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Group Collections Manager

Do you thrive in an environment, where your influence is more important than your power?

Wrist Group is looking for a Group Collections Manager to drive the collection activities, including the need to re-define current processes and practices after an organizational transition from local structure to a global approach incl. shared service set-up. The role will predominantly be focused on collection strategies and operations, but will also be responsible for managing the Group’s credit policy and process.

With reference to the Group Finance Director, you will be part of a dedicated Group Finance team with decentral process managers in the regions and with a strong shared service team in Manila, Philippines. The position is based in Noerresundby, Denmark.

Key responsibilities:

  • Oversee the full implementation of the transition from local to shared service collections processes.
  • Continuous improvement of these operational collection processes and implement best practice throughout the organization.
  • Together with the local and regional management; prioritize and strategize on the most effective methods to minimize loss and maintain strong customer relations.
  • The role has one direct report - a Global Group Collector, based in Texas, and indirect leadership of Global AR Team consisting of teams regionally and a team at the shared service center Manila. External advisors are available for difficult collection situations.
  • Secure optimal system support to the collection processes.
  • Provide credit rating, grants and recommendation of credits to new and potential customers.
  • Monitor and follow-up on registered credit lines.
  • Act as the member of the Credit committee, and provide the necessary communication to minimize risks or losses.

Qualifications & requirements:

  • Minimum 10 years of experience of operating within finance processes in an international company, preferably in a role with significant account receivables.
  • Formal education at Master or Bachelor level within a finance discipline preferred.
  • Must be fluent in English, and comfortable working in an English speaking environment.
  • Working in many different time zones will require work schedule flexibility.

People and personality skills

  • The role calls for strong relations building skills (business leaders, collectors and customers alike).
  • Ability to act in ambiguous situations, and managing a non-linear process where many stakeholders must be heard.
  • Risk alert mindset.

We offer:
You can look forward to a professional and challenging job in a global company with an ambitious growth strategy. We offer a positive, informal and international working environment where you will be surrounded by skilled colleagues. We wish to be the best at what we do, and everything we do, is based on our values of “Hard Working, Winning Attitude, and Customer Orientation”. The salary will correspond with your qualifications and results.

Apply for the job:
If you are interested, please upload your application and CV here: Upload Application & CV no later than 31 January 2022. Feel free to contact Kim Rüsz on tel.: +45 2020 7941 or kimr@wrist.com for more details. Starting day is as soon as possible.

Visit wrist.com or our LinkedIn profile for further information.

About Wrist Ship Supply

Wrist Ship Supply is the world’s leading ship and offshore supplier of provisions and stores with a market share of around 9%. Wrist offers a global 24/7 service, including handling of owners’ goods, shipping, airfreight and related marine services that meet the demands of international organisations as well as local businesses.

From offices around the globe all Wrist staff takes pride in making it easy for customers to receive their supplies – where and when requested – efficiently and at the best possible price. Wrist’s mission is to provide expert care – making our customers’ life at sea better.

Since 2007, the majority shareholder in Wrist has been Altor Fund II.