Credit Controller

Credit Controller

  • Location

    Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jess Brannigan

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Gleeson Recruitment Group are supporting an established family owned distribution business, based in Sutton Coldfield, with their need to recruit a Key Account Credit Controller on a permanent basis. Reporting directly into the Finance Manager, the Credit Controller will have full ownership of the businesses largest account. The successful Credit Controller can expect a salary of up to £25,000 per annum.

The primary purpose of the Credit Control position is to ensure all cash is collected in a timely manner, and allocated correctly. Initially you will be tasked with a project to reduce outstanding debt, and take ownership of creating own processes and procedures.

You will be excellent a building relationships, with an inquisitive nature.

The business offer hybrid working, with the opportunity to either do school hours or 4 days per week.

Credit Control responsibilities:

  • Routinely checking customer accounts, ensuring they are within their agreed credit limit
  • Building good rapport with customers
  • Daily review of delivery notes prior to invoicing
  • Dispute resolution around unpaid invoices
  • Accurate allocation of cash against debtor ledgers
  • Statement reconciliations
  • Assist with complex account reconciliations
  • Approve credit notes as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Needs to have previous experience in role
  • Proven track record of substantially reducing debts
  • Need to be confident using Excel

Key attributes of a successful Credit Controller

  • Flexible approach to work
  • A confident communicator with established negotiation and decision making skills
  • Proactive
  • Able to prioritise and manage workload
  • Able to work with staff at all levels



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