Based in Kingston. Salary: £21,000 – £25,000 per annum.
We are currently recruiting for a Credit Controller/ Bookkeeper to join an exciting company based in Kingston upon Thames. The ideal candidate will be driven, enthusiastic and passionate. As a Credit Controller you will support the business division, working closely with your colleagues and external customers (which may include travel) to build strong relationships and enable us to meet our business objectives. Our market is constantly changing and we need to be able to find new and better ways of doing things.
Annual Bonus related to individual and company performance
Competitive holiday allowance that increases with length of service, with the option of buying and selling up to 5 days holiday per year
Flexible benefits plan, giving the option to tailor benefits (such as dental insurance and private medical care) to suit individual needs
Excellent training and development opportunities
Person Specification: –
Qualified to GCSE standard or equivalent (including Maths and English at Grade C or above/equivalent)
Previous credit control experience or experience in a customer service role preferred
Able to deliver high quality work under pressure and within required timescales
Able to deal with internal and external customers at all levels, in person and communicate using different media
You will be influential and friendly with strong negotiation skills
Strong Customer service attitude
Good knowledge of XERO
Key Responsibilities: –
Assist with daily bookkeeping, accounts reconciliation, working closely with the Head of Accounts
You will take responsibility for a panel of accounts and their associated premiums ensuring timely and efficient collection of premiums that are due to us, in order to maintain cash flow and minimise the incidence of bad debt.
You will utilise a variety of system based reporting tools and the ability to manipulate data in excel will be essential to the production of regular reports.
Full training will be provided including the opportunity to gain relevant professional qualifications (CICM).