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Sales Ledger/Credit Controller


Posted: 5 hours ago


Permanent Opportunity based in Stockton Sales Ledger/Credit Controller Your new companyA growing organisation based within Stockton are looking at expanding the finance operations. Due to a period of growth the business have invested heavily within marketing and advertising which has resulted in an influx of contracts.Your new roleThe role will be reporting into the finance manager and you will be working as part of a team.As the Credit Controller/Sales Ledger Clerk your duties will include:Chasing overdue balances for payment; setting up new accounts for credit - including credit approval and setting credit limits; releasing orders; raising credits / refunds / bank reconciliations (as required); ad hoc tasks.

  • Working within a busy Sales Ledger department within Accounts covering all aspects of the work carried out in the area.
  • Ensure all accounts are chased within aged debt balances are chased in a timely fashion.
  • Liaise with other operational departments so that customer queries are resolved in line with customer expectations.
  • Deal with customers in a professional and appropriate manner.
  • Carry out credit checks for new customers and set payment terms / credit limits as appropriate.
  • Raise Credits and refunds to agreed timescales.
  • Daily Bank reconciliations (as required).
  • Ad hoc tasks.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Previous experience of Sales Ledger work within an accounts department.
  • Proven track record of successfully chasing overdue invoices.
  • Experienced in dealing with customers over the phone and via email.
  • Proficient in Excel.
  • Literate & Numerate.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Able to develop positive relationships with internal colleagues and external customers
  • Able to work with accuracy.

What you'll get in return

  • On-site parking
  • Company pension
  • 22 days holiday plus Bank Holiday allowance, increasing 1 day each year of service (max 25)
  • Company events

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County Durham, United Kingdom