Credit Controller

Harrow Permanent £25,000 - £27,000
  • Working in a dynamic environment for a company in Harrow
  • Competitive salary for an experienced sole Credit Controller

About Our Client

This is a really exciting time to join a fast growing engineering company who put their people first and are committed to providing an exceptional service and quality products. The role will be in a small but friendly team and will be taking ownership of the full credit control process including cash allocations and banking, so a proactive, self-starter is needed for the role offering flexible working

Job Description

Key responsibilities of the Credit Controller include:

  • Manage the AR ledger for the engineering business including performing all normal sales ledger and credit control duties
  • Chasing invoices via phone and email in a timely manner
  • Run credit reports for new and existing customers as required and provide guidance on credit terms to Sales and Operations teams
  • Reconciliation of accounts and cash allocation
  • Prepare and provide ad hoc reports on the status of assigned accounts
  • Liaise with Sales and Operations teams to improve communication with Finance and develop better control framework
  • Dealing with disputes/query resolution
  • Negotiate payment terms with customers
  • Manage and mitigate credit risk by developing new and existing credit control policies to bring them up to date
  • Liaising with internal/external management
  • Running weekly aged debt reports
  • Setting credit limits with customers and carrying out financial checks on customers

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate would have:

  • Minimum 4 years-experience in a similar credit and accounts focused role, preferably in a business with multicurrency invoicing or international operations
  • Good GCSE's (especially Maths and English)
  • Part Qualified CICM preferred but not essential
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Experience with Excel and ERP Systems
  • Solid understanding of double entry accounting
  • Good organisational and communication skills
  • Flexible and comfortable with working in a small, dynamic team
  • Self motivated and proactive

What's on Offer

Ideally the Credit Controller will have experience in a sole role and be immediately available or on short notice. The credit controller should have international experience and a good understanding of all types of clients and collection experiences, having used large ERP systems. In return you will be part of a dynamic team in an exciting company and get a full time competitive salary

Joe West
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+44 1908 355986

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