Accountancy & Finance JobsCredit & Collections Financial Analyst

  • GJ50945
  • Permanent
  • Galway, Galway City

Collins McNicholas

Credit and Collections Financial Analyst with 3 years plus experience in a multinational environment.  Galway. 


  • Perform forecasting of Accounts Receivables, Cash Collections/CEI and Days Sales Outstanding (DSO)
  • Report on actual A/R performance, track key operational metrics and prepare departmental dashboards to include: DSO, Collections Effectiveness Index (CEI), Worklist management, Dispute management, Write-offs, refunds and bad debt reserve, Credit limit changes etc.
  • Analyze past collection results, perform variance analysis, identify trends and make recommendations to leadership for improvements
  • Analyze collection performance of key customer segments and work with Credit Manager to implement targeted collection strategies
  • Evaluate KPI’s by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and alert leadership of any trends which will impact the performance of key metrics against targets
  • Prepare month-end/quarter-end schedules for Corporate Finance and provide commentary for flux analysis as part of the month-end and quarter-end packages
  • Work closely with the accounting team to ensure accurate financial reporting



  • Accounting Technician or equivalent credit qualification desirable
  • Third Level Diploma/Degree an advantage
  • 3+ years relevant experience in an accounts receivable role in multinational environment.
  • SAP/FSCM Collections Module or other major ERP Systems experience is desirable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential
  • Excel & Reporting experience is essential

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Noeleen Stewart.



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