Tiffany & Co. Part-Time Credit Professional in Parsippany, New Jersey

Tiffany and Company is currently looking for two, part-time Credit Professionals in Parsippany, NJ. A Credit Professional is responsible for processing credit applications and reviewing referred transactions for credit approval from multiple business channels, in compliance with departmental, company and multi-jurisdiction requirements.

Credit Professional must be able to train for the first 4 to 6 weeks Monday to Friday from 10:00am to 6:00pm.

Shift available is 3 weeknights - 6:00pm to 10:00pm plus an 8-hour shift on Saturday or Sunday.

The Credit Professional will process applications by analyzing applicant's financial status and review elements of credit profiles to decision the approval or denial of credit line ensuring financial risk to the Company is mitigated. S/He will utilize critical thinking skills to probe for integral information, through questioning or utilizing research tools, to determine optimal credit terms or to detect fraudulent activity. This position will evaluate the status of existing accounts, update the credit profile and validate information as needed to decision the approval or denial of referred transactions while performing due diligence on referred checks to assess potential financial exposure to support decisions to approve or deny self-risking checks.

The Credit Professional will execute and document manual adjustments to prepaid access cards when off-line or system issues occur, ensuring uninterrupted customer service to both external customers and selling organizations. Through strong communication skills, s/he will provide internal customers with guidance and instruction on credit related procedures to ensure compliance with Company policy, legislative requirements and industry standards. This position will effectively handle and respond to various direct inquiries from external customers via phone, mail and email ensuring issues are thoroughly and timely researched, addressed and results clearly documented and communicated, relying upon general knowledge of interdepartmental procedures, and internal contact points, to formulate and follow through on issue resolutions.

  • 2-4 years related experience in a credit extension in a high demanding customer service environment

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills

  • Work well under pressure and time constraints

  • Ability to navigate the web and web based applications

  • Adaptable to work a flexible schedule

  • Capable of telecommuting to meet the department's needs and business requirements

  • 4 year degree preferred

  • Familiarity with reading financial reports is ideal

  • Basic understanding of Point of Sale and order entry systems is preferred

Req #: 32958

External Company Name: Tiffany & Company

External Company URL: http://www.tiffany.com