Credit Controller

The Shipowners Protection Limited
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Based in the City of London The Shipowners’ Protection Ltd is the Managers of the Shipowners’ Mutual Protection and Indemnity (P & I) Association, a Luxembourg based Protection and Indemnity Club. With over a century and a half of expertise in providing P&I insurance cover for smaller and more specialised vessels, Shipowners' is one of the oldest P&I Clubs in the world.

We are now seeking a hard working and enthusiastic Credit Controller to join our Credit Control team of 4. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and a quick learner with a desire to make a success of their role in a friendly and sociable company.

Role Responsibilities:

  • To collect premiums in accordance with the company’s credit control procedures.

  • To promptly and accurately allocate premium receipts on a daily basis on the Sun accounting system.

  • To efficiently investigate, follow up and resolve any unreconciled cash in conjunction with underwriters and brokers.

  • To accurately maintain and keep records up to date in Meridio, CRM, Collect and Sun accounting system.

  • To provide general assistance within the Finance Department as and when required.

  • To respond promptly to correspondence and other enquiries received in the Finance Department.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in Credit Control, preferably within the insurance industry.
  • Ideally Sun accounting system experience

  • Ability to work with minimum supervision

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to manage and deliver under pressure and tight deadlines

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work

  • Ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders

  • Intermediate experience of Excel and Word

  • Professional telephone manner

Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role and if you haven’t heard from us within 2 weeks please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.