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AR Analyst

Job Description

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies and a member of the S&P 500. LyondellBasell ( manufactures products at 55 sites in 17 countries. LyondellBasell products and technologies are used to make items that improve the quality of life for people around the world including; packaging, electronics, automotive parts, home furnishings, construction materials and biofuels.

Basic Function

The position of Accounts Receivable Analyst reports directly to the AR Supervisor in Houston. The AR &Invoicing team is part of the global Order to Cash Operations organization and is responsible for cash application and miscellaneous invoicing (including issue resolutions). Further, the team prepares and executes commission payments for NA agents and prepares AR related Account Reconciliations and support to Internal and External Audit as required.

The position's key responsibilities include the the timely application of all incoming Cash related to Customer payments, the issue of miscellaneous invoices on request and the preparation of agent commissions settlements.

Roles & Responsibilities

On a daily basis performs review of Cash Application items not processed automatically and clear open items to Customer accounts.

Issues manual entries for miscellaneous 3rd party invoices upon request, and files appropriate information.

Prepares AR related accounts. Account Reconciliations in Certification.

Performs third party sales agent commissions reconciliations and settlements.

On request assists and provide necessary documentation to internal and external auditors in support of audits.

Min. Qualifications


Bachelor's Degree or University Degree preferred, preferably in Accounting or Economics.

Previous Experience required:

3 to 5 years' experience in a large-scale operations finance and accounting department is required. Relevant experience in Order to Cash processes and applications is preferable.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Extensive knowledge and skills in Microsoft Office applications are required, advanced users of excel/access required. . Prior experience with SAP ERP system required, knowledge of Hanse Orga Cash Application tool is a plus.
  • Good communication and teamwork skills are essential given the multicultural environment and the landscape in which our department operates.
  • Basic understanding of Accounting principles, USGAAP and IFRS knowledge are a plus.
  • Basic understanding of SOX/404 requirements and ability to work with Internal Controls, Internal and External Auditors.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Able to prioritize tasks, meet deadline, work under pressure and organize his / her work.
  • Able to recognize improvement opportunities and recommend actions to manager / leadership team.

CompetenciesBuilds effective teamsCollaboratesCultivates innovationCustomer focusDemonstrates courageDrives resultsEnsures accountabilityInstills trust and exemplifies integrity

Must be at least 18 years of age and must be legally authorized to work in the United States (US) on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship.

LyondellBasell does not accept or retain unsolicited résumés or phone calls and/or respond to them or to any third party representing job seekers.

LyondellBasell is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The US EEO is the Law poster is available here.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Manufacturing, Skilled Labor - Trades
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Chemical, Energy - Utilities - Gas - Electric, Manufacturing
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 604040700
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AR Analyst

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