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Credit Control Analyst - Spanish

Date: Mar 16, 2019

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands, NL

Company: HARMAN International

Requisition Id : 114305 

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Job Description



Position Summary:


This position is within HARMAN’s EMEA Lifestyle Division, based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The Harman Lifestyle Consumer Audio SBU is dealing with over 1,000 direct accounts and an annual turnover of approximately 700M EUR. The Credit Control Analyst is responsible for the cash collection process, has a supporting role in operational control, managing customer trade terms and to the company’s working capital performance. The Credit Control team consists of 7 Credit Controllers and 1 Credit Control Coordinator reporting to the International Manager Credit Control. These positions are mainly centralized in Amsterdam, partly based in the local sales region in France and UK. Customer Master Maintenance and Cash Reconciliation are centralized tasks in the Hungary Shared Service Center over which the Credit Control Manager holds functional responsibility.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Credit Control, involving managing AR account balances, dispute management, dunning and monitoring and maintaining DSO ratios
  • Monitoring current personal and departmental work processes according to Global guidelines
  • Maintenance of an accurate rebate program and process
  • Customer relation management by timely account reconciliation and administrative support with customer accounts
  • Customer Master data and Credit Management master data management
  • Manage Process efficiency and effectiveness and SOX-compliance
  • Actively drive results improvement, manage improvement projects
  • Providing standard and ad hoc reporting to management, accounts, sales division and corporate RA


Basic Qualifications:


  • Fluency in English and Spanish is a must
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or equivalent
  • At least 2+ years of Credit Control experience preferably in international environment
  • Ability to work effectively in commercial environment, representing finance function


Preferred Qualifications & Desired Competencies:



  • Strict focus on financial KPI’s, risk management and process control


Team Player:

  • Proven team player with solid communication and interpersonal skills who can effectively work with commercial organization, customers, internal back-office and management.


Change Orientation:

  • Sharp focus on business developments, balancing against credit risks


Customer Focus:

  • Service function towards commercial organization, support in business process.



  • Be very self-conscious how to come across in different circumstances, to both internal and external customers.



Eligibility Requirements:


  • Willingness to work in an office in Amsterdam, The Netherlands



About HARMAN International

Headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, HARMAN (NYSE: HAR) designs, manufactures, and markets a wide range of infotainment and audio solutions for the automotive, consumer, and professional markets. It is a recognized world leader across its customer segments with premium brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, and Mark Levinson® and leading-edge connectivity, safety and audio technologies. The company is admired by audiophiles across multiple generations and supports leading professional entertainers and the venues where they perform. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and infotainment systems. HARMAN has a workforce of about 14,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia and reported sales of $4.3 billion for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013. Harman is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Looking for a challenge where your experience is val

HARMAN ( designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and services supporting the Internet of Things.  With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. Our software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. HARMAN has a workforce of approximately 30,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. In March 2017, HARMAN became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics. HARMAN is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or Protected Veterans status.  HARMAN offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with HARMAN!  (

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