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Credit and Collections Manager-Converse, TX

Converse, TX, US, 78109

Construction Accessories


Job ID:  217539


Meadow Burke, a CRH company, is a premier manufacturer and distributor for the concrete construction industry. For more than seven decades, we have served architects, engineers, and contractors with a superior line of concrete reinforcing products, concrete forming accessories, road and bridge products, and industry leading products for precast and tilt-up construction.


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The Credit and Collections Manager is responsible for oversight of the credit and collections for Meadow Burke LLC, coordinating and working closely with team members to monitor and ensure compliance with collection laws and collection policies. The position will develop processes and procedures in line with the goals and objectives of the company. This person must be able to initiate, maintain and grow solid relationships with our supply chain, plant management, sales, and finance teams to assess existing processes and procedures, and develop improvement opportunities related to customer account management to minimize operational risk while improving cash flow. The position will report to the Controller.


Essential Duties


  • Develop and manage effective collection strategies, aiming to decrease DSO and increase cash flow
  • Establish strategies for continuous improvement of metrics and clarity of reporting
  • Serve as the ultimate point of escalation for all past due problem accounts, credit hold decisions, and disputes
  • Build relationships and develop report-out cadence with sales and plant management to drive effective dispute resolution and optimize customer focus
  • Manage bad debt reserve discussions
  • Prepare customer aging reports
  • Respond to inquiries from customers, and research/resolve outstanding credit issues
  • Develop new credit policies and procedures aiming to mitigate risk and/or increase efficiency
  • Review A/R ledger and hold daily or weekly touchpoints to discuss problem accounts with team
  • Write credit correspondence, working with legal department as required
  • Own ultimate responsibility for all A/R collections functions
  • Maintain bond and lien rights, always ensuring to minimize risk exposure of Meadow Burke
  • Review and approve all lien waiver requests from customers
  • Perform analytical review and reporting within accounts receivable
  • Support ERP and technology upgrade projects related to credit, collections, and A/R as required
  • Other responsibilities and duties as assigned




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • 5+ years of related experience in credit, accounts receivable and collections
  • Prior collections and A/R experience, including knowledge of regulations and compliance requirements.
  • Knowledge of lien laws
  • Prior experience with credit rating and risk scoring tools such as D&B
  • Prior experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX a plus
  • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to communicate with all levels within the organization, customers and vendors
  • Ability to maintain accuracy in a very detailed work environment, highly detail oriented
  • Proficient in PC skills, accounting software, Internet-based programs, MS Office Suite


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Meadow Burke, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Oct 22, 2020

Nearest Major Market: San Antonio

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