Credit Controller

  • Location

    West Bromwich, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Professional Services, Administration, Finance, HR Jobs

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  • Salary:

    £12.00 - £14 per hour

  • Contact:

    Joyin Adetola

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Job purpose:

To manage all aspects of credit control within the business to improve debt recovery, debtor days and cashflow.

Key responsibilities:

  • Liaise with all customers and clients to ensure their invoices (regular and ad hoc) are issued and received for all services provided and are paid within the agreed payment terms.
  • Request payment of pending debts in a firm yet considerate manner and negotiate payment arrangements when required.
  • Manage account balances to discover outstanding debts or inconsistency.
  • Keep accurate records (customer information, received payments etc.)
  • Reconcile Positive Cashflow Finance bank account (weekly + monthly).
  • Resolve account disputes to minimise aged debt and improve customer experience
  • Proactively reducing the debt of days to improve company cash flow

To be successful in applying for the interim Credit Controller you will be:

  • Immediately available - Essential
  • B2B Credit Experience - Essential
  • Proven working experience as accounts receivable clerk
  • Solid understanding of basic accounting collection regulations
  • Data entry skills along with a knack for numbers
  • Hands-on experience in operating spreadsheets and accounting software ; ability to operate multiple business systems
  • Tenacity to pursue debts with good customer manner and negotiation skills
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong MS Office skills
  • Good team player