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Credit Controller (Remote Working)

Published 26 September 2023
£26000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Birmingham, West Midlands
Job Starts: 26th September 2023
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Are you a Credit Controller looking for remote/hybrid working?

Are you experienced in dealing with key national accounts, and possess intermediate Excel skills?

If you said yes to the above questions, you are already half-way to securing this role!

Credit Controller / Remote working / up to £29,000 salary / Permanent / Full-Time / + Study support - for relevant qualifications such as CICM (optional)

Macildowie are pleased to be partnered with a highly-flexible and supportive organisation based in the Birmingham area to hire a number of experienced and reliable Credit Controller candidates to join the team of 12 valued team members. You will be able to work from home once you are fully aware of the company procedures and processes. Your only required time to work in the office is during your training period of between 1-2 weeks. This remote role is a highly attractive proposition for committed, experienced and organised Credit Controllers. You must be able to show experience dealing with key accounts/national accounts.


  • Start of the month - to forward manual statements to customers in MS Excel
  • Communicate with customers to ensure full reconciliation for each transaction is sent back, and update the system to show this
  • Regular meetings - via MS Teams with customers to discuss any resolved or non-disputed debt
  • Regular reviews - regarding delinquent debt to ensure a clear ledger
  • Higher value invoices - must follow up on payments monthly to maximise collections of cash
  • Cash forecasting - must be proactive prior to month-end to ensure the target is achieved
  • Cash Allocations
  • Escalations - concerns or queries should be passed on to the Account manager

Required experience and skills:

  • At least 3-5 years' experience as a busy, flexible Credit Controller in a pressurised environment dealing with key strategic accounts
  • History dealing with around 400-500 client accounts (minimum)
  • Experience dealing with a ledger of around £7-8 million
  • Having dealt with complex processes for key national account customers
  • Intermediate-to-advanced MS Excel knowledge (must be capable of VLOOKUPS and pivot tables)
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and show pro-activity with customers to identify root cause problems that prevent on-time payments
  • Must work well under pressure and to challenge deadlines
  • Show strong organisational skills, with high attention to detail

To avoid any disappointment, please apply now so you can be considered for this extremely attractive role and next step in your Credit Control career!

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