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Credit and Collections Analyst

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Credit and Collections Analyst- Portsmouth, NH Direct

American Resource is currently seeking a Credit and Collections Analyst for their client near Portsmouth, NH. The Credit and Collections Analyst evaluates customer credit worthiness for commercial accounts and sets appropriate credit limits according to corporate guidelines.  Continually monitors credit balances and payment histories making credit line corrections as necessary. Manages and performs collection activities for all commercial accounts.

Job Function/Responsibilities:

  • Perform credit analysis and make credit limit recommendations according to corporate guidelines.
  • Continually monitors and evaluates credit lines and payment activity ensuring that customers are maintaining “workable" credit balances, and making on time payments
  • Reviews and approves backlogs and open orders prior to order release to ensure timely shipments and customer satisfaction.
  • Proactively reviews all “on-hold" orders and works closely with customer, sales and other stake holders ensuring a quick resolution and timely order release.
  • Calculates customer coop claims.
  • Responsible for all collection activities on all commercial accounts.
  • Determines when delinquent accounts need to be submitted to attorney or outside agencies for collection.
  • Assists management in the formulation of credit and collection policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as required. 

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent.
  • Five years of collection experience with commercial accounts in a corporate environment. Heavy volume experience is strongly preferred.
  • In-depth analytical skills with strong attention to detail.
  • Creative problem solving skills, and the capacity to get things done.
  • Proficiency with all Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel.
  • Must display a customer focused work ethic with the ability to interact with all levels of employees and customers
  • Solid negotiation and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team.
  • Results driven individual who has demonstrated the ability to work in a fast paced environment.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience At least 5 year(s)
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Manufacturing, Accounting - Finance, Consumer Products
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID Bedford KM
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Credit and Collections Analyst

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