Credit and Collections Associate

Lewisville, TX 75057 United States of America

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At Anixter, we give you an opportunity for a career and a great work environment. We are a friendly, employee focused organization that prides itself on customer service, flawless execution and a hard day’s work. If you are looking for a great work environment, great benefits and an opportunity to grow your career, please read on!

Position Purpose:
Credit and Collections associate is responsible for past due accounts, approving orders and setting credit lines within level of authority. Responsible for gathering and reviewing credit information and making recommendations for credit lines based on required criteria. Strong customer service skills with the ability to work closely with customers and Sales. Ideal candidates will possess strong negotiation, oral, and problem solving skills as well as the ability to work independently in a fast-paced work environment. Being a team player is key and a positive attitude is an absolute must.

Primary responsibilities:
• Collections of past due receivables for assigned portfolio of accounts
• Heavy customer contact both written and verbal daily
• Documents information about financial status of customer and collection efforts
• Works closely with Sales and Management to communicate customer issues and help resolve
• Identify collection issues
• Analysis of credit information to recommend and set credit lines
• Entering activated accounts and supporting credit documentation into the Global Credit library
• Releasing of On Hold orders
• Receives payments and notates the amount paid on customer account/invoice
• Account analysis and reconciliation
• Preparation of delinquent accounts for 3rd party collections

Desired knowledge and skill set:
• Minimum of 1 year of experience in B2B credit/collections
• Ability to understand and interpret financial Information, learn systems and processes quickly to keep pace with corporate environment and changes
• Working knowledge of Lien and Bond Laws, preferred but not required
• Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and maintain focus and accuracy while addressing multiple priorities
• A quick-learner with the initiative and confidence to investigate, problem solve, and make informed decisions, in a timely and efficient manner
• Ideal candidate is a dependable self-starter/team player with a strong work ethic
• Exceptional customer service skills with a positive attitude
• Excellent communication skills, verbal and written, must be detailed-oriented and well organized
• Advanced Excel skills preferred
• Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Outlook

About Anixter – Who We Are We enable the connected world. From securer facilities and communities, to more efficient networks and industrial environments, we deliver the infrastructure solutions—and intelligence—that sustain our customers businesses. Through our superior product offerings, unmatched global distribution network, expert supply chain management and technical know-how, we drive efficiency and effectiveness to benefit our customer’s bottom line.

Anixter International is a leading global distributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical & Electronic Solutions and Utility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect and power valuable assets and critical infrastructures. From enterprise networks to industrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications to electric power distribution, we offer full-line solutions, and intelligence, that create reliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses and communities. Through our unmatched global distribution network along with our supply chain and technical expertise, we help lower the cost, risk and complexity of our customers’ supply chains.

Anixter, with over $7 billion in annual revenue, adds value to the distribution process by providing our customers access to 1) innovative supply chain solutions, 2) over 450,000 products and $1.2 billion in inventory, 3) approximately 320 warehouses/branch locations with approximately 9 million square feet of space and 4) locations in over 300 cities in more than 50 countries.

* Medical, Dental and Pharmacy plan eligibility after 60 days
* Access to virtual doctor for common illnesses. Get advice from a doctor without leaving your home!
* Annual health screenings available at no cost to you
* 401k with 50% company match up to 5%
* Vacation time
* Holiday pay
* Employee preferred provider discounts through
* Tuition reimbursement
* Employee Referral Program – Big $$$ for referring great employees!
* Employee Assistance Program
* Life insurance programs
* Short and Long Term Disability programs
* Health saving options (FSA and HSA)
* Many more benefits available!

Check us out on the web at for more information. We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times.

Anixter is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran

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Anixter is an Affirmative Action employer and an inclusive environment. We welcome all races, ethnicities, genders, religions, and ages, candidates who are veterans, disabled, LGBT, and we welcome diverse viewpoints and experiences. Our employees reflect our customers, vendors, and communities.

We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times.

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