Credit Controller

  • Salary:
    £23,000
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Clerical
  • Job Reference:
    64145

My client is one of the UK’s leading award-winning brand agencies, boasting an enviable portfolio of clients, based in Leicestershire.

The role of Credit Controller is a varied role and one that forms a fundamental part of the accounts department, there will also be a small element of purchase ledger work.

You will be working within a small and friendly finance team of 5 people, in a fast-paced environment where every day is different.

Responsibilities:

• Chasing outstanding invoices to meet agreed payment terms by phone and email
• Taking card payments over the phone for invoices
• Maintaining full collections notes on SAGE 50 Accounts system and keeping customer details updated
• Updating the ledger with new invoices for payment collection
• Managing multiple sales ledgers (9 Companies)
• Producing monthly aged debt reports for the Accounts manager to review
• Running sales reports twice a month and checking the paid status of jobs
• Assist with filling in new supplier forms
• Uploading invoices to various portals as required by various clients
• Liaising with Sales Departments to resolve queries on invoices
• Maintaining general tidiness of ledgers
• Handling sales ledger queries
• Ad hoc analysis of customer accounts
• A small element of covering for the purchase ledger clerk for holidays and days not worked

Experience, Qualifications and Skills Required:

• Previous experience within a credit control role
• Excellent attention to detail
• The ability to maintain a high level of accuracy and productivity
• Sage 50 experience, preferred but not essential
• Be fully competent in handling all Microsoft packages – especially Excel
• To be able to build and nurture customer relationships, as well as internal departmental relationships
• Ability to work well on your own initiative or as part of a team
• Be a good decision maker
• High level of patience and tenacity


Benefits:

• On-site gym
• New starter goodie bag
• Above and beyond bonus scheme
• Enhanced holiday allowance after three continuous years with the company
• Training throughout the year
• Contributory pension scheme
• Birthday bottle of bubbly
• Weekly cake club (Covid-19 permitting)

Disclaimer - FRS strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to treating all applicants alike. FRS does not treat any individual on grounds of sex, age, colour, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or membership or non-membership of a trade union, less favourably than others. All vacancies advertised are open to all ages.