Credit Controller

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Stockton-on-Tees
Salary
£18000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Credit Controller Teesside Based Salary - £18,000 - £19,000

Your new company
A leading provider of business solutions with a network of over 20 sites and with the capacity to secure business solutions to safeguard companies throughout the UK.


Your new role
An exciting opportunity to work in a vibrant and busy Credit Control department. The role will incorporate key skills:

  • Liaison with customers regarding overdue debts and collection of those in line with company credit policy by telephone, letter and personal visit if required.
  • Identify and eliminate opportunities for customers to delay payments and notify senior managers of non-compliance such as returned cheques/payments and notification of any formal arrangements. This to include administration of a Direct Debit process when introduced.
  • Identify, register and progress chasing and resolution of invoice queries with both internal (sales/operations/credit risk/billing team) and external customers.
  • Production of weekly/monthly reports in accordance with set requirements.
  • Liaison with branches and sales over held orders for equipment release.
  • To achieve and apply excellent communication skills to ensure cash collection.
  • Ensure the continued integration of existing and new procedures within the working practices of the credit control department through personal adoption of those.



What you'll need to succeed
Have a proven track record in Credit Controller and invoice process as well as the following:

  • Proven planning, organisational, time management and negotiation skills and the ability to follow tasks through to a successful conclusion.
  • Previous experience in a similar role with knowledge of sales ledger is essential.
  • Sufficient self-confidence and strength of personality to be able to communicate with and persuade adversaries and supporters alike with the ability to liaise successfully with other departments within the business.
  • Basic knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook. Experience of SAP would be an advantage.
  • Ability to prioritise and manage time effectively.



What you'll get in return
The opportunity to work for a global organisation who provides extensive career progression and training. Excellent company benefits as well as on-site parking.

What you need to do now
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