Job at DHL for an Accounts Receivables Manager

Posted on :

11 Jul, 2016

Category :

Management Jobs in Nigeria

DHL Express picks up goods and packages right at your door and takes them to wherever you request. The company provides door-to-door delivery services to more than 220 countries and territories worldwide through some 4,500 facilities. It maintains a fleet of about 350 aircraft and more than 62,000 vehicles. DHL Express offers international same-day deliveries and allows business and private customers to track shipments online. Other services include after-hours pickup and delivery, customs-clearance assistance, dangerous-goods handling, insurance, and packaging. DHL Express is one of four businesses of express delivery and logistics giant DHL, which itself is a unit of Deutsche Post.

Job Title: Manager Accounts Receivables

Ref: req27577

Job Description
To improve quality, efficiency and effectiveness of the Accounts Receivable Operation through process improvements, automation and harmonization with the aim to optimize working capital, minimize transactional costs and control DP DHL exposure to bad debt losses. He/she directly manages a team of supervisors, clerks and experts. He/she is responsible for DSO, bad Debt Provision/Expenses and customer relationship management in his direct scope of responsibility.
He/she continuously improves OTC processes using First Choice methodology as well as launching optimization initiatives. He/she carries operational accountability and secures business continuity, and delivers improved operational effectiveness against evolving business requirements.


  • Minimum of 5 years Full Time experience in DHL.
  • Experience in multicultural environment. People management experience and Knowledge of the courier / logistics industry.
  • Fluency in English.
  • In addition, applicants must have a good knowledge of DHL Finance systems.
  • Strong ability to make impact and influence
  • Excellent business/commercial acumen

Facts and Figures

  • Division: EXP – DHL International Nigeria Ltd.
  • Employment Type – Permanent Full-Time
  • Career Level – Professionals
  • Travel Required – Below 25%
  • Travel Extent – Within region
  • Reports to Chief Financial Officer
  • Work Permit Required – No
  • Business Unit – DHL Express Nigeria
  • Shift Requirement – Day time only
  • Job Type – Finance & Controlling
  • Relocation Offered – Within region

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should apply below