Credit Controller Job | HT13856 - Howett Thorpe

Credit Controller

Salary: £26,000 - £27,000 per annum

Benefits: Good benefits package
Reference number HT13856
Added on Jun 19, 2017

About The Role

  • Working as a key part of the team to effectively maximise cash collections from clients via telephone, fax, email and internal/external meetings
  • Maintain an up to date AR by ensuring unallocated cash, refunds, write off’s and general housekeeping activities are completed in a timely fashion
  • To work to DBO, Debt reduction, Over 60 days Debt and dispute targets for your portfolio
  • Ensure the credit control systems remain up to date and accurately reflect activity and, or, the status of invoices
  • To deal with customer enquiries/disputes and liaise with the sales team to resolve issues in a timely manner
  • Provide management with information on collection activity when required
  • Aiding in the processing of payments from customers, including cheque and credit card payments and any other Data Entry that is needed for example client portals
  • To maintain an acceptable accounts receivable classification Debtors Days
  • To chase order/PO numbers and any other duties associated with reducing debtors days
  • To be able to handle high volume calls and emails
  • Be able to work with multiple systems to ensure cash collections

About You

Your main responsibility will be to minimise over 60 day debt and effectively manage the collection and account issues in a targeted and professional manner.

Things you should know

Pension and parking.

Commutable from: Addlestone, Brentford, Chertsey, Cobham, Egham, Esher, Feltham, Hounslow, Isleworth, Kingston, London, Richmond, Staines, Twickenham, Walton, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Wimbledon and Woking.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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