Eaton Corporation Credit Team Leader in Budapest, Hungary

Primary role is to manage a large receivables portfolio, building customer relationships and drive improvement of the KPI’s relating to the EMEA credit function, and to ensure cash flow is maximized, work with business partners to improve cash cycles and manage the day to day running of the collections team.

Essential functions:

  • Effectively manage the collections process

  • Maximize Past Due through deploying an effective strategy, drive improvement in DSO numbers for the Divisions

  • Ensure data quality and integrity of all collections reporting

  • Support the deployment of best practice solutions

  • Ensure resources within the team are deployed effectively

  • Ensure there is a robust claims management process

  • Build and deploy an E2E claims resolution process in conjunction with the key stakeholders to improve the cycle time of resolution


  • Experience supervising a credit team

  • Proven track record of improving collections, past dues and DSO

  • Ability to analyse and assess credit risk

  • Ability to provide accurate, on time data and proven experience in ability to influence recipients in relation to content within tight deadlines

  • Strong customer service and business partnering ethos

  • Previous experience of Oracle and other ERP systems preferred

  • Strong cross/multi-cultural background and experience; sensitive to cultural differences

  • SOX Knowledge

  • Comfort when dealing with senior management

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No