Permanent, Part-Time Credit Controller
The Role Function:
The primary function of a Credit Controller is coordinating the debts of existing creditors and deciding whether to allow credit to a debtor – ultimately managing all money owed to your business.
Reporting into a company accountant, the Credit Controller will handle the collection of finances and the resolution of account queries, raising sales invoices and issuing credit notes.
It is also the responsibility of a Credit Controller to manage debt recovery, which if a client has paid late or missed payments could involve stopping the supply of goods and services.
It is vital that a Credit Controller builds and maintains close links with all customers, to ensure smooth running of accounts and encourage timely recovery of payments.
Credit Controller role, duties and responsibilities
A Credit Controller will be expected to perform any of the following tasks:
·Checking customer’s credit ratings with banks
·Setting up the terms and conditions of a loan
·Timely and effective collection of all debts and customers payments
·Negotiating re-payment plans
·Maintaining contact with clients to ensure invoices are clear for payment
·Resolving queries both internally and externally around outstanding invoices
·Posting and allocating daily receipts to accounting systems
·Providing accounts information to internal departments
Essential qualities of a successful Credit Controller include:
·Ability to establish and maintain good client relationships, both internally and externally at all levels
·Ability to reconcile complex accounts and have excellent attention to detail
·Competence in Microsoft Office products, XL and accounting software programmes
·Prior experience with systems including invoice discounting
·Calm, confident manner to handle potentially uncomfortable conversations
·Should be comfortable using Sage Professional Software
·Familiar with the various legal processes for recovering overdue accounts
·Familiar with Credit Reference data.
Salary: To be discussed with Employer based on relevant experience.
If interested, please forward your C.V to email@example.com