Credit Controller

£20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
30 Nov 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A fast growing manufacturing company based in Portsmouth are looking to recruit a Credit Controller, £23k.

Your new company
A fast growing manufacturing company based in Portsmouth

Your new role
Allocate payments to customer accounts on daily basis and post credit card payments. You will liaise with Orders and Sales departments to ensure accuracy of information provided, check sales orders for correctness and post invoices accordingly.Create and distribute inter company invoices. You will send out and monitor monthly customer statements, issue reminders to customers and participate in customer balance reconciliation and also ensure debts are paid in a timely manner and reduce debtor days by proactively chasing debt by telephone and email, maintaining accurate records of all chasing activity. Investigate and resolve queries relating to non-payment of debt.

Prepare weekly aged debt report.To Respond in a timely manner to external and internal queries regarding customer accounts and accounts receivable process. Assist with monthly balance sheet reconciliation in relation to receivables balances where required. Cover for other team members as required. The responsibilities listed are illustrative and not exhaustive and management may designate further reasonable tasks where needed

What you'll need to succeed
Basic knowledge of accounting rules and principles, at least 3 years' experience working in Accounts Receivable/Sales Ledger. Knowledge of credit controlling methodology and at least 2 years' practical experience. Experience with Microsoft Navision preferred but not essential. Experience with other ERP systems desired. Experience in a global, multi-location, multi-currency business would be advantageous. Advanced PC user, including Microsoft Office, primarily Excel.

You will have very good attention to detail and high degree of accuracy and strong organisational and time management skills. A proactive, professional and tenacious approach to chasing debt, including strong email etiquette knowledge. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to deal across different functions, service lines and geographical locations.

What you'll get in return

A salary of up to £23k with excellent benefits. State of the art offices with excellent on-site services.

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