Customers & Collections Accounting - Maternity Leave Replacement

Job Location: ​Alba​

Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in more than 50 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? 38,767  dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.

About the Role:


We are currently looking for a talented candidate for a maternity leave replacement in Customer and Collection Accounting. The resource will be included in the account receivables BU function of Ferrero Commerciale Italia.

Main Responsibilities:


  • Ensure the process assigned (monitor invoicing, customer reconciliations, transitory accounts clearing, customer credit monitor)
  • Monitor customer payments by recording cash, checks, and online remittances
  • Credit notes posting and customer data update on SAP, as per the policy
  • Payments and customer daily clearing
  • VAT awareness related to the treatment of tax invoice/ credit notes processing depending on the specific case
  • Analyzing customer account statements and arrange refunds if necessary, in agreement with sales force
  • Possible involvment in projects related to customers and collection accounting in BU function


Who we are looking for:


  • Degree in Business Management (Master is a plus)
  • Dynamic, proactive approach and ability to work effectively in high-pressure environment;
  • Analytical mindset
  • 1-2 years experience in Accounting is a plus


How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:


Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world. 

Strong analytical mind, attention to details on one hand and great organisational skills on the other, are the key to success.  Employee contribution and engagement at Ferrero is based on the individual, team and organisation dimension, so you should have the ability to work independently, as a team member and build good relations with stakeholders on all levels.  Being flexible and dealing with a dynamic working environment and embedding new knowledge and skills in existing competencies will definitely help you to become a high performer here.