Senior Credit Controller

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
Location: Not Specified
Ref: SKC10840680

Job Description

Senior Credit Controller
West Ham / Canning Town
£30,000 - £35,000

Hours 9-5pm, parking onsite or walking distance from the station.

A leading manufacturing and distribution company based in East London is currently looking for a strong Senior Credit Controller to manage its key accounts. You will report directly to the Financial Controller and be part of a finance team of 8.

• Managing a ledger of 30-40 key accounts worth approx. £3million monthly
• Checking sales invoices before they are sent.
• Ensuring any bespoken billing requirements are adhered to
• Chasing outstanding debts by telephone, email, and portals
• Handling disputed invoices and resolving queries
• Propose write off of irrecoverable debt and establishing bad debt provisions
• Recording cash receipts. Reporting invoicing activity to invoice discount providers.
• 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

There is an opportunity here for the right candidate to take a lead on the Credit Function as the business grows. You could end of recruiting further credit controllers and having a team to manage as well as developing the credit procedures and reporting tools.


• Credit Control experience is essential with experience of dealing with a blue-chip customer base and high values.
• Ideally exposure to a retail customer base / portal experience
• Excel – pivot tables and vlook ups
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships
• 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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