Credit Controller

Surrey, Woking
£28000 - £30000 per annum
13 Sep 2019
13 Oct 2019
Alex Smith
Job role
Credit control
Contract type
Full time

Our client is looking for a Credit Controller to join their Accountancy team in Woking.

Client Details

Our client a well known & growing business based in Woking are looking for a Credit Controller to join their Accountancy team


Our client is looking for a Credit Controller to join their Accountancy team in Woking.

  • Close liaison between customers and the logistic/marketing/sales department so that credit issues are resolved smoothly.
  • Checking customer's credit situation and decide whether or not to offer the credit
  • Setting up the terms and conditions of the receivable and payable balances
  • Dealing with internal queries about payments, ensuring customers pay on time and negotiating re-payment plans
  • Assist in the setting up of the credit control system, customer master data update, insurance credit update and contracts filed/archive
  • Ensure that debts are paid in a timely manner so as to meet cash & debtor day targets
  • Chase overdue invoices by telephone, email & letter within agreed timescales
  • Maintain accurate records of all chasing activity
  • Regularly making contact with customers to ensure all relevant debts are managed as necessary
  • Identify changes in payment patterns and propose action to avert indebtedness
  • Ensure that all transactions are compliant with Company's policies
  • Handle disputed bills and negotiate to bring payment within the agreed terms
  • Respond promptly and completely to both customers and internal enquiries
  • Providing ad-hoc reporting as and when requested by management
  • Undertake account/GLs reconciliations as required
  • Ensure monthly processing deadlines are met as required
  • Send out monthly customer statements/letters as may be agreed from time to time
  • Other duties as delegated from time to time by the Finance Manager or any other person designated in their absence
  • If any customers stop paying or pay late then it's your responsibility to work with Logistic to stop delivery, start legal action to collect the money owed (if necessary) and in the case of bankruptcy you'll have to report to your higher management about the strategies to make sure you can recover what you can.
  • You are expected to regularly review the company's debt recovery procedures.


A successful cadidate will have experience with the above.

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