Credit Controller

  • Full Time
  • Blackburn
  • £22000 - 25000

Reporting to a successful Finance Director of an international organisation spanning over 75 years in business.

You will as a Credit Controller take ownership and control of the company’s AR function.

This is a vacant role and has been streamlined recently for the right candidate to join, develop and manage a substantial ledger in a supportive yet busy finance team.

Applicants need to be resilient, have a calm and firm manner and conduct the following.


Responsible for:

  • Process all customer invoices within financial reporting system
  • Raise all commercial invoices when requested from despatch
  • Upload invoices to customer platforms
  • Allocate all customer cash received
  • Chase overdue accounts for payment
  • Ownership of the AR Ledger
  • Reconcile all customer accounts and resolve queries with customer when they occur
  • Liaise with customers on ad hoc queries when required
  • Account for the correct treatment of VAT on sales invoices
  • Send out customer statements and chase overdue payments
  • Administering monthly invoice financing
  • New customer credit checks and set up
  • Complete other ad hoc tasks within the Finance Function when required Personal skills
  • An assertive but tactful manner
  • At least 4-5 years’ experience in a credit controller role
  • Manufacturing industry sector experience
  • Experience of multicurrency accounts
  • Management of monthly AR ledger balance in excess £4m (high volume)


In return you will get:

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Above average holidays
  • Hours M-T 8-5 F-8 to mid-afternoon finish!
  • Free parking
  • Team socials and training
  • Socially distanced office vetted by key UK health bodies
  • Use of Excel and they will give full training on their in-house accounts system



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Jen Wallis

Jen Wallis is managing the process for this particular vacancy. Please do not hesitate to contact Jen if you would like to discuss the role in more detail - 07968 144419

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