Credit/Accounts Receivable Officer (temp)

  • Company: Moët Hennessy Australia
  • Country / Region : Australia
  • Business group: Wines & Spirits
  • Contract type: Temporary Job
  • Function: Finance
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: MHAP00337
  • Date of publication: 2021.04.07


Moët Hennessy Australia has an exciting opportunity for a proactive and hands-on individual to join our dynamic team as Credit/Accounts Receivable Officer on a temporary contract, based in Sydney. Reporting to our Revenue Accounting Manager, this role is responsible for undertaking the full credit function in order to minimise credit risk and improve cash-flow for both the Moët Hennessy distribution company and the Estates and Wines businesses.

Exceptional Brands that Each Cultivate Their Own Uniqueness

Moët & Chandon, Krug, Veuve Clicquot, Dom Perignon, Glenmorangie, Belvedere and Hennessy are just some of the world renowned LVMH wines and spirit brands that have become synonymous with the most prestigious origins and terroirs complemented by our "local" icon Cloudy Bay, which shares a unique character and a strong culture of excellence.

Overseen by Moët Hennessy, these exceptional champagnes, wines and spirits from around the world come together as a collection of rare brands where heritage and innovation, authenticity and creativity converge.

"Our 26 Houses are all inspired by the same spirit of perfection, shaped by the ongoing quest for innovation they pursue daily, from production and marketing to distribution, in order to continually strengthen the appeal and reputation of our brands." Philippe Schaus, CEO of Moët Hennessy.


Your Profile - Skills & Experience Required

To be successful in this role you will have proven ability to:

 Complete cash collections, working towards KPIs such as collection, DSO and debt objectives.

  • Organise banking and cash allocations to customers and the follow up and resolution of receipts discrepancies.
  • Process new account applications and maintain customer credit records and parameters.
  • Review customer claims with relevant internal parties and prepare required documentation for approval.
  • Effectively use finance/sales systems for various tasks, such as claims processing.
  • Capture and record relevant AR collection transactions, reporting on Aged Receivables and following up on overdue balances.
  • Ensure applicable winery clearing accounts are maintained daily, reporting any receipt discrepancies or receipts as per agreed service level agreement between Moët Hennessy and the Wineries in the Estates and Wines business.
  • Monthly reporting and analysis as assigned.

At Moët Hennessy we believe in leading from the front and embodying our five values in everything that we do. To be part of the team, you are experienced in credit control or accounts receivable and have partnered with multi-site sales and distribution teams, with a spirit of conquest approach to work and life. You will have strong communication skills (verbal and written), with the ability to influence key stakeholders with elegance and integrity to achieve business wins. You will enjoy working as part of a team, sharing knowledge and insight of past experiences and new learnings. You are an individual that appreciates the finer things in life but acknowledges that all things must be practiced with epicureanism in mind.


Benefits & EVP

Moët Hennessy is part of the LVMH Group and shares the commitment to the advancement of exceptional talents both locally and internationally. As an organisation we believe that people make the difference and as such, we are committed to creating the future movers and shakers of tomorrow through a broad range of training and development opportunities and mentoring programs.

As a business we are also committed to shaping an organisation of inclusion and diversity, with flexible working and agile work practices that empower our people to excel in what they do. We reward our teams with competitive packages and benefits including product and travel allowances, along with peer recognition awards celebrating our successes.

Moët Hennessy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate and welcome diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment.

If this sounds like an opportunity that you would like to explore, please send through your CV today. Please be advised that only successful candidates will be contacted.