Credit Controller

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Financial Services - Collections
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £ 21.98 - £ 24.73 / Hourly
  • OrganizationType

Office Angels are looking for a Credit Controller to join a distinguished communications company based in Tower Bridge. This is a great opportunity to work within a great team and for a leading organisation.

Office Based | 3 months with potential to be extended | Full Time, 9am - 5pm | £21.98ph - £24.73ph (depending on experience) plus exclusive OA benefits! | Must be available to start immediately

Specific duties include but are not limited to the following job functions.

  • Taking a proactive role in managing and collecting customer payments, including telephone collections/debt chasing, and face to face meetings with customers

  • Attend face to face meetings with customers finance teams to resolve collection queries.

  • To carry out credit searches and assess security requirements, Assess credit risk and establish credit limits.

  • Responsible for Analysing customer financial statements.

  • Accurately update and maintain debtors log following up with appropriate actions and reporting Maintain accurate credit files and collection files. Maintain electronic collect notes for each customer account.

  • Day to day maintenance of the sales ledger, monitoring accounts receivable, ensuring that balance sheets are correct, analysing data and reporting

  • Create new debtor accounts and analysis

  • Serves as point of contact for customer invoicing queries providing accurate information efficiently and in professional manner, develops positive relationship with customers ensuring excellent customer service under all circumstances

  • Creates and issues debtor statements in timely manner and in accordance with company policy and procedures

Qualifications and Experience:

  • 4 years min. previous suitable credit control experience

  • IT literate - good working knowledge of Word and Excel

  • Bachelors degree required in Accounting/Finance preferred

  • Apply basic accounting principles in the interpretation of Customer financial statements.

  • Effectively secure prompt payment from customers while employing commercial sensitivity, business acumen, and good judgment.

  • 1-2 years' experience utilizing Microsoft Office, Internet, and related computer skills.

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Harriet Silvester