RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervises A/R Clerk and/or A/R Manager at multiple sales centers within region Analyzes account credit limits and reviews for necessary increases/decreases. Independently reviews A/R reports to determine accounts requiring follow up. Reviews A/R weekly with Sales Center A/R manager (if applicable) and communicates account status to the Sales Center, Regional and General Manager. Accurately processes and records in credit notes all contact, attempts to contact and any other pertinent information including payments to customer accounts on a daily basis. Ensures all follow-up calls are made daily on accounts with payment commitments, payment plans, etc. Includes reminder calls and correspondence to customers. Accurately processes and record in credit notes all contact, attempts to contact and any other pertinent information including payments to customer accounts on a daily basis. Negotiates payment schedules and adjustments Ensures that NSF policy is adhered to including initial calls, letters and involvement with law enforcement if necessary. Processes credit applications ensuring that they are completed correctly. Forwards to DCM within 3 business days. Analyzes aging reports to determine what collection steps are needed. Prepares account and customer information in preparation of monthly reviews with Divisional Credit Manger. Works in conjunction with the Division Credit Manager to determine the most appropriate method to approach customers that have not paid according to POOLCORP terms. Prepares Daily A/R payments and submit to the CAC by following all Pool Corp guidelines and Policy & Procedures. Enters new accounts into Prelude. Develops positive working relationships with customers and sales center personnel. Other job duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS: Associates Degree in Accounting or Business related discipline and two years experience in A/R and Credit & Collections. Knowledge of collection laws and cash reconciliation. Computer skills including the use of MS Office Programs. Able to perform business math such percentages, ratios, discounts and interests. Strong communication skills, both written and verbal. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to travel to several sales centers within the region and drive to bank locations. POOLCORP is a drug-free company and EOE, M/F/V/D.