OldCastle Accounts Receivable Analyst - Atlanta, GA in Atlanta, Georgia
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Oldcastle Lawn & Garden, a division of Oldcastle, is one of the largest manufacturers of bagged and bulk decorative mulch, soil, stone, and limestone products in the nation with over 40 production facilities. We take pride in serving a diverse group of customers including independent garden centers, mass retailers, landscapers, contractors, and homeowners.
This position is responsible for the administration and collection of major retail Home Center, customer accounts for the Lawn & Garden division of Oldcastle Architectural Products. Position is primarily responsible for oversight, research and resolution of open balances.
Job Description Summary
Maintain oversight for Home Center receivable accounts
Perform account research, data analysis & make customer contacts to confirm valid outstanding balances
File valid claims for payments using Home Center portals
Maintain supporting documentation and/or electronic files for all claims, credits & any other related documents
Assist with month end closing process
Assist Credit Manager & CFO with miscellaneous duties as needed
Associate’s degree in related business discipline or minimum 2 years of proven success in job related experience. Combination of education & experience considered
Previous accounting and A/R experience
Skilled and accurate with data entry, data research & effective problem solving
Proven ability to professionally communicate (verbal & written) with customers, vendors, business partners and all levels of leadership
Proven record as strong team player able to quickly and effectively build professional relationships, trust and credibility
Required Technical Proficiency
General PC navigation skills
Use of ERP systems
Internet based software programs, specific emphasis on:
MS Office Applications
High Level proficiency with use of Excel
- Previous experience in an accounting role supporting Retail Home Center accounts desirable but not required
Ability to provide on-site office presence to a staff of traveling professionals
Ability to perform sedentary work, occasional walking, standing, squatting, and bending required
Ability to lift up to 10 lbs. and carry small objects; and occasionally lift up to 25 lbs.
Prolonged sitting, repetitive use of fingers and hands for typing
Available to work overtime as necessary
May be required to work under deadlines and stressful conditions
What Oldcastle Offers You
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!
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Lawn and Garden is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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