Credit Controller

24 Nov 2017
09 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Credit Controller
Based in Preston
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits

As one of the UK's leading independent professional services companies we are currently looking to recruit two Credit Controllers at our Preston office, one on a full-time basis, the other on a 6 month fixed term contract. Reporting to and working closely alongside the Credit Control Supervisor, you would assist in the smooth running of the Credit Control function, ensuring work is completed in a timely and accurate manner at all times.

Working in a call focused environment you will be responsible for the collection of overdue invoice payments and outstanding debts by email, telephone, and letter, liaising with Partners and portfolio holders and helping resolve queries and disputes in a professional and confident manner. You will be expected to ensure debt is collected in accordance with agreed timescales and that all systems are updated accordingly with any relevant information.

The ideal candidate for the position must have experience in a high volume credit control environment. A background dealing with a broad range of clients is also essential. You will be a good communicator with client-facing experience and a mature and confident telephone manner, as well as good MS Office skills (Word, Excel, Outlook).

You will be a supremely well organised individual, able to multitask and prioritise a workload effectively, with strong numerical skills and excellent attention to detail. You must also be able to demonstrate excellent problem solving ability as well as strong negotiation skills and a tenacious attitude.

With almost 3500 partners and staff across 35 offices generating a fee income of over £300 million, you would be joining one of the 3 principal mid-market accountancy firms at a particularly exciting time.

The job may be suitable for candidates who have experience in the following: Credit Controller, Credit Control Assistant, Debt Collector, Debt Collection Officer, Credit Control Officer, Debt Recovery Clerk, Debt Negotiator, IVA, Insolvency Assistant.

This job would be suitable for candidates based in the following locations: Preston, Lancashire, Blackburn, Darwen, Accrington, Burnley, Chorley, Leyland, Southport, Blackpool, Fleetwood, Broughton, Fulwood, Longridge

We are acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this role.

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