Credit Controller

Recruiter
Ambridge Harris
Location
Bristol, Avon
Salary
24000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title Credit Controller

Reporting Relationship Reports to Head of Sales Ledger

Location Central Bristol

Job Purpose

The firm are a global B2B media company providing essential information to the energy and commodity industries. They are looking for an efficient Credit Controller to join their busy Finance team, applying strong communication skills and initiative to chase and manage the collection and payment of outstanding invoices. You will work independently to manage the workload, providing regular updates on your progress against targets.

Key responsibilities
* Manage payments of the AML Ledger and Conference invoices to ensure debts are paid in a timely manner
* Manage credit balances to ensure correctly reconciled
* Contact customers by telephone, email and letter within agreed timescales to follow up overdue invoices
* Maintain accurate records of all activity, posting journals in Netsuite database, tracking deadlines and reconciling payments
* Handle disputed bills and negotiate to arrange payment
* Provide accurate advice on billing queries
* Ledger cleaning and open invoice / receipt matching
* Assist the Senior Credit Controller with reconciliations and statements
* Provide support to the Subscriptions team as required

Skills and Experience
* Solid experience of the Credit Control function within a busy commercial environment
* Experience within a subscriptions or conference based business desirable
* Strong communication skills over the telephone and in writing
* Strong numeracy skills
* Strong co-ordination and time management skills with the ability to apply initiative
* Ability to make a high number of outbound calls
* Ability to work to deadlines and prioritise and plan work schedule
* Attention to detail
* Good IT skills including Excel and experience using Microsoft Packages
Attributes
* Self motivated, confident and results driven individual
* Highly organised to manage own workload and efficiently meet targets
* Courteous, friendly and positive

Benefits
* Competitive salary
* Group pension scheme
* Group healthcare scheme
* 25 days holiday with annual increase up to 30 days
* Subsidised gym membership
* Season ticket travel loans
* Cycle to work scheme
* Childcare voucher scheme
* Extensive internal and external training
* Bonus
Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful

Ambridge Harris is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Ambridge Harris will not discriminate on unlawful grounds.