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Credit Controller

Bathgate, Slough, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 11days ago


Job Description

John Crane is looking for a talented Credit Controller who will manage customer debt & engage customers for outstanding payments.

Duties & Responsibilities

* Ensure collection of outstanding invoices, intercompany and external customers, within the due date. undefined.

* Chase for payments of overdue accounts on designated locations by telephone, letter and email.

* Allocation of payments / credit notes where needed.

* Keep records on customers regarding telephone conversations, letters received sent and queries passed through to other areas of the business.

* Maintain stop list.

* Engage with sales department to understand the need to block customer when required Forecast cash receipts on a monthly basis and ensure cash is received within the due dates Reconcile customer accounts with the customer and address any reconciliation differences / queries

* Provide customers with copies of invoices, credits and statements on request.

* Help month end reporting issuing debt position across all intercompany balances

* Ensure adequacy of withholding tax suffered and obtain necessary documentation (i.e. tax certificates)

* Perform had-hoc assignment when required (i.e. half year review of customer credit check)

Diversity & Inclusion

We believe that different perspectives and backgrounds are what make a company flourish. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, economic status, disability, age, or any other legally protected characteristics. We are proud to be an inclusive company with values grounded in equality and ethics, where we celebrate, support, and embrace diversity.

The Individual

* GCSE & A-levels.

* Knowledge of SAP - Essential

* Fluency in business English

* Fast learner with the ability to pick up new systems and processes

* Great attention to detail

* Excellent MS Office skills, particularly Excel (v-lookup, pivot tables)

* Numerate with accounting knowledge

* Experience from a similar role.

* Ability to work to deadlines

* A flexible approach and the ability to work on own initiative is essential

* A good team player Impact and Scope

* Ability to cope with month end reporting, tight deadlines

* Ensure good working environment within the finance team and immediate action to resolve disputes

About Smiths

At Smiths we apply leading-edge technology to design, manufacture and deliver market-leading innovative solutions that meet our customers' evolving needs, and touch the lives of millions of people every day. We are a FTSE100, global business of around 23,000 colleagues, based in 55 countries. Our solutions have a real impact on lives across the planet, enabling industry, improving healthcare, enhancing security, advancing connectivity and supporting new homes. Our products and services are often critical to our customers' operations, while our proprietary technology and high service levels help create competitive advantage. We welcome colleagues with a curious mind, who are happy with responsibility, enjoy a challenge and are attracted by the idea of working at a business with an almost 170 year history of innovation, and five global divisions, all experts in their field.

About John Crane

John Crane is a global leader in rotating equipment solutions, supplying engineered technologies and services to process industries. The company designs and manufactures a variety of products including mechanical seals and systems, couplings, bearings, filtration systems and predictive digital monitoring technologies. John Crane customer service is accessed through a global network of more than 200 sales and service facilities in over 50 countries. Fiscal year 2016 revenue was greater than 1 Billion USD (£830m). John Crane is part of Smiths Group, a global leader in applying advanced technologies for markets in threat and contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications, and engineered components

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Bathgate, Slough, United Kingdom