Credit Controller

  • Job Reference: 00001228-1
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Kartell UK
  • Location: Bedford
  • Salary: £22,000
  • Sector: Accounting, Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Role Purpose:

  • Timely cash collection and allocation
  • Production and distribution of debt reporting
  • Understand dynamics of Accounts Receivable to proactively identify signs of payment risk and act upon them
  • Accurate maintenance of related accounting / system records

Key Account-abilities:

Sales Invoicing - 

  • Emailing and posting copy invoices/credit notes as required

Cash Collection - 

  • Maximise cash collection for customer accounts to terms
  • Ensure accurate allocation of cash received to invoices being settled
  • Proactively chase ageing debt
  • Taking Sage pay card payments
  • Authorising of customer orders

 Internal Reporting - 

  • To required timescales:
  • Production of aged debt reports and distribution to responsible sales rep
  • Proactively highlight current / pending debt issues to ensure acted upon as quickly as possible

Continuous improvement - 

  • As Kartell grows and processes settle it will be necessary to continually evaluate what Finance does and how it does it.
  • The expectation is that Finance ways of working and processes should change to find more efficient and reliable processes.
  • This individual is expected to proactively challenge the status quo and suggest improvements
  • Ongoing maintenance and challenge of standard operating procedures

Customer Service - 

  • Be part of building and supporting a great customer service ethos within Kartell

Other - 

  • As Kartell grows and as a member of a developing Finance team it may be necessary to get involved in additional ad-hoc duties

Essential role related knowledge, skills, qualifications and experience required

  • Accounting skills (qualification not essential but exposure to accounting processes)
  • Credit Control experience required
  • Pro-activity, drive, energy, methodical, reliable, attention to detail, organisation and communication skills along with efficient data entry skills
  • Ideally demonstrable experience of system usage to detailed level

Essential role related knowledge, skills, qualifications and experience required

  • Accounting skills (qualification not essential but exposure to accounting processes)
  • Credit Control experience required
  • Pro-activity, drive, energy, methodical, reliable, attention to detail, organisation and communication skills along with efficient data entry skills
  • Ideally demonstrable experience of system usage to detailed level

Hours of Work:  37.5 hours a week Monday – Friday

Salary:  £22,000 per annum 

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