Accounts Receivable (Credit Control) Specialist

Accounts Receivable (Credit Control) Specialist

  • Location

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    Credit Control

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  • Contact:

    James Adey

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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My client is a long-established business in Surrey. They are currently seeking an experienced Credit Control and Receivables specialist to join their team on a permanent basis.

Reporting to a Finance Manager, the successful candidate will need to drive and monitor A/R processes in a fast paced, sales-led environment, ensuring accurate cash flow forecasting, revenue recognition and timely collections across a diverse portfolio of debtors and a variety of revenue streams.

You will also hold overall responsibility for monitoring, reconciling and collating Ledger data in order to produce accurate periodic reporting with detailed commentary.

Responsibilities :

  • Oversee the Credit Control and Receivables processes for all revenue streams

  • Managing the timely collection of all debts in accordance with agreed Credit/Payment terms

  • Ensure that cash flow is maximised and Management processes are completed in a timely manner

  • Work closely with Sales and Finance representatives to ensure accurate revenue recognition and cash flow forecasts

  • Deal with escalated queries or disputes

  • Produce ad-hoc, weekly and month-end reports on a timely basis with commentary

  • Remote staff development. Providing coaching, direction and guidance

  • Oversee, review and recommend updates to the credit policy

The Candidate:

  • Proven experience as a Credit or A/R specialist in a sole charge or Supervisory capacity

  • A track record of adding real business value and able to communicate at Board level

  • Demonstrate a contagious enthusiasm for continuous improvement and consistently delivering the highest levels of performance

  • Outgoing, engaging personality and the ability to work with a diverse portfolio of debtors

  • Building strong relationships with internal business unit Directors and Sales Teams

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Advanced Excel skills for reporting

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Accounts Receivable Specialist to join a highly respected business in Surrey.

Please click to apply for this role or contact James Adey on 01189 559 534 for further information.

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.