Ericsson Careers


Plano, Texas
Corporate Shared Services

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Jan 12, 2019

Collector, Plano TX


At MediaKind, we give our employees the freedom to think big. Your ideas and innovations can turn into achievements that impact society and change the world. Are you ready to be a change-maker?


We are now looking for a Cash Collector to collect payments before or on the due date to contribute to Ericsson’s cash flow. In this role, you will continuously follow up on the resolution of collection issues/disputes with both internal partners and the customer. All collection activities aim to ensure that the outstanding invoices are paid in time and that the future business is not jeopardized.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders
  • You will be responsible for securing internal process compliance
  • You will analyze and support resolution of disputes
  • Deliver insight with regards to O2C optimization
  • Perform cash collection forecast and SOX controls


Key Qualifications: 

  • Education:  A degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Economics, or equivalent
  • Min years of experience: 2-3 years
  • You have knowledge in Treasury and Credit management practices
  • You have the ability to communicate in the customer’s preferred language, as well as an openness to and respect for other cultures.
  • You have a background in Finance/Accounting with Treasury knowledge
  • Strong business understanding and Modelling skills
  • You have excellent invention and innovation skills
  • Coping and collaboration skills
  • You can deliver results and meeting expectations
  • You excel at connecting and working with people
  • Social and negotiation skills


Additional Qualifications: 

  • Previous experience in the technology industry is preferred but not required
  • Working knowledge of SAP is preferred
  • Local candidates preferred
  • Bilingual- Spanish Speaking


Why is MediaKind a great place to work?

 MediaKind has a longstanding and broad customer base in cable, satellite, and telecom service providers, as well as major broadcasters. Built on the concept that media should inspire and unite humankind, MediaKind draws on Ericsson’s 150-year heritage of bringing communities together through pioneering fixed and mobile communications and unites a number of media technology pioneers under one common identity. Globally, MediaKind serves over 900 operators, service providers, broadcasters, content providers and aggregators. The wide-ranging media portfolio of end-to-end offerings includes Emmy award-winning hardware and software video compression solutions for Contribution and Direct-to-Consumer video service distribution, advertising and content personalization solutions, high-efficiency Cloud DVR, and TV and video delivery platforms. MediaKind has approximately 1,600 employees operating out of multiple locations across the globe.


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DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.


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