Credit Controller

  • Job Reference: SWR2744
  • Date Posted: 25 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration, Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Credit Controller – Spider is advertising on behalf of a national and highly respected electrical wholesale company based in Newmarket, Suffolk who are currently in search for an experienced Credit Controller to join the team. 

As the Credit Controller you will be reporting to the Credit Team Leader & Regional Credit Manager. You will be efficient and effectively chasing overdue debt by telephone, letter, and email as appropriate. You will escalate debts to Credit Manager for litigation when appropriate. You will have autonomous responsibility for a portfolio of credit accounts in the electrical wholesale industry ranging from sole traders to national key accounts, with a view to maximising cash flow whilst maintaining an excellent relationship with all internal and external stakeholders. 

Other duties will include: 

  • Prompt management and resolution of invoice queries internally and externally and various forms of customer payments this will include managing approved payment plans through to completion.
  • Recording of all actions and conversations in customer notes and taking payments over the telephone.
  • Maintenance of files for each customer
  • Ad hoc duties such as collecting and opening post, taking cheques to the bank 

You will ideally need two years credit control experience (desirable). You will have a passion for credit control and a desire to continually maintain a clean and current ledger. You will be competent working with the Microsoft Office suite. You will be capable of building relationships at all levels including with customers, branch staff, senior managers, and colleagues as well as ability to work individually and as part of a team is essential. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

This is a full-time position. On offer is a competitive salary and holiday entitlement is 20 days holiday plus bank holidays, increasing with length of service and free onsite parking. Other benefits will include, contributory pension scheme, generous profit share scheme, various company social events and study support towards relevant qualification. 

Please send your CV through with a covering letter detailing your suitability to the role and possible work experience to date.  We look forward to hearing from you. 

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Keywords; credit, credit controller, finance, accounts, credit accounts, client accounts, invoicing

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