Credit Associate

  • Location
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • Salary
    $ 40000 - $ 45000
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Credit Associate 

Accounting Principals is currently seeking a dedicated Credit Associate with a minimum of 3 years credit experience for a full time position at a well-established HVAC distributor in the Phoenix area! This is a great temp direct hire role that offers the opportunity to work with a dynamic and goal-oriented team!


•             Perform underwriting analysis and investigations on existing and potential customers

•             Analyze financial information received from customer financial statements and various credit services

•             Make recommendations on extension of credit on both unsecured and secured risk

•             Follow closely the course of aging accounts and determine action needed

•             Perform collection calls for accounts at assigned levels

•             Process lien waivers

•             Reconcile short pays and applied Cash on branch accounts

•             Review lien / bond filing dates to ensure collectible of AR portfolio

•             Follow all required state/federal lien and bond laws for branches assigned

•             Follow up on disputes timely and work with Regional/Branch and salesman to resolve

•             Facilitate placement of accounts with collection agencies and recommend legal action when necessary

•             Communicate regularly with Regional / Branch and salesman regarding collection matters

•             Perform other duties as assigned


Analytical credit skills

•             Excellent communication skills both oral and written

•             Organizational and Interpersonal skills

•             Ability to handle stress successfully

•             Ability to manage time and multi-task

•             Ability to work independently on assigned tasks

•             General computer skills (Windows, Office, Excel)

•             Ability to problem solve and use good judgment on decisions

•             Ability to work as a team


•             Prefer 4-year college degree in business, accounting, or finance

•             Business to business collections experience

Employment Type:

Direct Hire



Work Hours:

 8:00AM-5:00PM, 40 hours per week

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