Credit Controller

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Location: [Essex] Chelmsford
Ref: SKC10840645

Job Description

Credit Controller
£25,000 - £27,000

Working as part of a credit control team, reporting to the Credit Manager for a well know company name that supply many of the brands we are familiar with on a daily basis.

• Responsible for managing a high value multicurrency ledger of approximately £15million with some individual accounts work £3/4million.
• Custoemr base consistes of large well know retailers as well as a large number of SME’s
• Liaising with customers, account managers, and invoicing department on a daily basis.
• Chasing outstanding payments by telephone, email and occasionally letter
• Pre-chasing to check invoices have been authorised for payment and resolving any queries before due date if needed.
• Identifying customer payment problems and ensuring speedy resolutions.
• Managing a self-billed account
• Resolving customer queries over the phone and via email.
• Requesting credit notes and write offs.
• Allocation of payments and chasing remittance advices when needed.
• Undertaking account reconciliations.
• Gathering information surrounding credit limits, making decisions on putting accounts on stop and releasing orders
• Ensuring debts on accounts with credit insurance are kept in line with the policy requirements
• Preparing commentary for month end reporting


• Credit control experience is essential. Ideally exposure to customers within the manufacturing or retail sector.
• Ability to establish and maintain good customer relationships
• Excellent communication skills
• Able to prioritise workloads and meet deadlines

If you are interested in this vacancy please contact Sarah Chandler at CWC Recruitment Ltd.

CWC is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to recruiting credit professionals across Essex and London. We have over 30 years of credit control and credit management recruitment experience. We are true experts within our field

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