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Title:  Manager, Accounts Receivable

Req ID:  15329
Category:  Finance
City:  Mentor
State:  OH
Postal Code:  44060
Description: 

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the centralized North American accounts receivable function.  Responsible for ensuring that timely Customer invoicing and cash application occurs. Provides supervision, direction, training, guidance, and instruction to direct reports and other personnel both within and outside of the department. The Accounts Receivable Manager will regularly interact with the credit, treasury operations and customer service departments. This position will have 2 direct and 5 indirect reports.

Duties

Accounts Receivable – 90%

  1. Oversee the North American centralized accounts receivable department functions including automated invoicing, manual billing, and cash application while ensuring all financial transactions are recorded accurately. Approve account reconciliations and analyze reconciliation items to gain understanding of root cause.  Develop action plans to resolve discrepancies and implement process improvements.
  2. Supervise two direct reports and five indirect reports in accounts receivable.  Responsibilities include performance reviews, coaching, training, and monitoring quality and efficiencies in the department.  
  3. Develop policies, procedures, operational controls and standards. Establish Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Accounts Receivable department and review regularly with the team.
  4. Prepare metrics and analyze data to ensure resources are properly allocated to maximize efficiency and customer satisfaction. 
  5. Timely prepare quarterly bad debt reserve roll forward and annual summary for 10-K.
  6. Act as primary liaison between STERIS and commercial banks regarding accounts receivable services and activities. Recommends and implements improvements to current accounts receivable processes.  Take ownership and meet all assigned deadlines for special projects and business initiatives.
  7. Stay updated on industry and legislative changes and accounts receivable technology advancements.
  8. Oversee Business Process Ownership (BPO) requirements for accounts receivable function. 

Other – 10%

  1. Perform other duties and special projects as assigned.

Duties - cont'd

Required Experience

In lieu of degree:

1.         10 years of experience in accounts receivable, including at least 3 years of supervisory experience

2.         Accredited Receivables Manager (ARM) certification a plus

With 4 yr degree:

1.         5 years of experience in accounts receivable, including at least 3 years of supervisory experience

2.         Accredited Receivables Manager (ARM) certification a plus

Education Degree

Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Business

 

STERIS plc is a $2B+, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 12,000 employees worldwide.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  15329
Category:  Finance
City:  Mentor
State:  OH
Postal Code:  44060


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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