Credit Controller

Wade Macdonald
£20000 - £22000/annum Bonus
24 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Credit Control Job - £22,000 + Bonus + Benefits - Central Reading

My client is a forward thinking FMCG company based near Reading Town Centre. They are currently seeking an experienced Credit Controller to join their team on a permanent basis.

You will oversee a section of the UK Sales Ledger and be responsible for Credit Collections, analysis, reporting and query resolution within a varied portfolio of debtors including key accounts.

The successful candidate will be a strong communicator with experience in an Team based collections environment, ensuring accurate cash flow forecasting and hold overall responsibility for driving down DSO through effective and streamlined cash collection processes - obtaining timely payment from debtors via online banking, Credit Card and BACS. My client is offering an incentivised bonus in addition to the base salary and additional benefits.

You will be required to build long-standing relationships both internally and externally and solve any queries relating to invoices and disputes by partnering with stakeholders within the business.

Duties include:


Credit Control and Credit Analysis

Obtaining payment from Clients using effective collection techniques via telephone/email

Query resolution and Credit note processing resolving disputes efficiently

Sales Ledger account reconciliations and associated commentary + forecasting

Running stop processes on accounts and communicating with internal stakeholders

Report and review +90 day overdue or doubtful debtors with Credit Manager

Customer account maintenance

Must be well organised and flexible and capable of working to tight deadlines

Some customer visits as required

The Candidate:


Proven experience as a Credit Controller +2 years

Confident, versatile telephone manner

Outgoing, engaging personality and the ability to work with a diverse portfolio of debtors

Pro-active approach to collections and developing rapport with debtors

Team Player who is happy to work within a Team and add value during busy periods

Building strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders

Strong Excel skills - Vlookup, ledger production, statement production and ad-hoc reporting

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Credit Controller to join a highly respected business near Reading.

If this sounds like the ideal job for you please click to apply or contact James Adey on (Apply online only) for further information

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity