Credit Controller

Recruiter
EP Professional
Location
Birmingham
Posted
15 Feb 2019
Closes
28 Feb 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Credit Controller

We are currently recruiting for a Credit Controller to join the finance team for our well established client based in Birmingham. As a Credit Controller you will be carrying out the daily duties including supporting the Credit Control activities through the management of debt collection procedures in line with the company's debt management policies.

Details of Credit Controller

  • Salary: £11.50ph - £12.00ph
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Mon - Thurs: 9.00am - 5.30pm / Fri: 8.00am - 4.30pm
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Duration: 3 - 6 Month (Contract)

Role of Credit Controller

  • Managing and collecting debts of company debtors
  • Evaluating new credit requests and reviewing customers'customers' credit rankings with banks
  • Report to the Credit Control Manager any debts you feel requires escalation or initiation of proceedings against.
  • Ensure proactive planning takes place facilitating the readiness of the Credit Control department
  • Setting up of terms and conditions of credit
  • Take part in job training, job chats and team meetings and where necessary take corrective action.
  • Ensuring timely payment of debts
  • Following up payments as needed
  • Negotiating re-payment plans
  • Responding to relevant client enquiries
  • Processing and reconciliation of invoices
  • Checking and posting of receipts to accounting systems
  • Preparation of statements, client status reports and all relevant information as required
  • Comply with any reasonable requests or duties directed by management and supervisors

Experience required of Credit Controller

  • Minimum 2 year experience in credit controller role / accounts experience
  • Able to demonstrate effective methods of collecting debt
  • Strong IT skills are required including Microsoft Office (particular excel) and accounting software programmes such as SAP, FidelioFidelio, Micros
  • Resolving complex debt issues

Key Skills/Attribute of Credit Controller

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills and telephone manner
  • GCSEGCSE Maths and English
  • Ability to establish and maintain good client relationships, both internally and externally at all levels
  • Able to demonstrate effective methods of collecting debt
  • Ability to use software systems e.g. SAP, FidelioFidelio, Micros
  • Ability to prioritise workload efficiently and work to strict deadlines
  • Ability to resolve complex debt issues
  • Must have a proactive approach and use initiative

Benefits

  • 28 Holidays per year
  • Weekly Pay
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employed Status
  • Discounted Holiday Club
  • Personal Accident Insurance
  • Mortgage references
  • My Extra Rewards - An online portal offering vouchers and discounts

If you are interested in the above role please click apply!

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