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Credit Control

  • Location: Harrogate
  • Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Hybrid working, Competitive salary
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 14 June 2023
  • Job Ref: PTU39040_1684143773
This is a standout opportunity for Credit Controllers looking for a new role in the Harrogate area. You will be working for a growing business with the opportunity to develop within an experienced team of finance.

The candidate's responsibilities include:
* Allocate receipts to invoices on a timely basis
* Pay invoices from rent accounts monthly
* Raising Pre-commencement and ad-hoc invoices within agreed deadlines
* Issue Customer statements/reminders
* Reconcile the accounts receivable ledgers to ensure that all payments received are accounted for and properly posted.
* Manage cash flow.
* Maximise revenue, mitigate credit risk and minimise bad debt.
* Check customer's credit and approve or deny applications based on company standards and requirements.
* Keep External web-based software updated with customer invoices
* Assist with development within the area
* Pro-Actively chase/resolve allocated accounts for payment

The ideal candidate will possess the following attributes:
* Show the initiative to manage personal workload as well as acting as a valuable member of the Finance team.
* Key communication skills across the department and business on the whole.
* A strong minded individual able to carry out Credit Control responsibilities with confidence.
* Being an active participant in continuous professional development, up-to date knowledge of relevant accounting, finance and operational matters.

This is an exciting role for experienced Credit Controllers to join a well-established business in Harrogate. The client is currently arranging first stage interviews, so if you are interested, please apply within.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.