now part of Sika - building a champion for innovation and sustainability in the building materials industry. Sika has subsidiaries in over 100 countries around the world and employs more than 33,000 people. We are looking to hire a Credit and Collections Administrator to support our manufacturing site in Amherst, New York. Salary range between $57K-$68K, depending on experience.

 

This is a high-level overview of the role we need you to fill for us:

 

This position is responsible for the collection of open accounts receivable, control credit issued to customers and perform credit evaluation of new customers. Develop bank policies while managing credit risk and resolve internal disputes preventing customer payment. Review and approve customer orders as required in a timely fashion.  Review and evaluate existing customer credit limits on a regular basis and approve or recommend increases where appropriate, with company authorization levels.

 

These skills and experiences will make you a good fit for this role:

 

  • Minimum of 2 year college or university degree in related field
  • Basic accounting knowledge
  • Credit analysis experience
  • Professional communication skills with the ability to communicate and interact effectively with all levels inside the organization and customers.
  • Proficient use of all Microsoft applications, and previous experience with MRP systems, SAP or SAP Business One considered a plus.
  • Must be self-motivated and results orientated and comfortable working in a fast paced, deadline driven environment.
  • Customer service experience considered a plus.
  • Must understand and follow all quality initiatives and processes for ISO 9001 and other quality standards.

 

 

What we can offer you as an employee of SIKA and Watson Bowman Acme Corp

 

The chance to bring new ideas, interesting areas for development, and taking responsibility early on are some of the key factors that drive Sika's pioneering spirit. Friendly, personable, and often surprisingly uncomplicated, that's how many of our employees describe their working relationships at Sika. We call this the Sika Spirit. Sika – Building Trust. Trust is the most important thing for us. We trust in the capabilities of all our Sika team members - every day.

 

  • We want to empower our team mates to make the best decision possible based on their personal experiences
  • We want our employees to take ownership of their roles and responsibilities
  • We want everyone to take positive action towards a rewarding goal
  • We want everyone to provide leadership to those around them regardless of their role within the company

 

Come BUILD YOUR CAREER with SIKA – Watson Bowman Acme!

 

Watson Bowman Acme is headquartered in Amherst, New York. WBA has developed and manufactured products for some of the world’s most unique and complex projects. While our core focus has been in expansion control for civil structures, our technical expertise has developed to be much further reaching. Today we have expanded beyond our core products and offer specialty products and services to not only the bridge and highway market, but also the parking and stadium, and architectural structures markets. The Wabo® brand and our products enjoy global recognition. Our expertise in expansion joint systems design has offered us the opportunity to design and build expansion joint systems for the most demanding of projects.

 

WBA is now part of Sika - building a champion for innovation and sustainability in the building materials industry. Sika has subsidiaries in over 100 countries around the world and employs more than 33,000 people. We are looking to hire a Credit and Collections Administrator to support our manufacturing site in Amherst, New York. Salary range between $57K-$68K, depending on experience.

 

This is a high-level overview of the role we need you to fill for us:

 

This position is responsible for the collection of open accounts receivable, control credit issued to customers and perform credit evaluation of new customers. Develop bank policies while managing credit risk and resolve internal disputes preventing customer payment. Review and approve customer orders as required in a timely fashion.  Review and evaluate existing customer credit limits on a regular basis and approve or recommend increases where appropriate, with company authorization levels.

 

These skills and experiences will make you a good fit for this role:

 

  • Minimum of 2 year college or university degree in related field
  • Basic accounting knowledge
  • Credit analysis experience
  • Professional communication skills with the ability to communicate and interact effectively with all levels inside the organization and customers.
  • Proficient use of all Microsoft applications, and previous experience with MRP systems, SAP or SAP Business One considered a plus.
  • Must be self-motivated and results orientated and comfortable working in a fast paced, deadline driven environment.
  • Customer service experience considered a plus.
  • Must understand and follow all quality initiatives and processes for ISO 9001 and other quality standards.

 

 

What we can offer you as an employee of SIKA and Watson Bowman Acme Corp

 

The chance to bring new ideas, interesting areas for development, and taking responsibility early on are some of the key factors that drive Sika's pioneering spirit. Friendly, personable, and often surprisingly uncomplicated, that's how many of our employees describe their working relationships at Sika. We call this the Sika Spirit. Sika – Building Trust. Trust is the most important thing for us. We trust in the capabilities of all our Sika team members - every day.

 

  • We want to empower our team mates to make the best decision possible based on their personal experiences
  • We want our employees to take ownership of their roles and responsibilities
  • We want everyone to take positive action towards a rewarding goal
  • We want everyone to provide leadership to those around them regardless of their role within the company

 

Come BUILD YOUR CAREER with SIKA – Watson Bowman Acme!

 


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