Credit Controller

  • Location
    Mitcham, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 23000 - £ 26000 / Year
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Credit Control
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
    JN-092021-204138

Position: Credit Controller


Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm


Location: Mitcham


Essential requirements - Sage line 50 or another recognised accounting package.


Duties will include but are not limited to;



  • Taking a proactive role in managing and collecting debts of company debtors

  • Evaluating new credit request and reviewing customer's credit ranking with banks

  • Setting up terms and conditions of credit

  • Negotiating re-payment plans

  • Processing and reconciliation of invoices

  • Creating and upholding payment procedures and policies that ensure timely payment

  • Reconciling accounts

  • Providing administrative support to finance team

  • Keeping close watch on debtor account balances

  • Reducing debtors' 'Days Sales Outstanding'

  • Ensuring the team adhere to credit and collection procedures


Skills required;



  • Excellent written and verbal Communication Skills

  • Meeting deadlines

  • Being flexible to deal with multiple customer accounts

  • Being articulate and confident to deal with uncomfortable situations that may arise with customers.

  • Good attention to detail

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Able to clearly explain financial matters

  • The ability to prioritise a heavy workload

  • Good analytical skills


If interested, apply now!!


Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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