Credit Controller

Recruiter
Interact Medical
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Position Title: Credit Controller

Reporting To: Credit Control Team Leader

Location: Milton Keynes

Working Hours: 9.00 - 17.30

Terms: Permanent/Full time

Benefits: Free Car Parking, Contributory Pension Scheme, Life Assurance, Childcare Voucher Scheme

Annual Leave Entitlement: 20 days per annum plus 8 bank holidays

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure that debts are paid in a timely manner and collect overdue debts

  • Meet cash & debtor day targets

  • Chase overdue invoices by telephone, email & letter within agreed timescales (Making at least 30 to 40 outbound calls a day)

  • Maintain accurate records of all chasing activity

  • Respond promptly to both client and internal enquiries

  • Establish reasons for non payment

  • Manage queries to resolution and escalate as required

  • Reduce Collection Days

ESSENTIAL WORK SKILLS:

  • Able to demonstrate experience of working in a busy credit control department

  • Familiar with credits control procedures, client ledgers, disbursements and office accounts

  • Experience of NHS accounts systems is desirable

  • Possess a good understanding of Excel, Word and Outlook

  • Experience of dealing with clients at all levels, including corporate entities

  • Ability to manage & prioritise an extensive caseload

    PERSON SPECIFICATION:

  • Excellent communication skills at all levels

  • Good IT skills and competence of Word, Excel and Outlook are required

  • High standard of numeracy, accuracy with attention to detail

  • A team player with a flexible approach

  • Outgoing and confident personality who is able to operate at all levels

  • Pro-active and can set and achieve goals

  • Strong organisational & time management skills