Credit Controller

  • Job Reference: 0000012245
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £22,000 to £26,000
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client a successful business based in Lutterworth is looking to appoint a full-time experienced Credit Controller.

You will be responsible for the collection of a section of the ledger and are expected to proactively chase the debt.

We are looking for someone who works well as part of a team, is self-motivated with an outgoing positive attitude and committed to fulfilling business objectives.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:
⦁ Credit Control (phone, letter & email)
⦁ Aged debt reporting
⦁ Cash Allocation
⦁ Reconciliations
⦁ Assist with Legal proceedings
⦁ Customer Relationship management
⦁ Dispute Management
⦁ Ensuring compliance with our risk insurance policy
⦁ Ongoing credit and risk assessment to reduce probability of bad debt
⦁ Controlling customer account balances against credit limits
⦁ Weekly, monthly and ad-hoc management reporting
⦁ Implementing action plans to facilitate collection of overdue and over exposed balances
⦁ Referral of accounts to a debt recovery specialist should internal collection efforts fail

The successful candidate will have:
⦁ Previous experience within a Credit Control or similar environment
⦁ Excellent communication and negotiation skills
⦁ Computer literate
⦁ Attention to detail
⦁ Ability to prioritise workload and meet given deadlines
⦁ Thrives under pressure

Hours: 9:00am – 5:30pm, Monday to Friday (37.5 hours per week)
Holidays: 25 days plus bank holidays
Salary: £22,000 - £26,000
Please note this is an office based role

Additional factors:
⦁ Contributory Pension Scheme
⦁ Health Cash back scheme
⦁ Childcare vouchers
⦁ Life assurance
⦁ Free onsite parking/ tea and coffee

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12245) on 0116 254 9404.