Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Credit Controller

Chester

Reference: SM/0065

Type: Contract

Minimum Salary: £19,000.00

Maximum Salary: £23,000.00


I am currently recruiting on behalf of my client who are based in Chester. Exiting times are ahead for this business and as such there is the need to bulk up the credit control team – initially on  a 6 month Fixed Term Contract basis. This is a great modern organisation, where any experience here would certainly benefit an ambitious credit controllers CV.

 

The Role…

Working from our Chester Headquarters this role will report to the Credit Control Manager and take responsibility for managing a section of the ledger to ensure acceptable levels of payments and indebtedness are maintained.

 

What you will do…

• Reduce the DSO and overdue debt by successfully managing an assigned section of the ledger and ensuring payments are made promptly

• Chase customer debt by telephone and email 

• Work with Account Managers to effectively resolve customer queries that are delaying the collection of monies owed and keep an accurate record of any invoices held in query

• Aid in the forecasting of receipts for cash flow forecasting

• Take on other ad hoc duties as advised by the Credit Control Manager

 

To enable you to be successful, we are looking for…

Skills:

• Experience in managing high volume B2B customer accounts

• An excellent telephone manner with the ability to deal direct with customers and their finance departments

• Someone that enjoys talking to customers and that is skilled in overcoming customer objections with integrity, resilience and persuasiveness 

• The ability to autonomously plan your workload and focus on the right priorities

• The ability to communicate effectively with internal departments to resolve any customer queries • Good computer literacy skills

• A highly motivated individual, that brings energy and confidence, that is target driven and able to work as part of a team

• You will be able to demonstrate a positive, engaging, hard-working approach and exhibit the company values of Innovation, Quality, Excellence, Respect and Trust

 

If you feel you have the necessary skills and are able to start new work readily please apply to be considered for the shortlist.