Credit Control Manager

Recruiter
Rutherford Briant
Location
Witham, Essex
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Rutherford Briant are exclusively recruiting for a Credit Control Manager based in Witham. As the Credit Control Manager you will have ownership of a multi-ledger/multi-site credit function, you will be a hands-on manager to a large credit control office including Team Leaders, Credit Controllers and admin staff across multiple business. This is an integral role that requires a motivated Credit professional who has the capacity to develop as the business grows.

Responsibilities;

  • Oversee the day to day running of the team

  • Setting and monitoring of KPIs, cash collection targets and review of all delinquent debts beyond 90 days.

  • Managing the processes within the team and ensuring all tasks are completed within a timely basis including invoice/Statement runs, letter cycles, account escalation etc

  • Proactively develop and implements new processes to improve cash collections and streamline processes.

  • Highlight concerns in relation to account issues/overdue debts and escalate

  • Final escalation point for delinquent debtors prior to liaising with Head of Finance to commence legal action.

  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with both internal and external customers.

  • Review new business on a daily basis to ensure credit risk exposure is kept to a minimum while maintaining sales growth.

  • Conducting ongoing credit reviews of existing clients and implementing or advising on necessary changes to credit terms.

  • Monthly review with Head of Finance to provide an overview of the ledgers and staff performance.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years credit control experience which includes the supervision of credit controllers. You will also need to demonstrate that you have a proactive approach to examining existing practices and contributing to their enhancement.