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Credit Control Lead

Published 11 August 2023
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Annual Bonus
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Job Starts: 11th August 2023
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Macildowie are actively seeking a Senior Credit Control Lead to join a well established and expanding business based in Burton on Trent.

This is a full time, permanent role with hybrid working available (3 days in the office and 2 days from home).

Salary ranges between £35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience. Extremely good holidays and pension package (up to 10% Employer), and a annual bonus scheme across the business.

Will report directly into the Financial controller and will be responsible for X1 direct report within the business.

Ideally we are looking for someone with previous credit control experience, has previously supervised or mentored a team and has a background in either of the following fields - Construction / plant hire / flooring.

Key Responsibilities and duties:

  • Maintain sales ledger - set up new accounts, monitor existing accounts, cash collection, resolve disputes and queries liaising with colleagues as appropriate.
  • Monitor and review the credit worthiness of new and existing customers through appropriate credit checks.
  • Analyse debtor information for trends and changes to identify potential and actual risk, taking appropriate proactive action to highlight any issues and ensure a focused approach to collection where they arise.
  • Manage credit insurance cover for each UK business.
  • Analyse aged debt and develop strategic collection process to minimise impact to the Company.
  • Coordinate and manage month end close routines
  • Maintenance and reporting of Credit Control KPIs
  • The Credit Control UK Lead will provide information to the finance team with respect to cashflow, bad and doubtful debts and credit notes as required.
  • The Credit Control UK Lead will provide information to the UK Regional Management Team on a regular basis with content to be agreed by that team to reflect the needs of the businesses in the UK.

If you are interested in this role, please upload a copy of your CV to this advert and Luke from Macildowie will be in contact to discuss in more depth.

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Required Skills

  • credit control
  • credit controller
  • credit speciliast

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