Senior Credit Controller

Senior Credit Controller Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Credit Controller to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Any ad-hoc tasks;
  • Monthly aged debt reports;
  • Responding to emails;
  • Fortnightly statement preparation;
  • Liaising with internal stakeholders and customers to conclude all queries;
  • Assistant with the design and implementation of a new finance system;
  • Credit check new customers and open new credit accounts;
  • Involvement with working capital management and production of cash flow forecasts;
  • Ensure credit and cashflow is at the forefront to minimise debt, improve cashflow and avoid debt;
  • Completing monthly reporting as required;
  • Raising credit notes;
  • Work closely with our credit insurers to ensure that appropriate cover is in place and that we have reduced risk where possible;
  • Working to weekly and monthly deadlines;
  • Credit control by telephone letter and email;
  • Ad hoc Duties as Requested.

Requirements:

  • Previous Credit Control experience (at least 6 months);
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment;
  • Previous experience in implementing a new finance system;
  • Good time management skills;
  • Able to produce, manage and present debtor reports;
  • Understanding of account categories;
  • Previous experience working in a similar role and/or environment for a minimum of three years;
  • Property or council industry experience would be preferred;
  • Problem solver & solutions orientated;
  • Strong commercial awareness;
  • Strong technical knowledge of accounting principles, bookkeeping and credit control processes;
  • Organised;
  • Experience within Credit Control and chasing invoices;
  • Interpersonal and team-working skills;
  • Ability to delegate and manage the work of others.