Credit Controller

Credit Controller

Job Title: Credit Controller
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Coventry
Salary: £18k - 19.5k per year + plus bonus
Start Date: 1/12/2017
Reference: JO0000000888
Contact Name: Mairi-Claire Lenton
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 27, 2017 07:29

Job Description

Credit Controller

£18,000 - £19,500 + Bonus

Wallis Lynch are working with a Coventry based client to recruit a Credit Controller to cover maternity leave on a 12 month fixed term contract.  This role would suit an experienced Credit professional with experience of chasing aged debt . Our client is also willing to consider applications from graduates who are looking to develop a career within the Credit Control field who have previous experience of working in a customer focussed environment.

About the opportunity:

Reporting to the Credit Manager/Credit Supervisor with responsibility for your own ledger and all aspects relating to the debt management. The role will work alongside a number of colleagues who each have their own ledgers for various sites throughout the UK. It will be your responsibility to ensure effective cash collections and liaise appropriately with the customers, sales teams and the internal payments allocation team. Our client has defined procedures, guidelines and KPIs so you will need to be a conscientious individual looking to take responsibility for your own portfolio. 
·Assessing new customers for their credit worthiness

·Credit appraisals on existing customers
·Chasing debts via telephone and email correspondence
·Updating customers who are on hold
·Working to cash collection targets
·Other associated activities

This is fast paced environment that focusses heavily on their "team ethic". Whilst you will assume responsibility for your own ledger if needs be you will need to be a team player as and when required. Targets are key to their success and the company bonus is directly linked to achievement of KPI's therefore you will need to be the sort of character that thrives on targeted environments.

What they need:
Our client would welcome applications from experienced Credit Controllers who are seeking a fun, fast paced environment to apply their knowledge. Equally if you are a recent graduate with an interest in building a career within a finance function and perhaps have worked in some kind of customer environment or customer service role then you are encouraged to apply.

Benefits include:
Working in a vibrant "team" environment the company offer a fantastic supportive network for you to develop your Credit Control skills. In addition to a competitive salary our client offers onsite free parking and a Bonus scheme. The team work a 37.5 hour working week.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing business with a good working atmosphere and team to work with. The team has a great work ethic and are led by a caring and supportive management team.

Wallis Lynch operates as an employment business and employment agency for the provision of temporary and permanent vacancies