Veritiv has an expansive North American network with more than 180 locations, and we do business with
more than half of the Fortune 500. We're a big company, but we’re also a new company, shaping our
systems and processes to support a successful and sustainable future. We don't just encourage an
entrepreneurial spirit, we embody it.
Are you looking to join a company where you feel empowered in your work and your job is not just a job,
but a path toward a rewarding and successful career? Do you want to be part of a company that
customers and suppliers not only want to do business with but need to do business with?
If you answered yes, then Veritiv might be the place for you. We encourage you to learn about and apply
to Veritiv if you seek a unique work experience, where diverse ideas are met with enthusiasm, and where
you can realize your full potential. Position Description
Job Summary and Scope:
The Risk Underwriter III will be responsible for providing comprehensive risk underwriting of both perspective and existing customers for the Veritiv customer base on a global basis and provide managerial leadership to other analysts within the department.
Risk analysis including performing P&L, Balance sheet & cash flow analysis, industry analysis and an understanding of worldwide accounting policies as well as economic evaluation to determine the company’s viability in terms of financial strength and lending capacity.
Oversee and performing reporting for a variety of finance related projects that includes bad debt, BBC, Credit Reviews.
Conduct customer meetings and conference calls with varying level of customers from small partnerships to large public companies to obtain relevant financial information.
Ability to review current processes and provide feedback to management for streamline and optimization of work processes.
Must be able to handle high volume of work and meet tight deadlines and posses the ability to be action orientated.
Review customer scorecards for effectiveness vs. current sales climate and be able to make recommendations to adjust the scorecards as needed to deliver the required results.
Qualifications / Knowledge & Experience:
BA in Finance, Accounting (or related field)
MBA or Masters in Finance/Accounting (or related field) preferred
5-8 years Experience
Bilingual in Spanish or French beneficial
Candidate must have in-depth knowledge of understanding external reports from various agencies such as SEC Filings, Moody’s, S&Ps, Fitch and Hoovers, CRM & Dun and Bradstreet.
Experience required in conducting customer meetings to obtain financial information from varying level of clientele across North America.
Extensive knowledge of reviewing financial statements.
Experience in performing work out plans with customers.
Project Management knowledge (Preferred)
Working Conditions/Physical Requirement:
Limited (<20%) travel but would include Mexico and Canada if required.
Credit Limits for Veritiv Customer up to a set Credit Authority