Salary: £25,000 to£29,000 (dependent on experience) Permanent
Our client is seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented Credit Controller to join their finance team in Blackburn. They are currently expanding and looking for dedicated staff to join them, at this exciting time in their growth.
As a Credit Controller, you will play a crucial role in managing and maintaining the financial health of their organization by overseeing credit and collections processes. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in credit management, excellent communication skills, and a keen eye for detail.
Responsibilities: - Evaluate and assess the creditworthiness of new and existing customers. - Analyze financial statements, credit reports, and other relevant information to make informed credit decisions. - Establish and monitor credit limits for customers based on risk analysis. - Monitor and manage customer accounts to ensure timely payment of invoices. - Contact customers for outstanding payments and negotiate payment terms when necessary. - Resolve billing discrepancies and disputes in a timely manner. - Build and maintain positive relationships with customers to facilitate smooth credit transactions. - Collaborate with sales and customer service teams to address credit-related issues and improve overall customer satisfaction. - Prepare regular reports for management, highlighting key credit metrics and areas of concern. - Make recommendations for process improvements based on data analysis. - Stay updated on relevant laws and regulations related to credit and collections. - Ensure compliance with legal requirements in credit management activities. What are we looking for?- Proven experience in credit control or a similar role. - Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. - Excellent communication and negotiation skills. - Familiarity with accounting software and financial systems. - Ability to work independently and as part of a team. - Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy.
To express your interest in this role contact our Blackburnoffice on 01254 949810.