Fortive Corporation Accounts Receivable Manager in Beaverton, Oregon

Accounts Receivable Manager

About Us:

Tektronix is a place where people are challenged to explore the boundaries of what’s possible, bringing the digital future one step closer every day. Our work accelerates technological breakthroughs that are revolutionizing culture and industry worldwide. Through precision-engineered measurement solutions, we work with our customers to eliminate the barriers between inspiration and realization of world-changing technologies. Realize your true potential at Tektronix – join us in revolutioneering a better tomorrow.

Description:

Description:

Oversee the entire accounts receivable cycle for the Americas region and drive

AR results globally through collaboration with regional team leaders. Direct management over credit team in the

Americas (5-10 direct reports), responsibility to set targets and deliver

results for AR, DSO, bad debt globally. A

key leader in driving working capital results for the company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Setobjectives for the accounts receivable team that align with company financialgoals.

  • Manage andsupport accounts receivable team and train new team members.

  • Develop& manage an engaged, collaborative, and results oriented collections team.

  • Ensuretimely collection and application of payments.

  • Negotiatewith clients in non-payment cases.

  • Prepareweekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual aging reports.

  • Establishand track KPIs such as Days Sales Outstanding (DSO).

  • Apply dailymanagement principles to engage direct team and global teams in deliveringresults.

  • Maintain anddrive continuous improvement in collection policies and procedures.

  • Createcustomer score cards that measure and track behavior patterns.

  • Assist inshaping sales force behavior that aligns with the best interest of theorganization.

  • Manage andtrack customer deductions and drive the collection of any disputes.

  • Stay up todate on industry best practices and drive best practice sharing across regionalteams.

  • Work inpartnership with the IT team and global teams to drive improved reportingprocesses.

  • Makerecommendations to improve the quality of invoicing and collection procedures.

  • Setsaccurate forecasts and plans for AR, DSO both regionally and globally.

  • Developsannual plans and drives clear actions to deliver improved resultsyear-over-year regionally and globally.

  • Applyeffective, data based, collaborative, and cross-functional problem solving whenresults are behind target.

  • Manager ARclose activities.

  • Report on ARresults and forecast to executive leadership.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’sdegree in Accounting.

  • 5 years ofexperience in credit and collections.

  • Proven workexperience as a manager.

  • Hands-onexperience with accounting software, Oracle preferred.

  • Superiorspreadsheets skills and a good knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

  • Excellentanalytical skills along with the ability to create and present detailed reports.

  • Ability toaccurately process numerical data.

  • Managerial skillsand experience are a must.

  • Knowledgeand understanding of D&B reporting is required.

Professional

traits:

  • Exhibits excellentjudgment.

  • Entrepreneurialproblem solver with strong troubleshooting skills.

  • Resultsoriented with high standards.

  • Ability tohire and develop strong people.

  • Ability toeffectively manage time, multi-task, and prioritize projects to meet establisheddeadlines.

  • Ability tocommunicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and written.

  • Thinksstrategically but stays on top of tactical execution.

  • Continuousimprovement mindset.

This is a full-time

position based in Beaverton, Oregon.

Due to US Department of Commerce export control regulations governing technical data of Tektronix products, Tektronix needs to know the citizenship of all its employees. Note that US Citizenship is not required for most positions. Hired candidates will be asked to bring proof of citizenship (passport, birth certificate, green card, visa or similar) on their first day of work.

All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening, background/criminal check, and if applicable a motor vehicle record search and/or financial record check.

Candidates with less education/experience may be considered for other opportunities

Fortive Corporation Overview:

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.

Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com at https://fortive.taleo.net/enterprise/enterprise/ .

Job: Finance / Accounting

Primary Location: North America-United States-OR-Beaverton

Organization: Tektronix

Schedule: Full-time

EEO Statement: "The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a ""Fortive Company."" Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail applyassistance@fortive.com to request accommodation."

Req ID: TEK008315