Credit Controller

Recruiter
Rutherford Briant
Location
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Rutherford Briant are recruiting for a Credit Controller in Bury St Edmunds. This is with a growing business which offers the opportunity to join a successful business.

Typical duties;

  • Ensure effective collection of company debt
  • Ensure prompt and correct allocation of payments together with remittance advice collection
  • Works with autonomy on collections of own ledger, and key accounts
  • Anticipate developments, and identify accounts that will require special attention
  • Handle disputed accounts and negotiate to bring payment into line with terms
  • Maintain accurate individual measurement and performance statistics
  • Assess the creditworthiness of new and existing customers
  • Maintain clear and concise records of customer communications
  • Interact well with customers and departmental colleagues
  • Manage relationships with the clients in order to reduce exposure to potential bad debt.
  • Show a genuine desire to hit targets always being conscious of ways to improve own performance and those who surround you.

The ideal candidate will have previous Debt Collection / Credit Control experience and have the ability to prioritise, meet targets, deadlines and work under pressure.