Every day more than 800 Service Foods people around 17 branches in New Zealand work hard to enhance our customer's business by providing high level customer service, by being able to provide a superior range of products through innovation and supply chain. Our success as an organisation is a direct result of our employees' dedication and commitment to creating an environment they are proud to work in. We live our values of creativity, resilience, inclusivity, collaboration, work ethic and humility.The opportunity:We are looking for a dedicated, committed Accounts Receivable Officer to join our Finance team operating from our branch at Wiri, Auckland. Immediate startFixed Term contract- 2/10/23-31/03/24 Monday to Friday- 40 hours per weekCompetitive pay rate- $60,000paLocation- Aerovista Place, WiriThe role:If you are ready for the next challenge in AR, have hands-on experience plus an eye for detail, the skills to perform and an attitude to deliver, we would love to hear from you. Being part of our AR team, you will be working together in accurate and efficient management of debtors. You will be processing invoices/credit notes and doing debt collection in accordance with our business policies and procedures. Maintenance and monitoring of customer accounts Send out customer statements on a weekly, fortnightly and monthly basis Daily banking tasks and process customer credits Work together with the AR team to effectively collect monies owing Dealing with debt collection agencies end to end Manage and deal with slow paying and bad debt customers Build rapport and effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.The right candidate:You will love Credit Control and ideally have worked in a similar role previously. You will bring with you, your experience of working within a finance team where you have worked with B2B customers. You will ideally utilise your strong customer service skills and be someone who is a natural over the phone or by email to follow up payments. Have Knowledge of Accounts receivable processes and terminology Ideally have 2-3 years of experience in AR Be focused, thorough and self-motivated Have attention to detail and accuracy second to noneStrong, accurate numerical skill & analytical acumenExcellent written and verbal communicationExperienced user of MS office suite especially ExcelInterested candidates please apply online with CV and cover letter.To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.