Credit Controller

24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Brewster Pratap are recruiting an experienced Credit Controller for a large distribution organisation based in Sheffield. Close to the motorway they are commutable from Barnsley, Rotherham and Chesterfield.


The main purpose of the role is to ensure debt is kept to a minimum and payments are made to terms by customers, therefore maximising company cash flow.

Reporting to the Credit Manager duties will include, but not limited to:

Maintaining a clean ledger, minimising overdue debt; and maximising cash receipts
Regularly reconciling trading accounts to ensure that cash collection activity can be completed in a straight forward, time efficient and effective manner
Ensuring payments are allocated to customers account to avoid unnecessary ageing
Prioritising collection activity on the ledger for greatest effect with a particularly focus on those invoices that are most aged
Pro-actively managing customer, and colleague relationships to achieve the best results possible
Collecting interim payments and withholding goods in order to limit unauthorised credit exposure and maximise cash flow
Customer visits as required and with the support of management
Any other duties as and when required by management.


Previous experience is required
You must have working knowledge of Excel, Intermediate level
Experience of Microsoft Word and Outlook is essential
Good communication and negotiation skills are essential
You must be able to mee cash targets as set by line manager
Be able to manage high workload, setting own and meeting agreed objectives
The ability to work on your own initiative, take responsibility and prioritise work load is essential


Competitive salary + Bonus
Monday - Friday 9am - 5.30pm
Onsite parking
23 days holiday + stats
Group Life Assurance
Death in Service

Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group focuses on the recruitment of talent in South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire. If you are interested in discussing this job in more detail or any other aspect of recruitment and talent identification we would really like to hear from you. Please visit our website at (url removed) for more information on Jobs or Recruitment.

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