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Credit Controller - 1 year FTC

Published 01 December 2023
£25000.00 - £27000 per hour
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Job Starts: 1st December 2023
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Job Title: Credit Controller

Location: Northampton

Salary: Up to £27,000 per year

Type: 12 month FTC, Hybrid Working (Up to 2 days at home per week)

Working Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Monday to Friday - 1 hour lunch

Company Overview:

Do you have a passion for sales ledger and credit control? Have you been a part of key projects or system changes? If so, keep reading! We're partnering with a well-established company in Northampton that has a dynamic team of three in credit control team. They have a fantastic office culture and champion hard work and dedication.

Key Benefits:

  • 26 Days Holiday plus bank holidays
  • Hybrid working hours available
  • Competitive pension contribution

Job Description:

As a Credit Controller, your primary responsibility will be to provide essential support to the Finance team, specialising in Accounts Receivable and Credit Control. Your role will encompass the following:

  • Handle Late Payments: Actively manage overdue payments to reduce outstanding balances.
  • Comply with Credit Policy: Ensure adherence to company credit policies and credit insurance guidelines.
  • Manage Customer Payments: Post and reconcile customer payments promptly.
  • Adjust Credit Limits: Evaluate and modify credit limits following company standards.
  • Produce Monthly Reports: Create accurate and timely reports on customer debts.
  • Resolve Queries: Address issues promptly by collaborating with relevant stakeholders.
  • Maintain AR Ledger: Manage all entries in the accounts receivable ledger, including invoice processing.
  • Communicate Effectively: Foster clear communication with both customers and internal teams.
  • Improve Processes: Contribute ideas and implement improvements to streamline credit and accounts receivable procedures.
  • Handle Ad-hoc Tasks: Undertake additional administrative tasks as needed.

Key Technical Skills and Experience:

  • A minimum of 1-3 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Strong numeracy skills.
  • Exceptional problem-solving abilities and a keen attention to detail.
  • Highly organised with the ability to prioritise work effectively to meet personal and organisational objectives.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.

If you want to join first class business and take that next step in your career then apply ASAP to avoid missing out!

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