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Cummins Inc. Accounts Receivable Assistant in Darlington, United Kingdom

Accounts Receivable Assistant


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We are looking for an experienced Accounts Receivable Assistant to join our team specializing in Finance for our Corporate Business Segment in Darlington.

This is a permanent contract working 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday 8.00am -4.00pm

Salary is £25,700

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Works with internal and external customers to procure payment of Accounts Receivable balances due.

  • Performs activities under moderate supervision.

  • Processes payments made by customers.

  • Prepares statements of accounts for customers.

  • Answers basic customer inquiries.

  • Prepares analysis of accounts.

  • May conducts root cause analysis of late payments and suggests process improvements.Assists in preparing month end reporting.

  • Participates in projects related to Accounts Receivable improvement.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


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

  • To work with a high volume of internal and external customers over the telephone and via e mail using standardised customer collection processes.

  • Prepare reports and information to show the progress and the status of each customer.

  • Work closely with the Marketing and Sales teams as appropriate to resolve any Accounts Receivable issues and to build, open and honest partnerships.

  • Works’ cross-functionally and/or with multiple Business Units and customers to identify potential problems and potential solutions.

  • Fully participating in continual improvement projects related to Accounts Receivable processes.

  • Working as a key part of a multi skilled team.

  • Cover additional responsibilities within the team where needed.

  • Manages European Ledgers

  • Follows Standard Customers collection strategy

  • Experience of working in a client focused role using the telephone and e-mail.

  • Experience of MS Office including intermediate Excel skills.

  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) to establish strong customer relationships.

  • Ability to priorities work effectively.

  • Excellent organisational skills.

  • Communications skills must be of a high standard.

  • Fluent in another European language would be desirable

Minimum of 5 GCSEs including A\

    • C grade Math’s and English (or equivalent) or NVQ Level 3 in Business Administration.


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Centenary House

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Apr 27, 2022, 7:23:57 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Business Services

Req ID: 220002XH