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Credit Control Manager

  • Location: Bradford
  • Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 04 February 2023
  • Job Ref: LCO38644_1672934008
Working within the supportive finance team you will head up the Credit Control function for a business based in the Bradford area, you will be working for an organisation who really value their employees and have created a fantastic work environment as a result.

Duties will include:

* Full Credit Control & Credit Management function for lifecycle of Sales Ledger and company credit risk.
* Produce and provide general risk analysis reports as and when required.
* Achieve DSO reduction and cash collection targets by effective collection of outstanding debts, within agreed payment terms.
* Commercial focus working closely with the sales team to deliver high level of customer service while maximising revenues in line with the credit risk strategy.
* Analyse financial information to assess credit risk and authorise credit lines in accordance with policy and appropriate approvals.
* Provide analysis, support, and recommendations to managers when higher level limits and risks are presented.
* Assess business cases requesting increased payment terms and seek approval when required.
* Work closely with clients to achieve credit solutions, maximise presented opportunities and minimise potential risk.
* Creditsafe software management.
* Credit Policy implementation and management.
* Creation of periodic Cash projections and cash flow statements.
* Processing and managing company payments via BACS, Cheque etc.
* Credit Insurance Policy negotiation and management - CIFS.
* Credit Account dispute resolution - face to face liaison in difficult financial cases.

The ideal individual with display the following attributes:

* Management of a credit control function
* Managing and reporting on a high-volume ledger
* Well-developed customer relations skills
* Understanding of systems and process
* Implementation of credit systems
* Awareness of the requirements of and confidence working with senior stakeholders
* Implementation of query management systems
* Strong excel and report writing ability

This is an opportunity that is holding immediate interviews for suitable candidates so if you are a Credit Manager or have current Credit Control experience looking to take the next step in your career within an established Accounts team within a business on the outskirts of Leeds with free parking apply now.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 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.