Credit Controller

Recruiter
Wade Macdonald Associates.
Location
Reading, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Aug 2019
Closes
03 Sep 2019
Ref
1229362436
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a rapidly growing Services business based in Reading (Central) They are currently seeking a Sole-charge Credit Control specialist to join their team on a permanent basis.

This brand new role would suit an experienced candidate who is used to a high level of ownership and autonomy in a small Finance Team and supporting a Finance Director, overseeing the end to end receivable and billing side of the business.

This is an intrinsic role within the Finance function and you will be recognised and rewarded for hard work and positive results. There is also future opportunity for promotions and to build and nurture a new Credit Control Team as the company grows.

Duties include:
  • Full Sales Ledger Credit Control and Administration responsibility.
  • Ensuring that debts are paid on time, communicating via telephone, email and post
  • Ensuring that payments and in-coming cash is banked and allocated accurately
  • Ensuring invoices and charges are raised accurately and efficiently
  • Query investigation and resolution
  • Customer account maintenance
  • Preparing and agreeing payment plans
  • Working with internal teams and stakeholders to improve processes
  • Assisting with and providing data for month-end and ad-hoc reporting

The Candidate:
  • Proven experience as a Credit Controller +3 years.
  • Measurable and demonstrable track record of managing a Sales ledger in a sole charge capacity.
  • Outgoing, engaging personality and the ability to work with a diverse portfolio of debtors.
  • Team Player who is happy to work within a small Finance Team and assist during busy periods.
  • Building strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Excel skills (Credit Control relevant i.e. Ledger production, Vlookup, cash flow forecast, banking), Quickbooks experience.
  • Able to Bring ideas to the table and be open to building a Credit Control team

Perks and benefits
  • 25 days holiday per annum which increases up to 30 over time
  • Able to Purchase up to 5 days additional holiday
  • Interest Free Season Ticket Loans
  • Discounted Gym membership
  • Dental, eyecare, pension and life assurance

My client has modern offices in the Town Centre with free parking. This is an excellent opportunity for a sole charge Credit Controller to join an established and progressive business in Reading. They are a great team and the growth potential is huge for the right candidate both professionally and personally.

If this sounds like the ideal job for you please click to apply or contact James Adey at Wade Macdonald for further information - 01189 559 534.

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.

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