Credit Controller

Salary:£25,000 - £30,000
Location: [Essex] Brentwood
Ref: SKC10840751

Job Description

Credit Controller
£26,000 - £29,000 + bonus is up to £5000
Brentwood, Essex / Hybrid working

A global commercial business based in Brentwood is currently looking to recruit a Credit Controller in January 2021 to join its existing team. Reporting into the Credit Manager, your duties will include:

Full responsibility for managing a multicurrency high value, low volume ledger.
Chasing of outstanding debt by telephone and email and investigating and resolving queries
Working towards monthly call / cash collection / debt reduction targets
Identify changes in payment patterns and propose actions to avoid indebtedness
Propose write off of irrecoverable receivables
Undertake account reconciliations
Preparing and attending weekly debtor meetings
Attending internal and customer meetings to facilitate query resolution and debt reduction
Investigation of credit balances, allocation of cash and escalation of old balances
Assist in preparation of accounts for external debt collection
Consistent review of aged debt ensuring bad debt provision requirement is kept to a minimum
Weekly analysis of top 10 accounts
Regular and accurate input into cash-flow reporting.

Skills/experience required:

Credit control experience preferably in a large complex business environment
Ability to build and maintain strong business relationships with customers
- Strong work ethic, passionate about credit control and happy to work to targets
- Some exposure to managing a team, reporting, projects and process improvement
- Excellent organisational and time management skills
- Advanced excel and ERP exposure
- Good written and oral communication skills

CWC is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to recruiting credit professionals. We have over 35 years of credit control and credit management recruitment experience. We are true experts within our field.

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