International Financial Project Specialist
Company: Oshkosh Corporation
Posted on: January 14, 2019
COMPANY PROFILE Oshkosh Corporation is a leading manufacturer and marketer of access equipment, specialty vehicles and truck bodies for the primary markets of defense, concrete placement, refuse hauling, access equipment and fire & emergency. Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation has manufacturing operations in nine U.S. states and in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Mexico, The Netherlands, and Romania. The company currently employs approximately 12,100 people worldwide. Oshkosh Corporation is a Fortune 500, multi-billion dollar company. Oshkosh Corporation designs and builds the world's toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them. SUMMARY Foster the administration of company-wide international credit operations resulting in increased sales, increased profitability, and adequate protection of the company's investment in international trade receivables. Emphasis is to be placed on special orders, large projects, structured trade, and unique credit opportunities. Work with the company's international personnel to create and maintain legal agreements and documentation covering relationships outside of the U.S between Oshkosh Corporation and contracting parties. This is a critical position as the company pursues international growth. Therefore, the successful candidate must establish priorities and schedule. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES * Manage and oversee international trade receivables in accordance with the company's credit policy: establish credit lines, ensure timely collection, and manage international trade credit insurance policy. * Be proficient in trade services, structured trade, and alternative financing options to meet the needs of international sales. * Monitor transactions to ensure compliance with internal and external policies and procedures, and provide required information for internal and external audits. * Create bookings, prepare export shipping documents, ensure payment, and invoice whole goods. * Issue standby letters of credit and review export letters of credit required for payment. * Participate in the review of tender documents and contracts. * Support requests for the issuance, renewal or cancellation of contracting party agreements from international sales and service, interacting with Legal, Compliance and the Business Units. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS * Bachelor's degree in Finance or a related field * Five plus years related work experience PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS * Skilled in Microsoft Word, including templates and tracking changes, Excel, Powerpoint, and SharePoint * Requires initiative, analytical and organizational ability and professional communication * Ability to speak a foreign language * Travel may be required * Accuracy of work performed is vital Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application. Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information. Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.SDL2017
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