Senior Credit Controller – Global Leader

£24,000 – £28,000. Plus Excellent Company Benefits
22 Nov 2021
20 Dec 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Ready to advance your career with a global leader that understands that success results from the incredible hardworking, dedicated, and diverse people like you we are proud to call our colleagues?

If you are an experienced Credit Controller and you want to advance your career with a $9 billion leader that can provide you with stability and exciting challenges, whilst supporting your personal growth and career ambitions, we’d love to hear from you.

Role Info:

Senior Credit Controller
Bradford / Leeds Border, BD3
£24,000 – £28,000.
Plus Excellent Company Benefits
Permanent – Full Time
Company: Global Distributor of chemicals & ingredients used in everyday products

We’re on the lookout for a Senior Credit Controller to join our UKI Credit Control team based in Bradford. You will be assisting the Credit Manager with the day-to-day supervision of the Credit Control Team to achieve the team's KPI’s on debtor days and cash targets, including deputising for the Credit Manager in their absence.

What we can offer you:

You’ll receive a highly competitive remuneration package including an annual performance related bonus. You’ll get exclusive access to a huge range of discounts and benefits through our U-Benefits site as well as massive discounts on a fantastic range of products we supply.

You’ll get 33 days annual leave per year and can buy or sell days too. We’ll give you access to a generous pension scheme which can be enhanced to well above the legal minimum and peace of mind with death in service benefits. To help support your physical and mental wellbeing you can join our cycle to work scheme, discounted private healthcare plan and will have access to 24/7 counselling and wellbeing support through our Employee Assistance Programme.

What you’ll deliver day-to-day:

+ Support Credit Control team to ensure cash collection KPI’s are achieved.
+ Ensure all work is correctly documented for weekly management reviews.
+ Approve accounts for pre legal action.
+ Take ownership of Key Collection accounts to obtain on time payments in full.
+ Participate in the collection of the Corporate Client Base
+ Ensure blocked orders are dealt with quickly and efficiently.
+ Support sales in speedy resolution of customer’s disputes.
+ Plan and make visits to local sales teams when necessary.
+ Acting as the first point of escalation.
+ Assist the Credit Manager with weekly and monthly reporting for management reviews
+ Assist FSS in the allocation of cash and BACS receipts.
+ Involvement in monthly reviews of high risk accounts.
+ Support the Credit Risk team with the use of credit reference agency.
+ Ensure that authorisation of order release and credit limit increases comply with Credit Policy.

About You:

+ You are a UK resident and currently living in the UK.
+ You have the right to work in the UK – an offer of employment is subject to satisfactory proof of this.
+ Excellent communication skills and attention to detail.
+ You are self-motivated, focused, flexible and numerate
+ You possess excellent organisational skills along with strong IT skills including Excel (Vlookup, Pivot tables)

Who we are:

With revenues in excess of $9 billion, Univar Solutions is one of the largest chemical distribution businesses in the world. Our portfolio spans almost every industry, ranging from food ingredients and automotive to pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries. We deliver industry-leading products, services and technical support to help our customers find the right solution to their problems.

We are committed to fair employment practices for all our employees, regardless of race, nationality, religion or belief, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, maternity status or any other status protected by law.

Our Values:

+ Serious about safety
+ We do what we say
+ Where people matter
+ Valuable to others
+ Together we win

Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Team who will review your application within 1-2 business days.

Your Background / Previous Roles May Include:
Senior Credit Controller, Credit Control, Collections, Senior Accounts Assistant

Application notice… We take your privacy seriously. When you apply, we shall process your details and pass your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. As you might expect you may be contacted by email, text or telephone. Your data is processed on the basis of our legitimate interests in fulfilling the recruitment process. Please refer to our Data Privacy Policy & Notice on our website for further details.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.

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