Deduction Analyst

  • Location
    Shelton, Connecticut
  • Job type
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial

Adecco is assisting a local client and recruiting for a Deduction Analyst in Shelton, CT


Deduction Analyst

Shelton, CT

6 months

Mon thru Friday 8:30AM-4:45PM or 8:00-4:15




Within the Customer Financial Service Department, the Deduction Analyst (DA) manages a customer deductions portfolio. Executing timely resolution while identifying trends and providing solutions to reduce the deductions balance. 
The DA owns the responsibility of the financial integrity of all deduction-related transactions. Key responsibilities include root cause analysis, validation, resolution and reporting of all customer deductions within their portfolio. A DA must be analytical, have an ability to communicate and collaborate with many areas of our business. 

Who You Are & What You’ll Do 
This role identifies and resolves all types of deductions, including cash and credits with a clear understanding of order to cash and how it impacts our business. A key focus is Over, Shorts and Damage (OS&D). The DA reviews and analyzes Customer OS&D deductions to identify opportunities for the business to reduce, eliminate, and/or recoup back payment on these claims. The DA reviews and authorizes return and refusal orders, ensure timeliness and accuracy of executing various reports and SAP transactions in accordance with policies and procedures. In addition, the DA interacts with most areas of the business such as Revenue, Cash Application, CD, Logistics, SC Finance, and Customer Service to provide information. 

• You’re a strategy guru: Forward thinking approach to changing internal and external customer behaviors to reduce customer deduction balance. 

• You’re a dot connector: You will analyze and problem solve to identify root causes within our order to cash and customers processes to resolve and reduce deductions. 

• You love to win, and have fun doing it: You work closely with many areas of the business, Within your department Revenue and Cash Application. Plus CD, Warehouse, Transportation, SC Finance with a goal to improve processes and reduce deductions. 

• You’re a story teller: Find the story within the data to collaborate with others to take action 

• You’re a changemaker: Identify continuous improvements to drive down logistics deductions, communicate and advise CD on price and promo deductions and prevent deduction issues from reoccurring. 

What You’ll Need To Succeed 
Degree Preferred or equivalent experience required 
Specific Skills: Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point) 
Working knowledge of accounting 
Excellent written and oral communication 
Accuracy and attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills. 
SAP experience a plus. 


**Must be eligible to work for any employer in the U.S. without sponsorship / no corp to corp or 3rd party contracting arrangement / Adecco W2 only and not require relocation assistance.


***Successful completion of a full background check, drug screen, employment verification, educational verification and reference checks required upon offer.


 If you have any questions, you can contact Arielle Thurston by email at 



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