Credit Controller

Location: Bracknell, Berkshire, England
Salary: Market related
Contact: Craig Cartwright
Call: Craig
Reference: 3379
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Are you an experienced Credit Controller looking for a new and exciting opportunity ?

The role:

The role of Credit Controller within our Finance team will ensure prompt collection of cash and maintain the accuracy of Sales Ledger records.

Main Duties:

  • Chasing payment of overdue accounts via phone, email and letter.
  • Reducing debt in accordance with pre-agreed targets.
  • Dealing with queries both internally and externally to ensure smooth & timely resolution.
  • Completing daily banking (BACS & Cheques) to include identification, posting and allocation.
  • Taking and processing credit card payments.
  • Assess / update credit history of existing and new customers, using online credit agency services.
  • Opening / setting up new accounts.
  • Maintaining / updating customer details to ensure ledger accuracy.
  • Reconciliation of accounts where payments have been mis-posted.
  • 'Ownership' of ledger, ensuring that any issues are progressed / escalated appropriately.
  • Reviewing ledger regularly with manager to highlight any problems and agree targets and action going forward.
  • Any other duties commensurate with the role

The successful candidate will possess the following Skills and Knowledge:

  • Computer literate (Access Dimensions used, not specifically necessary)
  • Excellent/confident verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous experience working in Sales Ledger / Credit Control environment
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • A good "team-player"
  • Attention to detail - VERY important
  • Ability to prioritise and manage own workload

Employment Specifics:

  • 37 hours per week, Mon - Thursday 8.30am-5pm and on Friday 8.30am-4.30pm
  • This is an office-based role
  • Full Time. Permanent

Benefits:

  • Pension Scheme, Life Assurance - 4 times annual gross reference salary (after confirmation), 26 Annual Holidays (pro-rata) and additional 8 Bank Holidays etc.

Closing date is 10th January 2021

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Hawk 3 are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.