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Credit Controller

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 15 February 2023
  • Job Ref: LCO38312_1673879411
Working within a supportive team of Credit Controllers in a business based on the outskirts of Leeds (Seacroft area) in a newly created role due to growth you will be working for an organisation who really value their employees and have created a fantastic work environment as a result.

As Credit Controller you will ensure that all customer debt is collected by its due date and in line with set company procedures.

You will be required to communicate to all customers and internal contacts to enable them to resolve any issues that may arise.

Duties will include:

* Daily proactive contact with customers to obtain payment of due/overdue debts
* Coding remittances on receipt
* Posting and allocating payments
* Opening new accounts, including obtaining credit checks/references/upfront payments
* Logging queries and following through to satisfactory resolution
* Carrying out account reconciliations as required
* Communicating with Sales team
* Dealing with correspondence

The ideal individual with display the following attributes:

* Proven track record of cash collection
* Excellent telephone manner and writing skills
* Previous experience of Sage 200 would be advantageous
* Positive "can do" attitude
* Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
* Excellent teamwork and organisational skills
* Able to use Excel, ideally pivot table/VLOOKUP
* ICM qualification would be desirable although not essential

This is an opportunity that is holding immediate interviews for suitable candidates so if you are a Credit Controller looking for another opportunity within an established Credit 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.