Credit Controller

New Directions Commercial
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
From £17,500 to £18,000 per annum
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
New Directions is a group of companies offering specialist recruitment and training services to key employment sectors. We are:

·A market leader

·Accredited Gold employer with the Investors in People

·IRP ‘Best Company to Work for 2016’

·Winner of 'Best Recruitment and Training Services - Wales’ - Business Excellence Awards 2016

Overall Job Objective:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Credit Controller in our Cardiff office. Working as part of a fantastic team, the successful candidate will be responsible for maximising cash flow and reducing the risk of bad debt by ensuring the Companies’ terms are adhered to.

Summary of responsibilities

·Minimising bad debts and keeping debtor days within a pre agreed limit.

·Responsible for a large ledger as part of the Credit Control team

·Ability to reconcile complex accounts and have excellent attention to detail

·Processing credit notes and invoices.

·Liaising with the individual departments to resolve invoice queries.

·Resolution of unpaid invoice queries without the need for legal action.

·Identifying control weaknesses/improvements and bringing them to your line manager’s attention.

Candidate Specification

·Highly numerate.

·Excellent Excel and IT skills.

·Experience in reconciling complex accounts preferred.

·Experience in Pegasus Opera preferred, or capability to learn new systems quickly.

·Experience in credit control including cash allocation preferred.

·Preferably educated to degree level.


·City centre location

·Health cash-back scheme, where you can obtain money back for things such as dental and optical costs.

·25 days holiday, increasing to 27 after 2 years’ service, plus the opportunity to buy up to ten more.

·The opportunity to pay into our Christmas savings scheme with 3% interest.

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