Cummins Inc. Regional Credit Officer in Scoresby, Australia

Regional Credit Officer


At Cummins you work with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are empowered to generate and deliver bespoke solutions for customers, communities and the environment.

This is what we call Working Right.

We are currently seeking a dynamic and agile individual to join our Finance team as a Credit Officer to support our valued customers throughout our South Pacific region (Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea). Reporting to the Accounts Receivable Manager, you will be responsible for a high volume of administrative activities and collection of debt requiring much interaction with stakeholders of all levels.

As a Credit Officer based at our Scoresby regional headquarters, your daily responsibilities will include

  • Maintenance of accounts within the Accounts Receivable portfolio

  • Developing and maintaining process documents for key accounts

  • Account reconciliation’s on a 30 day cycle

  • Maintain and Administer disputes

  • Preparation of files for transfer to Debt recovery

  • Develop critical business relationships with relevant stakeholders

  • Maintenance of records database

  • Escalation of unresolved queries and business critical information to the A/R Manager within set time frames.

  • Ensure all customer accounts are registered in the customer portal

  • Identify changes in payment patterns to prevent bad debt

To be successful in this role, you will need to possess the following:

  • An ability to prioritise workload and work well under pressure

  • Exceptional problem solving skills

  • A professional phone manner

  • A demonstrated ability to meet deadlines

  • Exemplary customer service skills

  • An ability to work in a team environment

  • An ability to build rapport and relationships

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Flexibility

You must also be able to demonstrate a successful history of working in a high volume transactional environment. Previous exposure to Accounts Receivable and understanding of Accounting and Audit principles is highly desirable, however not essential for this role.

In return for your efforts you will receive:

  • An opportunity to advance your career within and innovative global industry leader

  • A competitive remuneration package

  • Joining a values based organization who embrace diversity

  • Our caring and collaborative culture

  • Our ‘hire to develop’ mantra with a strong emphasis on promoting from within through developing and implementing tailored development and succession plans


Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Scoresby, Distributor RO BR 900

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Sep 10, 2017, 6:45:25 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170005GJ