Credit Controller

Posted 18 April 2024
Salary £28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: Hybrid + Study Support
LocationPreston
Discipline Transactional & Part Qualified
ReferenceJLM/38769/CCR
Contact NameJack Moss

Job description

Credit Controller | £28,000 - £32,000 + Study | Preston + Hybrid | Great team and culture | Friendly and supportive management team

Axon Moore delighted to be partnering with a PE-backed business in Preston experiencing rapid growth as they recruit an experienced Credit Controller to take on a newly created, end-to-end role and take full ownership for their ledger. As such, this fantastic opportunity is well suited to established Credit Controllers looking to add value, implement processes and take on a fully autonomous role.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Ensure timely collection of customer receipts in line with agreed payment terms
  • Accurate posting of receipts to assist with bank reconciliation process
  • Ensuring credit limits and customer payment terms remain accurate on the system
  • Building rapport with key customers to ensure cash collection targets are met
  • Ensure all month end queries are cleared in a timely manner
  • Regular review of credit reports and customer payment performance to ensure customer credit limits maintained
  • Liaising with Group legal function where relevant to mitigate exposure to bad debt
  • Collaborate with sales teams to ensure timely resolution of customer queries
  • Review of customer credit applications to assess creditworthiness of potential new accounts
  • Providing reports on accounts receivable analysis and potential exposure to overdue balances
Required Experience and Skills:
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Able to build good working relationships
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organisational and time-keeping skills
  • High attention to detail and able to take ownership of their role
  • Good IT and MS Excel skills