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Credit Controller

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: CC/SJ/08_1658929571
Contact Name: Jon Underwood
Contact Email:
Job Published: 19 days ago

Job Description

Immediate opening for a Credit Controller in an established and growing construction recruitment business based in central Reading. This Credit Controller 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 within our small, friendly team in our Reading Head Office, as a credit controller 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, healthcare & life assurance (after qualifying period), company trips and events, an opportunity to work towards professional qualifications via an apprenticeship route, plus free on-site parking at our Reading office.

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