Location: Newbridge, Edinburgh - flexible and hybrid working (4 days office, 1 f Contract: Contract to hire Annual
Salary: up to £27,000
Overview: Element has an opportunity for a new Credit Controller to join our growing team based in Edinburgh. This is a great opportunity to develop your Finance career within a Global TIC business. This is an exciting time to join Element as they continue to grow.
Credit control of designated ledger of customers in line with Element collections policy Calling Customers for payment of overdue invoices Supplying copy invoices and account statements and logging of reported customer disputes Weekly conference calls with the business unit to highlight late paying accounts with defined actions and timelines agreed to resolve disputes Matching of unallocated cash and contact to customers to acquire remittance advices Escalation of late paying accounts to the Team Lead and Credit Control Manager and to the business Stop and off stop management on designated ledger of Customer accounts Support to the Team Lead and to the Credit Control Manager Support continuous improvements in cash collection and DSO performance
Finance or accounting qualification is advantageous but not essential Relevant credit control/collections experience Experience of working in a similar position Strong Credit Control experience Customer service experience Working knowledge of VAT Knowledge of currency Knowledge of accounting and accounts systems required Experience of delivering collections to target Teamwork and effective communication Self-starter; can work independently, proactively and on own initiative Ability to prioritise and manage a number of projects and/or work streams simultaneously Self-confident in their own ability and in their accounting/credit control knowledge