General Electric Accounts Receivable Specialist Intern in Budapest, Hungary

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Role Summary:

Account Receivable activities related to the assigned GE business portfolio.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Resolve customer receivable issues, disputes, and/or claims with Customer Service and Commercial colleagues by collecting, analysing, and reviewing client data.

  • Resolve customer inquiries promptly & accurately, by understanding customer market & needs.

  • Proactively contact customers for prompt collection or resolution of aged receivables, by regularly collecting & analysing customer data.

  • Be responsible for customer financial order approval/releases, by balancing the needs of the customer with the financial realities of their liquidity.

  • Have a controllership overview of the dunning cycle/letters.

  • Establish and maintain appropriate credit lines for new and existing customers with the Risk Team by analysing customer financials.

  • Balance risk and growth objectives by providing a strong link to the commercial, and actively supporting Credit/ Risk analyses and reviews.

  • Coordinate Payment Plan proposals, pre-bankruptcy and pre-receivership recoveries, once approved by the risk department.

  • Accomplish all your responsibilities in line with GE's compliance and integrity requirements.

  • Support Team members by executing or coordinating non-core collection activities

  • Responsible for maintaining high level of data quality of our systems (customer contact details…etc)

  • Request the necessary financials or certifications (e.g tax, retention) from the customers

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Business School Degree in progress

  • Ability to work under pressure in a dynamic environment.

  • Microsoft Office proficiency, especially Excel.

  • Fluent English and preferably Spanish or any other languages

  • Ability to be pro-active and to think “outside the box”.

  • Excellent proven interpersonal and teamwork skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Cultural awareness in an diverse and international environment.

  • Thirst for learning

Desired Characteristics:

  • Multilingual preferred

Locations: Hungary; Budapest

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.