Credit Control

Permanent, Temp to Perm
Chesterfield
Posted 1 week ago

Credit Control

DUTIES AND KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

– To ensure that debts are paid on their due date and where not, take steps to ensure payment is made with the minimum of delay.
– Review aged debtors for non-payers.
– Sending of letters ranging for polite requests to threatening legal action.
– Liaison with external bodies to take further recovery action when internal action has failed (eg debt recovery agents and solicitors)
– Liaise with membership staff and customers to resolve both intercompany and external queries, and Sales Credit Controller for any cross over with sales debts owing e.g. events, export docs etc
– Posting and allocating daily receipts to the accounting system (providing cover for)
– Sending out monthly statements.
– Preparing and processing the weekly banking as required.
– General support within the Finance office as required.
 
Experience

– Relevant and demonstrable experience of managing an aged debt
– Proven track record of successful debt recovery

Qualifications

– Minimum 5 GCSE’s at A-C (or equivalent) including English and Mathematics.
– Associated debt recovery qualification
– Equivalent by experience
 
Skills and abilities

– Excellent organisational and administration skills
– Strong communication/interpersonal skill (written & oral)
– Strong drive for results
– Highly motivated – can work as part of a team and independently
– Ability to prioritise and manage workload for best results
– High level of skill in Microsoft Office, particularly Outlook, Word and Excel
– Working to high level of confidentiality
– Able to negotiate and influence
 
Personal attributes

– Takes responsibility
– Celebrates and is proud of success
– Supports others and works well with a team
– Must be dependable and reliable
– Must be able to work under own initiative
– Full clean driving licence
– Flexible approach to work

Starting Salary for this role is £18,000-£20,000 per annum.

Job Features

Job CategoryAccounts
Salary£18,000-£20,000

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