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Credit Controller Vacancy

Credit Controller - Famous International Company, Slough

Ref: SCR 282

This is an excellent opportunity for a credit controller to join a friendly and lively credit control team, working for a well established business with a famous global brand. On a daily basis, you will deal with major multiple retailer customers, in a responsible and varied credit control role.

This business is the clear market leader within its category of consumer goods. The role is ideal for a commercially minded credit controller who would enjoy taking ownership of a business to business sales ledger (around 200 accounts) and adopt a customer service style of credit control, proactively addressing all possible credit control queries and working to predict and prevent credit control problems from arising. Discussions with customers and colleagues will include claims that relate to shortages/price queries/ damages & returns, credit limits, payment terms and ensuring DSO is maintained / reduced to target levels.

Good skills are required in:

1. Customer relationship management (occasional customer site visits) 2. Query management 3. Credit control reporting 4. Accounts receivable administration (cash posting, allocating cash to customer’s account, banking reconciliations)

The main challenge will be to maximise cash flow, achieve targets to reduce aged debt, maintain accurate accounts and provide a professional credit control service for your own sales ledger. Your customer base will include retail outlets and other commercial partners and distributors)

Job Description :

Manage an allocated selection of customer accounts, control debtors and improve cash flow • Solving customer account/invoice queries and disputes, raising necessary credit notes. • Deal with claims that relate to shortages/price queries/ damages & returns, credit limits, payment terms and ensuring DSO is maintained / reduced to target levels. • Work to aged debt reduction targets and cash collection objectives. • Building relationships with the clients and internal departments. Visiting clients if necessary, to sort out account/invoicing problems.• Account reconciliation, minimising unapplied cash and credits.• Reporting any problems to the Credit Manager in monthly meetings.• Accounts receivable - processing cheques, BACS and direct debit payments, and reconciling to bank statements.• Credit notes administration, as required• New Customers: Assemble and collate all necessary information relating to new account applications & direct debit mandates to ensure accurate trading decisions can be made.• Month end reporting on aged debt, queries and cash

Skills and Experience:

Up to 4 years experience of credit control, including aspects of sales ledger and accounts receivable administration. Advantageous: ICM Studier • Intermediate Microsoft Excel • Good communication skills.• Self-motivated, flexible and conscientious.


This is a successful, fast growing business, proven to be recession proof. Role could grow into a team leader role as the credit control team continues to grow, in line with the projected sales increase. The business competes in an expanding market sector.


  • £23,000 plus up to 15% bonus.
  • Monday – Friday 9am– 5.30pm with a 1 hour lunch break.
  • Blue Chip Benefits including ICM / AAT financial study support and study & exam leave.g

Apply now quoting Credit Controller SCR 282

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