Senior Credit Controller

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Part-Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    Up to £27000 per annum + + 20% bonus

  • Contact:

    Chris Parker

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:


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I am currently working with a large media business based in West London who are seeking a Credit Controller to join them to manage one of their key international ledgers. Working in a medium sized team, the role will involve both sales ledger management and making collections for a large and diverse client base of both multinationals and SME's. This role includes a personally targeted bonus of 20% (equivalent of £5.4K annually) which if achieved will be paid monthly - the current team work to the same criteria and hit these targets regularly and consistently.


  • Manage collection of delegate passes, award entries and sponsorships.
  • Achieve monthly cash collection targets by actively chasing customers via phone & e-mail based on set criteria
  • Reconcile the bank accounts daily to instruct billing team to raise invoices and the cash allocation team to post payments.
  • Manage Credit Control mailbox and incoming queries.
  • Meet with the business weekly to go through the ledgers and address any outstanding queries.
  • Follow company chasing cycles and actively chase customers via phone
  • Follow up of Top 30 customers weekly
  • Reduce DSO by managing monthly pre-stop report & issuing recommendations
  • Place queried invoices in dispute and coordinate query resolution with business units
  • Perform month end activities (i.e.) referring accounts to legal, switching off accesses, ensure all credit cards have been charged and submitting balance adjustments to the sales ledger team
  • Ensure that high level of customer service is maintained
  • Prepare legal paperwork
  • Ensure small balances are promptly written-off
  • Manage foreign exchange write-offs

If you have a strong background in credit control (3 years plus in a target driven environment), are experienced in reconciling the bank daily, enjoy dealing with large high profile clients, and are immediately available/on short notice to begin this position in mid-July then please apply via this advert or with you CV directly to


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