Credit Controller

Credit Controller

Job Title: Credit Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Salary: £21,000 - £24,000
REF: 897475
Contact Name: Kate Goodman
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Our client is seeking an experienced Credit Controller to join their friendly team. You will be responsible for chasing outstanding debt to the company and will play a pivotal role in the cash-flow of the organisation ensuring credit given to customers is monitored and controlled effectively.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Chasing debt by telephone, letter and email, to reduce debt and DSO
  • Achieving monthly targets in relation to overdue debt
  • Ensuring credit facility on all accounts is covered by credit insurers
  • Dispute Management
  • Updating and communicating any credit term revisions
  • Communication of issues to relevant parties to be able to facilitate the collection, control credit offered and improve future performance
  • Weekly, monthly and ad-hoc management reporting
  • Recording of detailed notes from customer communication
  • Referral of accounts to debt recovery specialist

Skills and experience required:

  • Minimum of 3 years experience within pure credit control
  • Experience of working on high volume ledger
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel is essential
  • Self-motivated and resilient with effective communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Confident, proactive and target driven individual
  • Numerate with a good eye for detail
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment and support other areas when needed


  • Monday to Friday 08:30 Hours - 17:00 Hours (1 hour for lunch)

Salary and benefits:

  • £21,000 - £24,000 per annum (dependent upon experience)
  • 25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays
  • Pension
  • DIS x 2
  • Health Plan
  • On-site car parking

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