Credit Controller

Credit Controller

  • Location

    Newbury, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Credit Control

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  • Salary:

    + Bonus + Parking

  • Contact:

    James Adey

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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My client is a long-established Technology Company based near Newbury. They are currently seeking an experienced Credit Controller to join their team on a permanent basis.

This is an exciting time to be joining the business as they are experiencing rapid growth. The Credit Control team is an intrinsic part of the Finance function and you will be recognised and rewarded for hard work and positive results.

You will oversee a UK Sales Ledger and be responsible for credit collections and cash allocation duties. The successful candidate will be a strong communicator with experience in a target driven environment, ensuring accurate cash flow forecasting and hold overall responsibility for driving down DSO through effective and streamlined cash collection processes - obtaining timely payment from debtors via Direct Debit, Credit Card and BACS.

You will be required to build long-standing relationships both internally and externally and solve any queries relating to invoices and disputes by partnering with stakeholders within the business.

Duties include:

  • Obtaining payment from Clients using effective collection techniques via telephone/email

  • Query resolution and Credit note processing

  • Sales Ledger account reconciliations

  • Direct debit process management

  • Processing BACS payments & associated reports

  • Cash allocation

  • Liaising with internal stakeholders

  • Customer account maintenance

  • Must be well organised and flexible and capable of working to tight deadlines

The Candidate:

  • Proven experience as a Credit Controller +2 year

  • Measurable and demonstrable track record of managing a Sales ledger

  • Excel skills (Credit Control relevant ie. Ledger production, Vlookup, cash flow forecast, Payment promise tracker)

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

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

  • Building strong relationships with internal and external business unit Managers

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Credit Controller to join a highly respected business in West Berkshire.

The client is offering 25 days holiday, plus Bonus (10%), Excellent pension contributions and subsidised parking.

Please click to apply for this role or contact James Adey 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.