Credit Controller

Job Title: Credit Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bolton
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum
Start Date: 2021-07-16
Contact Name: Carl Angilly
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 days ago

Job Description

Company Details and Job Overview:

Kenton Black Finance have partnered with a successful and market-leading business in the Bolton area. This business are expanding to meet the needs of their strong client base. They are therefore interviewing for a Credit Controller to join their already experienced team. This is the perfect opportunity for a motivated and aspiring individual looking for their next step in the Credit Control industry.

Your New Role as the Credit Controller:

As the Credit Controller, you will work closely with local authorities to undertake effective collection and obtain earliest possible settlement of accounts so as to improve cash flow. You will be processing Local Authority invoices and credit notes on a daily / monthly / termly basis, ensuring they are prepared in an accurate and timely manner. In addition, you will maintain and build relationships with customers to maximise early payment of termly and monthly invoices, work collaboratively with other departments to ensure excellent service and liaise with internal departments, schools and fostering agencies to resolve queries and manage these through to resolution. Lastly, you shall proactively engage with customers to deal with queries and to identify and manage the need for credit notes; and send Statements & copy invoices where requested.

Experience & Qualifications Required to Apply:

To be considered, you must possess previous relevant experience working within a finance setting. You will have experience of processing invoices and payments within a financial system control environment. In addition, you will be highly numerate and accurate with handling financial data, possess a good level of Excel and have a professional positive and flexible attitude. You will be able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines, be able to work alone and tackle tasks proactively and show good initiative and take ownership of tasks or issues.

Salary and Reward on Offer:

You will be paid a competitive salary and given the opportunity to work alongside a knowledgeable team of professionals. My client offer progressive career opportunities and invaluable support from an engaging and experienced Manager. Other benefits including 25 days annual leave entitlement, which increases by one day for every year of service, up to 30 days. In addition, you will receive another day off of your choosing i.e. birthday or anniversary. You will also have access to a learning platform called SHINE, to do courses etc. There is also the Cycle to work scheme, salary finance options, referral bonus, a wellbeing hub and company discounts.
Please submit your CV for immediate consideration.

If you're interested in this role and have the experience required to carry out the role to a high standard, then please apply straight way.

Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a marker leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. Market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level finance to directorship professionals. Operating from local offices in Preston, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.