Date: 1 day ago
City: Amherst, NY
Contract type: Full time

The Credit and Collections Manager is charged with the responsibility for the effective administration of Saint-Gobain ADFORS Accounts Receivable and Credit Collection policy. The incumbent assures credit and collection strategy to maximize cash flow and minimize financial risk. Broadly defined, this responsibility includes the development of the credit policy through recommended tasks and standards. Responsible for establishing customer credit terms and limits, and maintaining the policy by making suggested adjustments due to changes in business conditions or specific circumstances.

Constant monitoring and awareness of customer’s accounts is essential, as well as outside monetary events whether they impact a customer, a group of customers, a country, or domestic and foreign markets. At all times, the emphasis must be on cash collections and the proper application of funds to the customer base. In addition, this position will interface with other Departments to ensure that the latest actions affecting a customer are known.

This person is responsible for reviewing the sales tax rules with the Saint-Gobain tax department, and coordinating the collection of sales tax exemption certificates, and other documentation required to minimize sales tax exposure. Finally, the incumbent is responsible for the maintenance and follow-up of Agent Commission Agreements and Royalty Contracts. As such, they calculate and pay out amounts as outlined in the Contracts, on time and correctly.


A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or a related field is required. Three to five years of experience working in credit and collections is required. The incumbent must be proficient in Microsoft Excel and knowledge of SAP ERP is preferred. Supervisory experience is a plus.


ADFORS belongs to the Saint-Gobain group, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets. Saint-Gobain designs, manufactures and distributes building and high-performance materials, providing innovative solutions to the challenges of growth, energy efficiency and environmental protection for over 350 years. At Saint-Gobain, we believe diversity is a competitive advantage. Diversity of gender, background, ethnicity, experience and thought all enable us to develop solutions that are smarter, clearer and more effective. Focused on the construction and industrial markets, ADFORS offers solutions based on a complete range of textile and coating technologies using fiberglass yarns and synthetic fibers. ADFORS is the reliable and innovative global leader in technical textiles, offering the most adapted solutions to meet your needs.


Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

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