Credit Control

Recruiter
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Location
High Wycombe
Salary
£13.00 per hour
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Gleeson Accountancy Recruitment are delighted to be working in partnership with our multi-site, award winning, high profile client on the outskirts of High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire who require an experienced Credit Controller to join their growing team, initially for 6 months, with a potential for extension subject to performance. This is a superb opportunity for individuals seeking their next credit control role, who have already gained relevant and recent experience in a similar environment, and you will receive full training in this role.

Reporting directly into the Credit Control Supervisor, as a Credit Controller, your duties will include:

* Responsibility for overseeing approx 500 live accounts
* Providing customers with copies of invoices & statements as and when required
* Answer incoming calls and sharing of work within the team, and to cover for other teams members in the event of holiday/sickness
* Recommend the relevant accounts for legal action as and when required
* Monthly reporting to management on DSO and collections achieved
* Allocating of cash to relevant accounts
* Contact past-due accounts in a courteous, business-like and professional manner and arrange for payment of all past- due invoices
* Maintain an organised follow-up schedule so that an overdue account is contacted
* Maintain appropriate comments in the system of all customer requirements, collection action taken, payments received, promises made etc.
* Answer incoming and return customer telephone calls promptly and professionally
* Demonstrate a commitment to the process of continuous improvement, proposing and implementing process changes, identifying and responding actively to the needs of all customers

Knowledge, skills & experience as a Credit Controller

* Preferably SAP or Oracle Experience, but full training will be given
* Advanced Excel and Word skills preferably
* Good standard of general Education, including numeracy, written and spoken English language
* Eye for detail
* Excellent telephone manner
* Ability to handle difficult callers
* Good knowledge of accounting controls
* Team Player with a positive proactive approach
* Demonstrates effective communication

Please contact me for further details of this superb Credit Control role.