Key Accounts Credit Controller

Recruiter
Point Professional Recruitment LTD
Location
Huntingdon
Salary
£18000 - £23000/annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Key Account Credit Controller
Based Huntingdon

Main Purpose of Role
To ensure efficient cash collection from extrusion
customers, efficiently managing the extrusion ledger and highlighting potential
issues.

Responsibilities
To manage the sales ledger as part of a credit control team
To ensure the timely and efficient collection of cash from customers, in line with agreed terms, with responsibility for cash allocation.
Chasing of slow paying customers, reconciling account queries in a timely manner and advising relevant people on account status.
Ensure all customer files are kept up to date and complete with original signed paperwork as per internal controls.
Building effective working relationships with internal colleagues, especially within the sales function
Preparation of aging report for credit control meetings, follow up actions with parties responsible throughout the month.
Technical Competence
Manages customer debt, ensuring potential issues are identified and flagged
Reviews payment plans and customers purchase history to advise on course of action with customers.
Effective Customer-Facing Communication (Oral / Written) ensuring the company is professionally represented.
Proactive follow up on credit control meetings with internal stakeholders ensuring issues outstanding on customers' accounts are resolved.

Key Skills / Knowledge
Previous experience in a credit control team is essential
IT literate, with a good level of Excel experience
Effective team player with ability to make effective working relationships at all levels of the organisation
Strong communication skills with external customers, with a professional and customer centred focus
Reliable, trustworthy and honest by nature