Credit Controller / Sales Ledger Clerk

  • Job Reference: 00040167-1
  • Date Posted: 23 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £21,000
  • Sector: Accounting, Banking & Financial Services, Insurance & Superannuation, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

11756 - Credit Controller / Sales Ledger Job Spec
Location: Leicester / Remote Working

Summary
Our Client - a renowned organisation based in Leicester - is seeking an experienced Credit Controller / Sales Ledger Clerk to join their finance team on a full-time permanent / temp-2-perm basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for accurately allocating & maintaining client accounts.

The Role
*Reconcile / allocate payments as per KPI's,
*Liaise with clients to ensure outstanding queries are resolved,
*Ensure debit notes are issued on all outstanding queries within 3 months,
*Ensure no aged debt over 18 months,
*Ensure post is dealt with on a daily basis,
*Have no manual deductions (invoices without known queries) over 90 days,
*Be proactive in the suggestion of improvements to working practices,
*In conjunction with the Allocations & Credit Control Manager, ensure that all regulatory requirements are met in an accurate / timely fashion,
*You will be expected to foster productive working relationships with colleagues, as well as developing / maintaining a good rapport with suppliers at all times,
*Any other related adhoc duties.

The Right Person
*A demonstratable background in a high-volume sales ledger / credit control environment,
*GCSE incl. Maths & English Grade A-C
*Part-Qualified AAT or equivalent would be an advantage,
*Strong IT skills, proficient with MS Excel & Adobe,
*Proactive & able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision. Able to work effectively alongside a dynamic, fast-moving accounting team within a large organisation,
*Be a pleasant, confident & effective communicator with clients & staff,
*Excellent planning, organisation and deadline time keeping skills.

Package
*Appointment Type: Permanent / Temp-2-Perm
*Salary: £21,000 per annum
*Hours: Full-Time
*Holiday 20 Days + Bank Holidays
*5% ERs / 5% EEs Pension
*The role is predominantly home-based (particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic), but you will on occasion be expected to go into the office on an adhoc basis.

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