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Credit Manager

Kent Sevenoaks United Kingdom, TN131 £30,000 , Permanent

Posted: 1 hour ago


What? Credit Manager
Where? Sevenoaks
How much? £30,000 pa
I am working with a company in Sevenoaks who are looking for a Credit Manager to join their friendly team and report into the Finance & IT Director. My main purpose of the role is to collect and reconcile credit notes and invoices owed. The role will sit in customer service and you will manage customer accounts ensuring new customers have a healthy credit and existing customers have settled monthly accounts in a timely manner.
Key Responsibilities:
*Formulation of the company's credit policy to mitigate unnecessary risk
*Reviewing credit applications and credit references to set credit limits and ensure credit worthiness
*Managing customer accounts
*Preparing journal entries, credit notes and assisting with month end
*Review and report on Aged Debtors
*Regularly meet and negotiate terms with third party debt collection agencies
*Manage write-offs, bad debt provisions and setting up of payment plans
*Providing sales reports to internal and external customers
*Assisting the broader accounts team
*Regularly reviewing the process and procedures to reduce debtor days
*Creating and upholding payment procedures and policies that ensure timely payment
*Responding to client queries
*Keeping customer retention levels high
*Reconciling accounts
*Providing administrative support to finance team
*Keeping close watch on debtor account balances
*Reducing debtors' 'Days Sales Outstanding'
*Ensuring the team adhere to credit and collection procedures
*Customer relations

Skills required:
*Previous experience of end-to-end credit control and accounts receivable processes
*Working knowledge of Credit law
*Staff management experience
*Strong written and verbal communication skills especially during difficult customer negotiations
*Ability to build relationships with multiple internal and external stakeholders
*Ability to multi-task
*Intermediate computer software skills, including Excel and other accounting packages

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Sevenoaks, Kent, United Kingdom