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Credit Risk Analyst EMEA (Maternity cover contract)

Budapest, Hungary


Job Description

Would you like to make a difference to the environment? Do you want to work for a global and ethical company? Join us and help us provide energy-efficient solutions that make a real impact. We make what matters work.

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We established Eaton’s EMEA Business Service Center in 2015 where more than 600 people are working on what matters. Our mission is to provide high value services to support internal and external customers across Eaton’s Electrical, Hydraulics, and Corporate functions in EMEA.

Come and join our Credit team, a diverse community of motivated and experienced professionals. As a Credit Risk Analyst, your main responsibility will be ton perform controls and processes that drive adherence to EMEA Credit Procedures (covering all EMEA Vehicle & Aerospace portfolio mainly). You will work as a ‘Business Partner’ with finance, sales & (senior) management across EMEA.  Your goal will be to keep financial losses at a minimum by ensuring customers’ credit limits are checked against 3rd party credit recommendations,


You will make a difference by:


  • Using analysis to identify pro-actively potential credit risks.

  • Setting out the credit risk of new and existing customers to support senior management's commercial decisions using:

    • 3rd party credit recommendations

    • own / team analysis.

  • Managing the various related ERP processes / systems.

  • Submitting and obtaining approval for all credit limits and manage release of credit-blocked orders.

  • Ensuring that the full portfolio is compliant to Credit Procedures & that relevant ERP credit limit data is up-to-date

  • Conducting creditworthiness checks on new & existing customers using 3rd party credit agencies.

  • Using & developing your own financial analysis skills.

  • Providing recommendations to management & help negotiate acceptable solutions / risk mitigations where required.

  • Supporting the standard Credit KPIs together with collection teams (Past Due, Collection Efficiency & DSO).

  • Assist with some financial reporting & Atradius Credit Insurance reporting.


Your experience matters:


  • Very good English - written & spoken.

  • Experience of working effectively with team members & internal customers.

  • Ideally: Experience with ERP systems & processes.

  • 1 year experience in an international finance / credit  / or order-processing roles, ideally somewhere within the order to cash processes.

  • Basic or good understanding of corporate credit risk analysis - or willingness to learn this.

  • Good IT skills (experience with Oracle is a plus)

  • University degree is preferred but not essential



You matter:


  • We make work exciting, engaging and meaningful for you
  • We ensure health, wellness, safety and work-life balance for you
  • We invest in you for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University
  • We offer career advancement opportunities for you
  • We value diversity, join our passionate team


Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of ability testing as part of the recruitment process.


Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 068728