Credit Controller

Recruiter
Page Personnel Finance
Location
Bristol
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Page Personnel Finance are currently recruiting for Credit Controller for a number of large reputable organisations based in Bristol.

Client Details

Our clients are currently looking for Credit Controllers to join their well established teams based in Bristol.

Description

The duties of the successful credit controller will include but not be limited to:

  • Maximising cash flow by ensuring all payments are collected in line with payment terms
  • Conduct daily reviews of overdue accounts and place relevant customers on monitoring where necessary
  • Prepare direct debit files to be sent to the bank
  • Review and release held accounts in line with authority levels
  • Process debit and credit payments in line with procedure
  • Resolve queries relating to customer accounts by liaising with the relevant internal departments
  • Continually reduce overdue debt by conducting telephone collection calls
  • Where collection attempts have failed prepare relevant files for legal action
  • Maintain an accurate accounts receivable ledger

Profile

The successful credit controller will:

  • Have previous experience in a similar position with a successful track record
  • Excellent telephone manner and communication skills
  • Be able to build rapport and trust with customers and colleagues
  • Ability to achieve debt collection targets
  • Good skill level with Excel, Word & Outlook
  • Previous experience in risk management and audit
  • Negotiation skills
  • Stakeholder management skills

Job Offer

£18,000 - £22,000 plus excellent benefits