Senior Credit Controller

  • Job Reference: 11744
  • Date Posted: 29 January 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Loughborough
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Accountancy, Finance
  • Job Type: Temporary, Temp-2-Perm
  • Duration: Interim / Temp-2-Perm
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Neil Tyack
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0116 254 9404

Job Description

11744 – Senior Credit Controller Job Spec

Location: North Leicester  


Are you a proactive & confident credit controller with supervisory experience within industry? Our client – a respected B2B firm in North Leicester – is seeking an experienced Credit Controller to support their collections team on a full-time interim / temp-2-perm basis. The successful candidate will pro-actively contact all customers across the ledger, ensuring all invoices are received and cleared for payment. As a senior team member, you will support junior team members daily, providing cover for the Credit Manager as required. This is a great opportunity to take responsibility within the role and work in a key performance area of the business.


The Role

  • Managing client contact logs, ensuring visibility of all correspondence (both proactive & reactive),
  • Pro-actively contact clients across the ledger, ensuring all invoices have been received / cleared for payment,
  • Working to targets on all cash collection, keeping aged debt to a minimum,
  • Ensuring all allocations are accurate with zero tolerance on unallocated cash,
  • Building rapport with – and confidently supporting – all clients,
  • Supporting junior team members,
  • Highlighting queries / actioning resolutions & credits so invoices can be paid,
  • Working with team members to run credit reports & continually monitor risk,
  • Managing & keeping up-to-date your own reports for specific ledger / current status of accounts,
  • Raising credit requests, following authorisation process & raising credit notes through the system as required.


The Right Person

  • Ideally you will be immediately available OR on short notice,
  • Current or recent experience in a credit control environment,
  • Experience of reporting against collection targets,
  • Demonstrable confidence in dealing with queries from start-to-finish,
  • Experience and able to support junior members of the credit control team,
  • Effective communication skills,
  • Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision,
  • Excellent planning, organisation and deadline time-keeping skills.



  • Appointment Type: Interim / Temp-2-Perm Basis
  • Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (subject to experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Holiday 20 Days + Bank Holidays   

If you’re interested & think you’re suitable for this opportunity, please apply online OR call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 11744) on 0116 254 9404.