Credit Controller

Job Description

Credit Controller

Petersfield

Permanent

The credit control team is part of the finance department of a large business which is located at the head office in Petersfield. As part of a team of 4 you will be responsible for credit control of the (invoice, application and Service) sales ledger (£10m/400 accounts). Previous experience…

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Credit Controller

Petersfield

Permanent

The credit control team is part of the finance department of a large business which is located at the head office in Petersfield. As part of a team of 4 you will be responsible for credit control of the (invoice, application and Service) sales ledger (£10m/400 accounts). Previous experience of 2 years or more in a relevant role is required and ideally within construction/contracting industry.

Duties will include

  • Allocation of cash on a daily basis.
  • Raise manual VAT invoices & return self-billing receipts.
  • Maintain meaningful chase notes on the Baan system.
  • Process new customer accounts/orders.
  • Escalation of overdue payments to legal action.
  • Order credit reports.
  • Evaluate all new orders within 48 hours of receipt.
  • Where appropriate, authorise credit for new orders in accordance with the authority levels.
  • Set/maintain/monitor credit limits.
  • Devise and agree payment plans for higher risk clients .
  • Identify emerging credit risk situations and mitigate with appropriate action plans.
  • Seek to meet daily/weekly/monthly/annual cash collection targets and debt profile metrics
  • Recovery of retention balances in line with contractual obligations.
  • Ensure the effective allocation of cash receipts on a daily basis.
  • Manage the self-billing VAT invoice process.
  • Ensure that ledger discrepancies are eliminated in a timely manner.
  • Maintain close links with Finance and Commercial
  • teams/management for earliest awareness of credit risk issues.
  • Attend meetings and provide input into debtor reviews as required.
  • Adhere credit control to month end timetables and deadlines.
  • Continuous improvement of credit control processes, procedures and controls.

Working Hours

Full Time: Monday to Friday – Office hours

Can be hybrid working for 2 days per week after completion of probation period.

Salary

Up to £25,000.00 depending on experience

Job Description

Credit Controller

Petersfield

Permanent

The credit control team is part of the finance department of a large business which is located at the head office in Petersfield. As part of a team of 4 you will be responsible for credit control of the (invoice, application and Service) sales ledger (£10m/400 accounts). Previous experience of 2 years or more in a relevant role is required and ideally within construction/contracting industry.

Duties will include

  • Allocation of cash on a daily basis.
  • Raise manual VAT invoices & return self-billing receipts.
  • Maintain meaningful chase notes on the Baan system.
  • Process new customer accounts/orders.
  • Escalation of overdue payments to legal action.
  • Order credit reports.
  • Evaluate all new orders within 48 hours of receipt.
  • Where appropriate, authorise credit for new orders in accordance with the authority levels.
  • Set/maintain/monitor credit limits.
  • Devise and agree payment plans for higher risk clients .
  • Identify emerging credit risk situations and mitigate with appropriate action plans.
  • Seek to meet daily/weekly/monthly/annual cash collection targets and debt profile metrics
  • Recovery of retention balances in line with contractual obligations.
  • Ensure the effective allocation of cash receipts on a daily basis.
  • Manage the self-billing VAT invoice process.
  • Ensure that ledger discrepancies are eliminated in a timely manner.
  • Maintain close links with Finance and Commercial
  • teams/management for earliest awareness of credit risk issues.
  • Attend meetings and provide input into debtor reviews as required.
  • Adhere credit control to month end timetables and deadlines.
  • Continuous improvement of credit control processes, procedures and controls.

Working Hours

Full Time: Monday to Friday – Office hours

Can be hybrid working for 2 days per week after completion of probation period.

Salary

Up to £25,000.00 depending on experience

Job Summary

Location: Petersfield
Salary: £25000.00 - £25000.00 Per Annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Financial services
Division: Commercial
Date: 29th July 2022

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Job Summary

Location: Petersfield
Salary: £25000.00 - £25000.00 Per Annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Financial services
Division: Commercial
29th July 2022

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