Credit Controller

Recruiter
Sheridan Maine London
Location
Central london
Salary
£20000 - £23000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a unique sports specialist based in central London and they are looking for a confident and well presented candidate to joint their finance team. This is a brilliant opportunity for a junior candidate to join a small finance team and gain exposure to other aspects of finance. Candidates must need at least 6 months experience within credit control.

Duties and responsibilities:
-Collection of cash from individuals and resolution of account queries to specified timescales
-To achieve the weekly cash-collection targets set
-Answer queries and enquiries from customers
-Makes adjustments, handle queries and resolves problems within company guidelines and policies
-Ensure that payments are correctly allocated, to the appropriate account and against the appropriate invoice(s)
-Check reminder letters for 100% accuracy and appropriateness before sending
-Make referrals to and manage the relationship with debt collectors
-Responsible for ensuring that financial information is processed in accordance with company procedures and processes
-To build and develop relationships with main insurance companies
-Maintain accurate and up to date customer details and account records
-To attend finance meetings and document key information and decisions as required
-To input accounting data into the accounting system with speed and accuracy
-To create, develop and maintain accounting spreadsheets used in the Finance function
-To be able to work in a busy office environment, demanding high levels of concentration while inputting, checking and making calculations, while also coping with frequent interruptions, e.g. responding to staff and supplier enquires
-To identify and resolve errors and discrepancies
-Observe and maintain client confidentiality

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful