Credit Controller

Recruiter
REED
Location
County Antrim
Salary
£20,000 - £24,999
Posted
19 Oct 2020
Closes
23 Oct 2020
Ref
1765232432
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
The Company

Reed Accountancy are delighted to be representing a fantastic organisation based in Belfast City Centre who are recruiting for a Credit Controller to join their busy and dynamic Accounts Team on an initial 4-week period. This client is a well-known brand and have a fantastic reputation within the employment market, boasting several accolades and accreditations for their investment in people. With its convenient location, competitive salary, and excellent reputation, this is an opportunity not to be missed.

The Job

The overall purpose of the position is to oversee the credit control function; to develop and maintain a structured credit control and debt recovery plan, ensuring debtor days and kept within strict agreed timelines.

More specific duties will involve:

To ensure that cash collection and debt reduction targets are met

To assist in the company KPI of no Bad Debt

Ensure queries are dealt with promptly and liaise with managers to resolve issues

To develop and manage proactive systems of communication with the with the customers of the Group

Recognise and escalate credit control issues with the Finance Manager as required and discuss credit issues with the appropriate Operations Manager

To ensure that stop status of accounts is maintained and communicated in line with agreed procedures

Prepare and present detailed weekly and monthly reports

To update and maintain the credit control function on the Group’s computerised system

Assist in the month end procedures

To be GDPR compliant

The Person

Candidates will have previous credit control experience (ideally 2+ years) gained in a commercial fast-paced environment, and will be fully responsible for credit control policies and procedures.

Candidates will hold an Accounting Technician qualification or similar

Candidates will have a working knowledge of MS Excel

Candidates will have previous experience of bank reconciliations and balance sheet control accounts reconciliations

Candidates will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, will deal effectively with customer issues and problems

Get In Touch

If this sounds like the role for you and you meet all the essential criteria listed above, please apply within, ensuring you attach your most recent and up to date CV. If you would like to discuss this role in confidence, please call Gerry Flynn on .