credit controller

Sheridan Maine (Midlands)
West Midlands
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sheridan Maine is recruiting for an experienced Credit controller with a stong collections background to join an Automotive business in Birmingham. 

Our Client

Sheridan Maine is thrilled to share a fantastic opportunity that is on offer at a busy Markey leading organisation not far from Solihull.  Our Client is recruiting due to expansion and wants an established Credit Controller to work with the accounts team to To investigate and recover unpaid AR invoices.

The Role

As the Credit Controller your duties will be to provide timely cash collection and general credit management in a manufacturing based business to business organisation..

Duties and Responsibilities

- Liaison with key stakeholders and the AR Manager to determine priority accounts
- Contacting customers when payment is overdue and work with them to settle their account / resolve any disputes (this includes reprinting invoices, issuing statements and other information as requested)
- Investigating / addressing AR system issues and account discrepancies
- Informing the AR team of any amendments identified when reconciling accounts / liaising with customers
- Reporting aged debts and recovery action to senior management / stakeholders and agreeing subsequent action
- Any other projects or tasks assigned to you by the management team

Person specification

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate determination to go above and beyond in supporting growth with a passion for debt reduction.

Requirements include

-  Minimum of 2 years experience investigating, negotiating and recovering debts from customers
-  Experience of managing high volume large sales ledgers - £1m +
-  Good Excel skills – vlookups, pivot tables
-  Ability to establish and maintain good client relationships, both internally and externally at all levels
-  Ability to reconcile complex accounts and have excellent attention to detail
-  Experience of recovering debts from the automotive industry ( Desirable )

What is on offer?


This business has consistently grown and is expanding due to success. This is a unique opportunity to join a market leading organisation.