Credit Controller

£25,000 - £29,999
14 Jun 2019
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
If you have a strong background in finance, are an expert on Sage and are great at purchase ledgers, we have the perfect role for you!

Our Client is a one of the UK's leading providers of shipping to the fine art antiques industry and work with companies across the globe!

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Credit control:
  • Manage the sales ledger and be responsible for credit collections, ensuring that credit terms are enforced, and collection targets are met
  • Chasing debt and obtaining payment using effective collection techniques - telephone, email etc
  • Maintain and issue monthly account statements to clients
  • Query resolution and credit note processing, resolving disputes efficiently
  • Liaising with coordinators and working with clients to resolve queries
  • Building relationships with clients with regular contact
  • Sales ledger account reconciliations and produce associated weekly commentary for Financial Controller
  • Meet company DSO and aged debt targets
  • Customer account maintenance
  • Manage cash allocation and daily bank download
  • Monthly reporting to Financial Controller
  • Performing credit assessments using credit rating portals
  • Produce weekly cash forecasts
  • Debt management and liaising with solicitors etc
  • Bank cheques and cash received
  • Process credit card payments
  • Assist Financial Controller with VAT returns
  • Maintenance of EU sales VAT data

Finance Duties:
  • Adhoc bank payments and process on Sage/SIGMA
  • Monthly bank reconciliation
  • Analyse and process credit card usage on Sage
  • Coding and entering purchase ledger invoices onto Sage and SIGMA
  • Provide cover for purchase ledger during periods of absence and assist Financial Controller where required
  • Keep accurate petty cash records and maintain cash balance
  • Load currency cards (Caxton) and assist with collating receipts
  • Sales invoice filing and assist with year end filing and archiving

Key Attributes
  • Proven credit controller experience
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Good experience in Sage and preferably Sigma
  • Ability to manipulate data between systems
  • Effective time management
  • Proactive and a team player

Don't delay, apply now!

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