Credit Controller

  • Location
    Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Credit Control
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
    JN-092021-204229

Adecco Chester are proudly recruiting for a Credit Controller to work within the Finance department of our well-established Renewable Energy client, based in Ellesmere Port area.


A great opportunity for a personable Credit Control professional to join an exciting sector and a welcoming team!



Key responsibilities include:



  • Ensure that debts are paid in a timely manner for each debtor book.

  • Meet cash & debtor targets.

  • To forge good working relationships with internal stakeholders (sales, customer service, )

  • Set and agree credit limits and payment terms for new and existing accounts using online credit checking facility.

  • Assist line manager in the maintenance and review of existing credit limits and terms.

  • Release orders on hold in a minimum timescale, ensuring credit approved.

  • Chase overdue invoices by telephone, email & letter within agreed timescales, agreeing payment terms in consultation with line manager

  • Maintain accurate records of all chasing activity and update systems / CRM.

  • Identify changes in payment patterns and propose action to avert indebtedness

  • Respond promptly and completely to both client and internal enquiries

  • Escalate issues promptly when needed.

  • Undertake account reconciliations as required and information for audit where necessary

  • Issue monthly statements/letters for customer accounts


Key skills include:



  • Experience in credit control

  • Strong people management skills

  • Outstanding communication and inter-personal skills

  • Use of Sage 200 and CRM systems is highly desirable

  • Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Packages

  • Self-motivated and proactive team player


The position is permanent and full-time, 40 hrs Mon-Fri, typical working hours 08:30-17:00, flexi-time is offered.


Great holiday package, including birthdays off! Salary is negotiable and dependant on experience.


Please apply directly for immediate consideration - we look forward to receiving your application!


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Sophie Docherty