Credit Control Manager

Rutherford Briant
Witham, Essex
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
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.


  • 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.