Credit Controller

Recruiter
Stratton Services group
Location
Manchester
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Main Purpose of the Job (general tasks): - Daily chasing of payments from agents, by phone and email  - Allocating bacs and cheque payments Responsibilities (detailed tasks): - Daily chasing of payments from agents, by phone and email  - Processing new applications and credit checks  - Allocating bacs and cheque payments  - Dealing with customers queries  - Producing copy invoices and statements for customers  - Ensuring ledgers are up to date for month end close off  - Sending out statements to agents at the middle of the month and month end  - Scanning all remittances  - Cover allocation of airline payments when necessary  - To undertake any other duties as required by management, commensurate with the grade of the post  Key results: - Ensure AR runs smoothly  - Meet month end deadlines  - Consistency of cash flow Main Contacts for this Job: - Internal - Senior Credit Control  - Finance Controller  - CFO  - Business development  - Corporate Financial Accountant External - AR Customers  - Auditors Knowledge Base: - Knowledge of credit control  - Knowledge of general accounting procedures  - Proficient in data entry  - At least 3 years credit control/accounts experience Skill Set: - Leadership  - Coaching  - Strategic thinking  - Excellent communication/interpersonal  - People management  - Financial management  - Negotiation  - Influencing  - Change management  - IT  - Motivator  - Decision making  - Problem solving - Safety driven Behaviours: - Non parochial as to product and geography  - Confident assertiveness  - Flexibility  - Innovative  - Achievement orientated  - Energy/drive