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Credit Controller

Job Title: Credit Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: CA - CC - Mar21_1614677084
Contact Name: Corinne Atherton
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

Credit Controller
Central Reading

Immediate opening for a Credit Controller in an established and growing construction recruitment business based in Central Reading. This Credit Control role provides good scope for growth and early responsibility within a supportive Credit Control team, and gives exposure to the full credit control cycle.

Working as part of a small, friendly team, you will carry out all aspects of general credit control management and cash collection including:

  • Ledger management
  • Chasing outstanding debt and payments
  • Creating reports
  • Maintaining debtor days within agreed levels
  • Dealing with queries from both internal and external stakeholders
  • Sending out and reconciling client statements
  • Maintaining accurate records of all client communication
  • Checking insurance availability on new and existing clients

The ideal candidate will have some experience of working within a Credit Control or Finance team with an understanding of the critical role that Credit Control plays within the Finance function. We are looking for candidates who display the following:

  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Computer literate, preferably with a good knowledge of Excel
  • Focus, integrity and professionalism
  • An aptitude for systems and processes
  • A strong team ethic
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including confident telephone manner
  • Ability to prioritise and work to deadlines
  • A can-do attitude, prepared to go above and beyond

What we offer:

Benefits include contributory pension scheme, generous holiday allowance, retailer and gym discounts, Company trips and events, opportunity to work towards professional qualifications via an apprenticeship route, free on-site parking.

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