Credit Controller

Recruiter
Optima
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
18000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
06 Aug 2017
Closes
03 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Optima Plus Recruitment are currently recruiting for an experienced Credit Control & Sales Ledger Clerk on behalf of a high growth organisation based in Stoke on Trent. Working as part of an established team of 5 you will be the sole person responsible for a specific business unit and therefore this position requires an individual who has a strong background in the collection of outstanding monies as well as all other duties relating to Credit Control and Sales Ledger.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Credit Controller who is looking to take that next step. This role is integral to the growth of the business and therefore you will play a key role within the finance department.

Duties and responsibilities:

Proactively chase outstanding monies via telephone, email and letter

Bank reconciliation and allocations.

Post cash received by BACS and cheque on a daily basis to the sales ledger and allocate as required on accounts.

Prepare bank deposits and take to the bank as and when required.

Process manual invoices onto the system.

Work closely with the finance department to resolve any outstanding invoices as well as commercial teams

Assist the finance team with queries re cash as part of the month-end closing process.

In order to be successful in this role you will need to have the following skills and attributes:

IT Literature including word and strong understanding of excel

Excellent telephone manner and customer service experience

Excellent written and verbal communication as you will be liaising with all levels of personnel both internal and external to the business

Ability to work to deadlines whilst prioritising work load

Must be able to multi-task

The ability to work in a team as well as individually

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is looking to work as part of a growing business. For additional information please contact Kerri-Ann Hargreaves