Credit Manager

Recruiter
Axon Moore Group Ltd
Location
Leeds
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A prestigious manufacturer in Leeds are recruiting a Credit Manager to help drive business performance. The Credit Manager will work closely with senior finance and the accounts receivable team to improve the overall company debt position. The business have a long standing reputation as high quality manufacturer with an excellent and ever growing product range. They sell into major retailers and recognisable brands as well as direct to consumers. The Credit Manager will ultimately be responsible for the implementation of a new overall debt collection strategy.

Credit Manager roles and responsibilities:

- Support and management of the Credit Control team- 1-2-1s, appraisals
- Set KPIs and drive performance
- Management and maintenance of the sales ledger
- Accurate and timely reporting- aged debt, allocations, query resolutions and month end procedures
- Relationship management both internally and externally
- Legal collection and action
- Credit risk management- insurance policy negotiation and management
- Implement debtor risk analysis
- Work closely with other areas of the business in raising the profile of accounts receivable
- Continuous improvement and streamlining of credit and business wide processes
- Effectively negotiate contracts of business with key clients
- Attending customer visits to build new and existing relationships

The ideal Credit Manager will have a sound knowledge and proven track record in collections, people management, credit risk and aged debt. A willingness to offer a hands on approach and act as a key motivator for the credit control team is crucial. This is an excellent opportunity for a Credit Manager looking for their next challenge to make a mark on the business and drive growth.