Billing Team Lead - USA

  • 1501 Woodfield Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Arkadin is focused on bringing businesses into the future by delivering Cloud Communication services
that drive productivity and provide a seamless end user experience. More than technology alone, we understand that it’s people working with people that actually creates positive change. Whether its delivering a large event, making video systems interoperate, or enabling global Cloud voice, we look after every aspect of the project and we take the hassle out of user adoption.

At Arkadin, we have successfully transformed our own business by putting our people at the heart of our
communications: We work with all our customers to help them do the same, to create a Digital Workplace that will thrive because it is designed around the people who will enjoy it. This digital workplace delivers
many benefits: improved business workflows, new and better working habits and being able to deliver an enhanced customer experience.

Present in 33 countries and part of NTT Communications, we have been changing the way businesses communicate for fifteen years. We continue to learn from our base of 50,000 clients: Many business challenges are similar, but every business demands unique attention.

For more information, please visit www.arkadin.com

Job Description

This position is responsible for the supervision and support of 6 billing specialists. The individual will also provide support to the Billing Manager by assisting in the implementation and enforcement of policies and procedures, as well as streamlining effective billing processes across multiple markets and products within multiple distinct billing systems. This position is key to the success and timeliness of the billing department goals.  It requires someone with some leadership skillsets with the ability to prioritize, plan, and help direct the department.

Ø  Manage and process billing work orders which include entering rates, credits, debits and customer account updates.

Ø  Improve standardization and efficiency of billing processes.

Ø  Ensure billing control efficiency and provide feedback for improvements.

Ø  Analyze daily productivity results and take action to ensure the timeliness of all billing work orders and daily tasks.

Ø  First point of contact for billing inquiry escalations.

Ø  Month-end closing tasks such as revenue uploads, billing checks and validations.  

Ø  Special Projects/billing planning and implementation

Ø  Personnel supervision and development.

Ø  Help lead weekly staff meetings.

Ø  Staffing discussions and planning.

Ø  Team building.

Ø  College degree in accounting/finance/business management preferred

Qualifications

Ø  Entrepreneurial and driven individual.

Ø  Independent worker and analytical thinker with ability to conduct research, data analysis, and resolve complex problems with minimal oversight.
Ø  3 to 5 years of work experience in a team lead role preferably in Finance or Billing. 
Ø  Ability to multitask and work in a challenging, fast paced environment.
Ø  Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Ø  Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Ø  Strong work ethic, a positive attitude, and a team player a must!
Ø  Strong presence and the ability to communicate with members of the senior management team.
Ø  Advanced level proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Ø  Prior experience with Microsoft Dynamics Navision and SAP Business Objects ideal but not required.

Ø  Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or equal experience.

 Ø  Bilingual in Spanish or Portuguese a big plus!

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.