Senior Credit Controller

Schneider Electric
Auckland, NZ
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Mar 30, 2023

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Job Role
Credit Control
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a highly motivated and skilled Senior Credit Controller to join our Finance team in Auckland, New Zealand. You will be an important member of our team, working for a company that offers a supportive work culture fostering creativity and innovation, while also promoting work-life balance through flexible work arrangements. In addition, the company is dedicated to building a more sustainable and energy-efficient future and provides competitive compensation and benefits to its employees.

You will be managing the credit and collection activities for a large and diverse portfolio of accounts. Uniquely, your influence will be felt directly by interacting with the customer and all areas within Schneider to ensure customer queries, disputes and issues are resolved in a timely manner.

Some of the major responsibilities include however not limited to;
  • Maintain debtors overdue accounts to agreed company performance levels
  • Ensure collection of debtor's accounts occurs within credit terms and according to company policy and procedures
  • Regular reporting to Pacific Zone Credit Manager on account collection progress
  • Be the escalation point for resolution of disputed debt and collection issues across end user and distributor accounts
  • Manage customer interactions with empathy and take action to satisfy the customers immediate needs and prevent reoccurrence
  • Allocate cash against customer account open items

About You

You are a highly driven and confident professional who wants to work for a value-based organisation whose solutions are leading edge. This role is a key appointment and requires an individual confident when client facing, as much as you are comfortable being a "custodian" of credit process.

We have great systems in place to support your activity, all we need is sound judgement, experience to underpin your decision making, and the enthusiasm to build a career with us.

In addition, you possess the following relevant skills and attributes
  • Degree qualifications in Finance / Accounting or relevant discipline
  • Demonstrated experience of 3-5 years in a similar role
  • Knowledge of credit and credit related activities
  • Customer claims and dispute processes
  • ERP systems especially SAP
  • Strong Excel, written, verbal, negotiation, and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft suite of products

Join us at Schneider Electric and make a difference in the world while advancing your career!



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All applicants must have working rights in New Zealand at the time of application and will be required to provide documented evidence if selected for interview.

Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles from external agencies or suppliers via any method. If any candidates are submitted in an unsolicited manner, we will consider this as a direct candidate application to Schneider Electric and no fee will be payable

Why us?

Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation. Our technologies enable the world to use energy in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner. We strive to promote a global economy that is both ecologically viable and highly productive.

€25.7bn global revenue

137 000+ employees in 100+ countries

45% of revenue from IoT

5% of revenue devoted for R&D

You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled

It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected characteristic or conduct. Concerning agencies: Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for fees related to such.

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