AB InBev

Bad Debt Specialist

Belgium, Europe


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Bad Debt Specialist

The Bad Debt Specialist is responsible for the complete running process of Bad Debt and a customer portfolio of about 1700 clients.

Following up on bankruptcies, Debt Guards, keeping contact with internal and external stakeholders and reporting results/improvements to management.

Key Responsibilities

  • Contact doubtfull clients (Bankrupt, unknowns) to cash in outstanding debts.

  • Monitoring and following up on open and cold cases by keeping contacts with curators and lawyers for bankruptcies and open debts.

  • Using ERP for all client contact registration.

  • Claiming our debt with government and legal entities.

  • Following and agreeing payment plans.

  • Guarding status and trends of the Bad Debt portfolio and Reflecting monthly changes (Income/Outcome) within this same portfolio.

  • Receiving and approving of incoming invoices from Bailifs or lawyers for the recovery of outstanding debts.

  • Prepare hearings if needed for our external lawyers.

  • Prepare and advise on legal documents the way forward and actions to take.

Competencies

  • Ensure your results by approaching your stakeholders on a pro-active and effective manner. Utilize your stakeholders to drive results & improvements.

  • Check and control your own efforts with the needs and wishes of your external and internal stakeholders.

  • Inform and support with all aspects of credit mgt. Take the lead in analysis, negotiation and disputes. Take initiative to optimize our company processes.

  • Persuade others to adapt their thoughts, plans, convictions, stands or behaviour in the desired company direction.

  • Steering of yourself and others to achieve our results.

    Who are we looking for?

  • First experience or "freshly" graduated with paralegal background

  • Affinity with and interest in law

  • Solution provider

  • Result driven

  • Analytical strong

  • Structured

  • You take initiative and are strong in setting priorities