Cameron Pink

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Senior Credit Controller

  • Permanent
  • Elstree
  • £30000 GBP / Year

Cameron Pink

My client is a multinational manufacturing firm and well recognised brand name. Their growing UK subsidiary is looking to recruit a Senior Credit Controller on a permanent basis.

This opportunity is suited to an experienced individual who has a proven background expertly managing a company’s debts. The successful candidate will join a settled and close-knit finance team and be responsible for collecting money owed, evaluating new credit requests, processing proforma invoices, maintaining the sales ledger, and providing administrative support.

Basic salary offered is £30,000 per annum. Benefits include 25 days annual leave, private healthcare and travel insurance. This is an office-based role based in Borehamwood, hours are 9-5 Monday to Friday.

Reporting into the Head of Finance, key responsibilities will include:

  • Chasing overdue debt payments by phone, email and letter.
  • Reducing bad debts.
  • Evaluating new credit requests on potential new business.
  • Checking credit score of customer credit worthiness, agreeing credit limits and terms.
  • Dealing with customer invoice queries, complaints and escalated enquiries.
  • Invoice query resolution in timely manner.
  • Communicating with all departments regularly, providing necessary updates.
  • Building strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Communicate with senior management regularly.
  • Proforma invoicing and issuing credit notes.
  • Allocating BACS/Cash/Credit Card payments/Euro payments and updating the cash book.
  • Preparing month end reports and reconciliation.
  • Preparing aged debtors reports.
  • Initiating legal procedures.
  • Identifying high risk accounts and flagging to senior management.
  • Assisting the finance department and helping other departments in case of business need.
  • Issue customer statements.
  • Preparing and distributing monthly reports both internal and external.
  • Monthly cash forecasts.

To be considered you will be:

  • Capable with using Excel, importantly Pivot Table and Lookups.
  • Ideally come from a stock/product-based company background (i.e., Manufacturing, Retail, FMCG etc).
  • Take charge of credit control from start to finish in a company, with the ability to work autonomously.

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