Careers at MGA Entertainment

A/R Specialist

Requisition ID: 9200463726011_1
Location: Los Angeles, CA, US
Date posted: Oct 11, 2022

Company Summary: MGA Entertainment, a consumer entertainment Products Company headquartered in Chatsworth, California, manufactures innovative lines of proprietary products for the toy and consumer electronics market.  The company also licenses its IP in such areas as apparel, home décor, stationery and sporting goods. The MGA family includes award-winning brands such as LOL Surprise, Little Tikes®, Project MC2, and Zapf Creation®. For more information please visit www.mgae.com.

Mission: To ensure cash application integrity between the customer’s remittances and MGA’s ERP system. To research and resolve customer claims. As a result will provide timely, reliable and accurate reporting as well as keep customer accounts current and accurate.

Key Result Areas

Time Utilization

1.  Cash receipt processing 

30%

2.  Customer claims research and resolution

3.  A/R Adjustments 

50%

10%

4. General Office Work

10%

TOTAL TIME UTILIZATION

100%

Position Requirements

Education/Experience:

1-2 years experience with Accounts Receivable and cash application preferred.

1-2 years experience with Accounts Receivable customer claims in manufacturing/distribution business.

Skills/Knowledge/Ability:

Proficient in 10-key, the internet, Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.

Knowledge of customer websites for payables and claim processing.

Authority:    

Reports to A/R Manager

Key Result Areas and Activities

  • Specialist in retail A/R customer accounts
  • Process cash receipt batches – payments and deductions for assigned customers
  • Research customer claims and resolve
  • Work with sales and warehouse departments to ensure quick resolution of claims
  • Prepare adjustments for customer claims and account activity
  • Retrieve payment remittances from customer websites, e-mails, EDI etc.
  • Various A/R Department tasks
  • Light filing