Credit Controller

West Midlands, United Kingdom | Permanent, full-time
| £24,000 - £260,000 per annum (Dependant on experience )
Ref: PK191 (2 weeks ago)
An amazing opportunity for an experienced Credit professional, working in a well established Credit team of 7, and working with a long standing and well thought of Credit Manager.

The organisation is a UK market leader but with operations across Europe expanding, in your new role you will manage a ledger made up of 100-120 live accounts but with a monthly cash collection in excess of £10million. Dealing with a ledger made up of large PLCs through to sole traders, in a market which has not been effected by the pandemic.

Your new role

  • Opening new accounts and reviewing accounts on a monthly basis, accessing risk and setting Credit Limits
  • Putting accounts on and off stop
  • Reviewing Credit Risk, using a credit checker and clients balance sheets
  • Chasing customers over the phone and by email for overdue payments
  • Pro-actively managing accounts, calling customers before the due date, resolving any queries and ensuring payment will be made on time
  • Daily bank reconciliations and Cash Allocation
  • Emailing customers daily, invoices, credit notes, rebate discounts
  • Reporting to the Credit Manager
  • Supporting the wider business, working closely with sales and operations to provide customers with the highest level of customer service

What you'll need

  • 2+ years Credit Control experience
  • Strong telephone manner, able to business partner internally and negotiation skills are a must
  • Good level of Excel skills
  • CICM qualification or studying towards qualification is desirable but not essential

What you will get in return

  • 22 days annual leave rising to 25 days with service
  • Competitive salary
  • Training and support in the role
  • Study Support
  • Flexible start time between 8-9am
  • 37.5 hours a week
  • Early finish Friday at least once a month

West Midlands, United Kingdom

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