Job Title: Perm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chorley
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Start Date: 2022-01-17
REF: RACC120122L
Contact Name: Rachael West
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 days ago

Job Description

Company details and job overview:

Kenton Black Finance are delighted to be working in partnership with a innovative manufacturing company who provide a their services to wide range of industries and have in excess of 25 years as market leaders. Based in Chorley, our client is looking to recruit a Senior Credit Controller to join an existing finance function. This will be a varied and rewarding role and successful candidate will join a friendly and supportive team of six.

Your new role as a Credit Control Administrator:

As the Senior Credit Controller you will report into the Finance Manager, this will be a stand alone role from a Credit Control perspective, however you will join an existing finance team. The purpose of your role as a Senior Credit Controller will be to ensure all debts are chased and collect via phone, letter or email within a timely manner, working to targets and maintaining excellent relationships.

Working Hours/ Days:    Full time, Mon – Fri.  

Day to day duties:

  • Credit control
  • Sales ledger
  • Reconciliations via Sage
  • Banking weekly
  • Working to targets
  • Taking and allocating payments
  • Producing daily, weekly and monthly reports as required
  • Maintenance and improvement of the credit control systems
  • Liaising with both the FD and Finance Manager regarding any escalations
  • Managing complex queries, issues and resolving to satisfaction for all parties
  • Liaising with internal departmental managers to manage queries
  • Regular review of customer accounts
  • Assisting the purchase ledger function ensuring accuracy at all times
  • Providing general transactional accounts cover during holidays or sickness

Experience & Qualifications Required to apply:


  • Ability to work to targets and strict deadlines
  • Experience in the preparation of reports
  • Strong IT skills
  • Excellent ability to forge solid working relationships both internally and externally
  • Flexibility and the ability to make improvements when necessary

Salary and reward on offer:

An excellent salary offered for this role, along with great company benefits such as: bonus scheme, pension, cycle to work and parking.


This vacancy is being handled by Rachael West – Kenton Black Finance.

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.