Credit Controller

Renault Retail Group
Solihull, West Midlands
£21,000 pa OTE up to £22,200 pa
23 Aug 2019
28 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Credit Controller
  • £21,000 pa OTE up to £22,200 pa (KPI Bonus paid quarterly)
  • Solihull (B90)
  • Mon to Fri: 8.30am-5pm (½ hour lunch)

The Renault Retail Group UK Ltd seeks an experienced Credit Controller to join its centralised accounting function based at our dealership in Shirley, Solihull (B90).

This role involves the controlling of all departmental non-vehicle debts relating to business customers from across our dealership network. This is a full-time, permanent position working for one of the best known companies in the automotive sector.

The main duties will include:
  • Shared responsibility for a ledger of £2-3 million per month
  • Electronic cash allocation onto CDK Drive system
  • Collation of cheques received ready for secure independent transport to the bank and processing the same onto CDK Drive system
  • Processing credit account applications from business customers
  • Undertaking credit reference account searches
  • Chasing of business customer non-vehicle debts via telephone and email
  • Resolving customer account queries related to invoices in a timely and efficient manner
  • Evaluation of accounts for debt collection and legal action, escalating where appropriate to the Central Team Manager
  • Production and distribution of statements for credit account customers on a monthly basis
  • Providing holiday and/or sickness cover for other members of the centralised credit control function
  • Regular contact with customers and colleagues from all levels of the organisation
  • General administration duties

The successful applicant will have:
  • Previous experience in a Credit Control or similar accounts role
  • Systems knowledge - CDK/ADP/Kerridge would be highly desirable
  • Dealership/Automotive experience would be highly desirable
  • Centralised accounting/Shared Service experience would be desirable
  • Basic/Intermediate level skills in Microsoft Office suite especially Excel
  • Excellent work attitude
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to keep calm under pressure and work to tight deadlines
  • High level of organisational skills
  • Passion for delivering excellent customer service
  • Ability to work as part of a team and with autonomy
  • Professional telephone manner

This role is offering the following benefits:
  • Competitive basic salary
  • 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Free car parking available
  • Study support available
  • Company Pension (after qualifying period)
  • Friends and family discount on new and used cars
  • Share Incentive Plan

Renault Retail Group:
proud winner of
Automotive Management for 'Best Training & Development Programme Award', 2018
Trader Industry 'Employer of the Year Award', 2017,
and Finalist in the
Personnel Today 'Award for Talent Management', 2017


Apply to us directly NOW including your CV and a brief covering letter, for the attention of Petrina Beck.

Strictly no agencies please.

Key words:

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