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Accounts Receivable Specialist - Temporary Position



Full Time

On Site


Copenhagen, New York, United States

Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of fast - moving consumer goods in foods, household, and personal care products. Our purpose is to meet the everyday needs of people everywhere – to anticipate the aspirations of our consumers and customers and to respond creatively and competitively with branded products and services, which raise the quality of life.

At Unilever, we share one simple purpose: to make sustainable living commonplace. Across all our household brands, Home Care, Beauty and Personal Care, Foods and Refreshment, we are creating a bright future for our business and our planet.

We are now looking for an Accounts Receivable Specialist for Unilever Denmark in a temporary role for app. 1 year

Do you want to join our Nordic Accounts Receivable team and drive process improvement agenda? Be our next Accounts Receivable and improve operational efficiency at the core. Please note that this is a temporary role that will end 31-12-2023.

What you will be doing?

  • Understanding the customer payment behaviour and ensuring compliance with our processes​

  • Track and analyse the overdue data, and taking appropriate actions proactively when possible​

  • Ensuring the credit profiles are maintained according to credit policy and proposing (new) credit limits when needed​

  • Gathering and analyzing data to provide insights toward customer credit and payment behaviour, and suggesting improvement opportunities​

  • Creating and optimizing internal and external reporting​

  • Working closely with relevant parties to manage any risk associated with debt collection, bankruptcy and write-offs​

What does it take to succeed in the role?

As an Accounts Receivable Specialist you are driving and securing continuous improvement and taking ownership. Your main interactions are sales department, end customer and Customer Operations team. You are accountable for sharing information and holding people accountable of actions, so stakeholder management is an important part of the role.
You will be working in an agile model with sprints goals/actions being at the heart.

If you can tick most of these boxes of, we would love to hear from you:

  • Fluent in Danish and English

  • Project Management experience

  • Financial background – both educational and work experience

  • You are a quick learner

  • Structure is a key competence for you

  • You are focused on customer service, and it comes natural to you

  • It is a plus if you have similar job experience

  • If you have worked agile in previous positions this is seen as a plus as well

What’s in it for you?

Unilever offers you an exciting opportunity to drive the growth of our strong portfolio brands & categories whilst developing a fulfilling and interesting career. You will get the chance to work with highly passionate, fun, and professional people. You will have clear and stretching responsibilities and play an active role in our business.

You will be joining a company with a bigger purpose, to improve the everyday lives of consumers in the Nordics, and to do it in a sustainable way. You will be part of both a strong local business and a truly global organization.

Apply today!

Please submit your CV and cover letter in English online 4th of February at the latest. Please note that we do not take email applications.

Please note that there will be an on-going screening process and that the position can be filled before last application date. We use HireVue - Digital interview tool in our recruitment process and will invite potential candidates to participate a recorded video interview.


Should you require additional information about this position, please contact Hiring Manager: Raj Luhar at [Register to View] target="_blank" [Register to View] >opens in a new window
If you have questions regarding recruitment process, please contact Talent Advisor: Eva Belter at [Register to View] target="_blank" [Register to View] >opens in a new window

Unilever is an organisation committed to equity, inclusion and diversity to drive our business results and create a better future, every day, for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. At Unilever we are interested in every individual bringing their ‘Whole Self’ to work and this includes you! Thus if you require any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of your application so that we can support you through your recruitment journey.