Credit Controller

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Abingdon
Salary
22000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP22000 - GBP25000/annum Benefits
Posted
18 Apr 2017
Closes
02 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is offering the opportunity for an ambitious, confident and proficient candidate to join their existing and growing finance team. As a Credit Controller you will ultimately be responsible for ensuring that company complies with policies on risk management and aged debt reporting whilst maintaining an upkeep of credit ledger for specified territories.

To be successful, you will boast excellent communication skills and will thrive in a finance based environment. Ideally you will come from a Credit Control/Management background with a proactive and adaptable approach. The successful candidate will not be reviewed based only on experience, but team fit and ambition/dedication too.

Job Position:Credit Controller
Duration:Permanent
Salary:GBP22,000 - GBP25,000 (depending on experience)
Hours: 08:30 to 17:00, Monday to Friday
Benefits:25 days' holiday plus bank holidays
Pension scheme
Health insurance
Vouchers
Free parking

Main Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
Credit risk, research & reporting;
*Monthly reporting on credit exposure and aged debts, including KPI reporting
*National Statistics returns
*Customer qualification and portal questionnaires, insurance requests and trade references
*Basic contract terms & conditions checks, including confidentiality agreements and code of conduct agreements
*Over 5k order sign off, letting of credit presentations
System management;
*Opening new credit accounts within defined processes and group company policies
*Sales Ledger account updates
*Raising credit notes and manual invoices
*Unallocated cash management, account reconciliations
*Sales Ledger refund requests, pro forma account management
Credit administration;
*Key Account Credit Control & relationship building
*Pre litigation and UK litigation process, including liquidation returns
*Card payments, issuing overdue/stop letters
*Conducting statement runs
*Issuing final notices within defined processes
*Passing court action files to the commercial manager
*Working towards deadlines & targets
*Performing any other duties or projects as requested by the Commercial Manager or Finance Director

Candidate specification:
*Previous experience in risk analysis using credit agency, trade references and performance history
*Previous experience in a credit role, commercial or (SME)
*Strong negotiation skills
*Aptitude for numbers and financial acumen
*Experience of computerised sales ledger processing systems
*Experience of MS Excel and Microsoft applications
*Strong attention to detail
*Organisational ability and excellent communication skills
*Able to work under pressure

If you are interested and believe you have suitable skills and experience to be considered for the Credit Controller position, then please apply.

Please note: Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted regarding this position.

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Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job