Credit Controller - Retail

Recruiter
Investigo
Location
London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an end to end AR and Credit Control role working in a well-established but high growth retail business. They are looking for an experienced credit controller to join the finance team to assist with the following responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for Accounts Receivable collections
  • Cash collection against targets including reducing overdue debt
  • Maintaining and improving the age debt position
  • Liaising with customers & customer services to deal with queries
  • Account reconciliation and dispute management
  • Sending monthly statements to all relevant customers
  • Managing and reviewing Credit limits for new and active customers
  • Management of cash postings and matching
  • Ad hoc reporting including cash forecasting

Qualifications and experience:

  • You must be immediately available - they would like someone to start by the 1st of June at the latest - do not apply for the role if you are unable to start by this date.
  • 2+ years experience in credit control
  • Experience in a B2B retail environment
  • Methodical approach to tasks who demonstrates a calm demeanour under pressure
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
  • Detail oriented, constantly challenging and verifying numbers, able to deal with complex issues
  • System automation project and process design experience
  • Excellent people skills with strong ability to communicate with internal and external customers regarding all AR matters
  • Someone who is prepared to be flexible in their role for the benefit of the team.
  • Highly driven individual with a hands-on deck mentality