Job Details

Senior Credit Controller

Essex Chelmsford United Kingdom, CM11 £28,000 - £30,000 , Permanent

Posted: 8 hours ago


Senior Credit Controller

Up to £30,000


Reporting to the Finance Director and working alongside a Credit Consultant. This is a senior credit control role with the prospect of becoming Credit Manager within 6 months of joining.

Job details

  • Responsibility for managing 3 ledgers worth approx. £2million monthly in total
  • Chasing debts by telephone and email
  • Sending out monthly statements and copy invoices as required
  • Allocating cash received / resolving misallocated cash
  • Investigating and resolving customer invoice queries
  • Monitoring credit limits
  • Raising credit notes, reconciling accounts, recommending write offs
  • Preparing files to pass externally to debt collection agencies or solicitors
  • Assisting with implementing processes and procedures within the department
  • Clearing a backlog of aged debt

Future responsibility for:

  • Recruitment, interviewing, staff management, setting of targets
  • Month end ledger close, bad debt provision calculations, cashflow forecasting
  • Monthly aged debt reporting
  • Maintaining relationships with 3rd party providers eg: credit insurance, solicitors


  • Minimum of 5-7 years relevant credit control experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to manage the credit function for the business, reporting directly to the Finance Director
  • Good organisational skills and the ability to prioritise
  • Excel and Sage skills are beneficial

If you are interested in this vacancy please contact Sarah Chandler at CWC Recruitment Ltd. CWC is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to recruiting credit professionals.

We have over 40 years of credit control and credit management recruitment experience. We are true experts within our field.

Job Details

Chelmsford, Essex, United Kingdom
£28,000 - £30,000