Credit Controller

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Finance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension Scheme, Parking
Contact name: Martin Richardson

Job ref: 11983.2
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

CREDIT CONTROLLER/NEWLY CREATED

SHEFFIELD/OFFICE BASED

£25-30,000 + PROFIT SHARE SCHEME + MORE!

THE OPPORTUNITY:

Are you currently seeking an exciting new opportunity in finance?

Then look no further….

Get-Recruited is partnered with a highly reputable and growing construction business who are actively seeking an experienced Credit Controller to join their expanding team. This is a newly created role due to the continuing growth of the business who are now operating in over 250 locations within the UK and producing over £500 million in turnover.

Your main area of focus will be to manage a large, aged debt portfolio of clients with particular emphasis on maintaining those relationships through tactful communication and negotiation when collecting payments. You will be working in a close-knit team of 4 and report directly into the Credit Manager.

This is a fantastic opportunity! For someone with a minimum of 2 years experience in Credit Control within a B2B or B2C environment looking to take the next step in their finance career.

DUTIES:

  • Liaising with customers via telephone and email to chase overdue debt
  • Managing a large, aged debt ledger including customers ranging from sole traders to national contractors
  • Maintain and develop excellent relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Setting up of terms and conditions of credit
  • Ensuring timely payment of debts
  • Following up payments as needed
  • Negotiating re-payment plans
  • Responding to relevant customer enquiries
  • Processing and reconciliation of invoices and payments working alongside the parent companies finance department.
  • Checking and posting of receipts to accounting systems
  • Support adhoc Credit Office projects

THE PERSON:

  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in a Credit controller, Sales Ledger or Accounts Receivable role
  • Experience of dealing with high value ledgers
  • Experience of working within a B2B environment would be beneficial but not essential
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Please send your CV for the Credit Controller position via the advert for immediate consideration.

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