Credit Controller

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£19,000 per annum
29 Jul 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

** Credit Controller**

Gleeson Recruitment Group are currently working with well-established Birmingham based business to appoint a Credit Controller to the team.
This Credit Controller opportunity is permanent and paying circa £22,000.

Credit Controller overview:

  • Assess and reduce any financial risk to the business.
  • Work with key suppliers who provide financial data in order to minimise financial risk and keep bad debts low.


  • To be inspirational, dynamic and have pro-active approach towards the business.
  • Ensure that customer debts are kept below stated target levels
  • Actively chase monthly cash targets
  • Complete and present regular management reports
  • Work with / meet all necessary parties to resolve Customer complaints and Debit Note issues and to develop positive ongoing internal and external Customer relations
  • Adhere to strict monthly arrears process
  • Pro-actively support 'month-end' Sales Ledger activities
  • Make a positive contribution towards department work flow improvements
  • With other Credit Controller's; deputies for Credit Manager when required in order to maintain critical department processes
  • Abide by all relevant Policies, Rules and Standards and actively promote the businesses Core Values and Code of Ethics

Person Specification:

  • Highly experienced in Credit Control, Credit risk and sales ledger
  • Be willing and able to undertake regular independent UK travel
  • Excellent understanding of the Legal framework for Collection of debts.
  • A practical hands-on approach to problem solving & analytical skills.
  • Good face-to-face and written communication skills.
  • The ability to work well under pressure and maintain a positive attitude.
  • To achieve set objectives and targets.
  • The ability to work within multifunctional teams, but also able to work effectively alone.
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel and Word packages.

If this Credit Controller opportunity is of interest do not hesitate in applying.