Credit Control

Gleeson Recruitment Group
High Wycombe
£13 per hour + + holiday pay
15 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
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.