Bridgestone Americas, Inc Senior Credit Analyst in Antioch, Tennessee

Overview

Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company.

Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries.

The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world’s largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.

Guided by its One Team, One Planet message, the company is dedicated to achieving a positive environmental impact in all of the communities it calls home.

Position Summary

The Shared Service Senior Credit Analyst role is located in Nashville, TN and under the direction of the Shared Business Services (SBS) Collections Manager. This role is responsible for credit and collections activities for multiple business units.

Responsibilities

  • Perform financial analysis and reviews with defined financial authority

  • Evaluate and approve order releases based on established authority levels

  • Perform vigorous collections efforts of customer account balances while maintaining customer relationships

  • Complete customer account reconciliations with moderate financial impact

  • Contact external customers as we as credit/store personnel to clarify or obtain additional information to accurately complete the collection

  • Works with other departments, outside providers, internal customers and external clients to resolve issues or improve process, and ensure understanding by all parties

  • Maintain delivery of service levels and generate and communicate results on same

  • Participate as a member of medium sized projects providing recommendations for continuous improvement

  • Use excellent verbal and written communication skills to build strong relationships, share recommendations and knowledge to multiple audiences including: cross functional teams, internal customers, external clients and management

  • Select tools and approach for work assignments and projects

  • Work with field and sales management regarding strategic and sensitive customer issues

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in accounting or relevant field required with 2 to 4 years related work experience.

REQUIRED COMPTENCIES

  • Colloboration

  • Communication

  • Managing Work

  • Continuous Learning

Employee Type Regular Full-Time

Degree Preferred 4 Year Degree

Requisition ID 2018-136024

Posted Date 6/11/2018

Location US-TN-Antioch

Zip Code 37013

Functional Area Shared Services

Category Shared Services

As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.