Job Title: Billing and Cash Application Specialist
Job Location: Katowice, Poland
Work level: Specialist
Employment type: Full time
ekaterra is the biggest tea business in the world, with world class purpose driven brands such as Lipton, PG
tips and Pukka. eka stands for unity and one purpose while terra stands for earth and nature. As ekaterra we are united in one purpose: growing a world of wellbeing through the regenerative power of plants.
Present in more than 100 countries, ekaterra generated revenues of €2 billion in 2019, whilst part of Unilever. With 11 production factories in four continents and tea growing estates in three countries, ekaterra is a profitable and growing business offering a world of wellbeing with the regenerative power of plants to hundreds of millions of consumers. As a standalone entity, ekaterra is even better positioned to lead the industry with dedicated focus driving greater growth and value. Recently Unilever announced that it had agreed to sell ekaterra to CVC Capital Partners Fund VIII.
Under CVC’s ownership, ekaterra has an exciting future ahead with opportunities for increased investments in our brands, our people and our capabilities. Combining the strength and scale of its global iconic brands with speed and agility, ekaterra is brewing a ‘corporate start-up’ mindset that’s opening-up new opportunities to flourish every day – both for its business, and its people.
At ekaterra, we work alongside people who put consumer love at the heart of every decision. Diverse minds who celebrate new ideas, share our values and the commitment we have for the wellbeing of all. In return, we create an environment that gives our people space and freedom, where they can grow as leaders. A connected community where ideas can thrive. Where you explore new challenges. Learning all you need to master your field, and even more about yourself.
Be part of this amazing blend. Join our collective and help us grow a better world of wellbeing and a better you.
This permanent role will be part of a team of Specialists who report to INSERT ROLE in a region and support by conducting services relating to Billing & Cash Applications. Working alongside in market teams and functions such as Supply Chain & Finance. You will be oarto f sub-team, idea to dliver a high performing global Order to Cash function for ekaterra.
This will require working closely with global O2C, Finance and Supply Chain to meet Billing & Cash KPIs and financial targets
This permanent role will be part of a team ofBilling & Cash Applications Specialists who report to the EU Billing & Cash Applications Supervisor and support them by conducting services relating to Billing & Cash Applications. This will require working closely with global O2C, Finance and Supply Chain to meet Billing & Cash Applications KPIs and financial targets.
Your Key Responsibilities
Apply payments against invoices
Investigate unapplied cash
Reconcile customer accounts
Monitor billing exceptions where required
Resolve billing issues where required
Reissue bills where required
Check bank vs G/L
Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders to ensure business and customer needs are being met
Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Sciences or business (preferably Finance and/or Economics)
At least 3 years business experience preferably in Billing and Cash Applications processes
Familiar with SAP functionalities (with preference for SAP S/4HANA)
Good verbal and written communication skills
Action orientated to deliver results under time pressure
High analytical skills
Proven track record on improvement performance
Service oriented attitude
Able to adapt to changes quickly
Fluent in English and Polish Languages
The qualities we look for
ekaterra is made up of a special blend of individuals which make our teams exciting and diverse. To be part of our blend we are looking for individuals who think Green and are environmentally conscious, who understand the power of simplicity and who are accountable for their actions. We want those who infuse mastery and passion in everything they do to create great products and unforgettable experiences for our consumers.
What’s in it for you
We believe that growth is for everyone, we believe in growing leaders, and we believe in making space to grow an owner’s mentality. Like nature, we adapt, we change and we grow. We believe in connections over hierarchies and work levels. We have a 'corporate start-up' approach; we act with speed and agility and we have the strength and scale of a large corporation. We are building a better world of wellbeing, and a better you.
Unilever is an organisation committed to equity, inclusion and diversity to drive our business results and create a better future, every day, for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. At Unilever we are interested in every individual bringing their ‘Whole Self’ to work and this includes you! Thus if you require any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of your application so that we can support you through your recruitment journey.
Connect with us
We’re always looking to connect with those who share an interest in a sustainable future.
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