Credit Controller

Salary: £22,000 - £25,000
Location: [Essex] Rayleigh
Ref: SKC10840656

Job Description

Credit Controller

Hours 9-5pm, 26 days holiday, parking, pension

Working for a long standing and well-established company. This is sole charge credit control role working in a finance team of 4, reporting to the Finance Director.

• Manging a multicurrency ledger of 100 live accounts with a monthly value of £1.5 - £2million
• Establishing new customer accounts and setting customer credit limits in line with credit referencing agencies
• Raising sales invoices and reporting daily invoicing activity to invoice discount providers
• Chasing outstanding debts by telephone, email, letters and portals
• Maintain an accurate record of all chasing activity
• Handling disputed invoices and negotiate payment within the agreed terms
• Provide accurate advice on billing queries
• Starting legal proceedings if debts are not paid within agreed times
• Liaising with solicitors and barristers during legal cases
• Propose write off of irrecoverable debt and establishing bad debt provisions
• Recording cash receipts and banking deposits,
• Sending out copy invoices and monthly statements
• Manipulating data on excel and running age debt reports.
• Establishing and reporting month end figures to FD
• Managing monthly sales forecast and reporting on a weekly basis to the Finance Director


• Credit Control experience is essential in a multicurrency environment
• Ideally some exposure to a retail customer base / portal exposure
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to work independently in a sole charge capacity

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. We have over 30 years of credit control and credit management recruitment experience. We are true experts within our field.

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