Credit Manager

Recruiter
Capita
Location
Basingstoke
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum Discretionary bonus
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Credit Manager

Basingstoke

£35-40K

About Capita

We are the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, with 68,000 staff across the UK, Europe, South Africa and India.

We acquired Constructionline in 2015, the UK's largest government-owned register of contractors and consultants for the construction industry. Over 8,000 key decision makers from over 2,000 buying organisations use us to select their suppliers by access the UK's largest pre-qualifications database.

About the role

Reporting to the Finance Director, this is a key position within a small, established finance team. Purpose to maximise business profitability and reduce bad debt financial exposure, through effective Credit Management

What you will do:

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Establish the credit worthiness of potential and existing client
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Develop the business Credit Policy in relation trading terms and client obligations factoring in Group expectations
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Support Sales and wider business initiatives, to maximise business profitability
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Set clear collection targets, in line with business requirements, which support the Business Plan
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Review and improve the business Credit and Collection strategy
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Develop and maintain management reporting
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Query management
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Making and managing decisions, within assigned authority
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Oversee the day to day running of the Credit and Sales ledger department
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Initiate process and quality reviews to simplify and improve the productivity and efficiencies of the department
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Mentor and develop Team Managers/ Team members
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Identify and address performance management issues

Your experience will include:

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Solid experience in a senior Credit Management role, ideally within a larger corporate environment
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Vast understanding of credit reporting agency data, D&B Equifax
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Proficient in reading/ interpreting financial statements for the purpose of granting credit facilities
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Excellent written and verbal communications & strong negotiation skills
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Strong problem solving skills & process improvement
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People management skills
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Ideally CICM qualified

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle.

What we hope you will do next

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