Shared Services - Credit Underwriting

Date: Jul 1, 2021

Location: Benton Harbor, MI, US, 49022

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 43707 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2020. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.


Shared Services - Credit Underwriting

Functional Overview
The Shared Services Senior Representative fosters relationships with trade customers supporting Whirlpool's Brand Value Creation, Every Home Everywhere, and business strategy. This position will report to a Shared Services Team Advisor within the Trade Partner Financial Services (TPFS) organization.  The Shared Services Senior Representative will be performing credit underwriting, analyzing financial statements, managing customer relationships, collaborating with the sales and collections teams, managing credit risk for the company, and administering credit policies and standards. In this position, you'll have the opportunity to interface with trade customers, field sales, credit/accounts receivable management, and Customer Master teams to develop plans and processes to ensure relationships optimize sales and cash flow. 
Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for a Shared Services Senior Representative - Credit Underwriting opening to join our TPFS Credit organization. 
Job Responsibilities 

  • Review and write up extensions of credit for customers.
  • Review and analyze financial, income and cash flow statements.
  • Ensure credit approvals are completed and maintained in compliance with policies.
  • Pull and review internal and external credit reports/references.
  • Negotiate collateral positions to mediate risk.
  • File and maintain Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) liens and Preliminary (Prelim) filings.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business
  • 1+ years of Accounting or Finance experience

Preferred Requirements 

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • High aptitude for mathematics and accounting.
  • Beyond basic understanding of financial statement analysis and interpretation.
  • Intermediate skills in Google Applications, Excel, SAP, and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects on a tight timeline.
  • Knowledge of UCC-1 process.


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