Bidfood NZ is an internationally owned company with a global reputation and a supplier of quality products to a wide range of customers. The business is driven by a sharp focus on customer needs and demands.
The Rotorua Team - Are proactive and passionate about what they do. We enjoy working as a team and embrace the diversity of people, ideas, talent and experience in our work environment. Our vision is to be the best foodservice distributor in the area by being innovative and responsive to the interest and continued success of our customers, which in turn provides the success of our co-workers, suppliers and community. Aligned to our vision we pride ourselves in taking the lead, keeping it real and standing together.
A position is available for an experienced Accounts Receivable / Credit Controller. The hours will be a 40 hour working week from Monday to Friday
The role requires building strong relationships with customers, developing rapport from the outset and ensuring that this is maintained when managing the credit control process. The successful candidate will find themselves challenged by a large and varied customer base so no two days will be the same.
This is a critical position within a busy department and we need someone who has outstanding communication skills, who is comfortable with conflict management and has a high level of negotiation skills. You will also need in-depth reconciliation and accuracy skills, impeccable attention to detail, intermediate / advanced excel skills, and a taste for problem solving whilst maintaining healthy relationships with all those you deal with.
Strong time management and organisation skills are a must as you will be juggling multiple tasks as well as taking responsibility for meeting deadlines.
Responsibilities include ensuring all debtor balances remain current, accurate processing of receipts and timely follow up of overdue balances. This role will also involve the preparation of weekly debtors' reports to management, the set-up and maintenance of customer files, processing of credits and rebates and support for office administrative operations.
We are looking for a confident, articulate communicator with the ability to build rapport with both internal personnel and external customers. Ideally previous experience in an accounts receivable / credit control position is being sought.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa