Credit Controller

SF Group
£17k - 20k per year
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description: Credit Controller

Salary: £17,000 - £20,000 (Dependant on experience)

Job Type: Full time, Permanent

Location: Leicester (Close to City Centre)

You will be working for a well known organisation based in Leicester as a Credit Controller on a full time, permanent basis. You will be reporting directly to the Finance Manager and working within a fun, friendly, family feel environment. You will be welcomed into a fantastic business that gives excellent rewards and recognition to their team.

The Role:

  • Debt collecting – chasing 200 clients per month on average
  • Take full & final responsibility for all company debt & meet KPI’s as agreed with the Finance Manager
  • Checking customers for their up to date credit limit on every order received
  • Checking with have credit insurance cover on all customers
  • Administration of daily outstanding debtors list. Reports up to twice weekly to management
  • Entering banking and BACS payments
  • Raising credit notes and obtaining sanction from Finance Manager or Managing Director
  • Chasing retentions using structured diary system, meet company targets
  • Logging invoices onto working debtors spreadsheet
  • Entering sales invoices onto Sage
  • Allocating payments
  • Filing of remittances/invoices
  • Checking & agreeing final account statements
  • Resolving & sorting queries on invoices & projects to finalise payments
  • Paying in of cheques and cash at the bank
  • Take card payments
  • Maintaining the company credit limit system for all orders, liaise with the sales order processor and the Sales Manager
  • Answer the phone to support admin assist in busy periods

Desirable Candidates to have the following:

  • Attention to detail is paramount to ensure that all data entry is accurate
  • Professional phone manner
  • Some experience within a Credit Controller role is ideal
  • Experience of Microsoft Office and Excel

Applicants who have a legal right to work within the UK will be considered.

If you are a Credit Controller wanting to get a new opportunity, please send an up to date CV to Mav at or alternatively, please call my direct line on.

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