Credit Controller - Blackburn - £18,000 - Permanent -

Credit Controller – Blackburn – £18,000 – Permanent

| Job ID: ARCC02 | £18000 per annum


Cummins Mellor are looking to recruit an experienced credit controller for their client based in Blackburn.

Credit Controller




My client is seeking to appoint a permanent experienced Credit Controller / Sales ledger clerk to join a busy finance team. This role is working within a well-respected suppliers based in Blackburn.

The main purpose of this position is to ensure the prompt settlement of accounts with credit and to update customer information, whilst ensuring that all orders are released in a timely manner and cash is allocated correctly.

As a Credit Controller your role will include;

  • Managing and chasing overdue accounts and debtors
  • Sales ledger and credit control duties to ensure that accounts are paid on time
  • Placing clients on stop, credit vetting new clients and preparing debtors reports
  • Responsible for approximately 300 accounts
  • Regular customer contact by phone and email
  • Setting up new accounts on the computerised system
  • Take corrective action when Credit Limits are exceeded and escalated
  • Answering customer calls throughout the day resolving any queries to achieve customer resolution
  • Unallocated cash and query resolution daily
  • Occasional cash posting, allocation and journals updates
  • Assistance is supporting other accounts duties when needed
  • Contribute to credit meetings and provide accurate and up to date information
  • Working towards monthly targets

The ideal Credit Controller must;

  • Have previous experience within a credit control position
  • Possess a working knowledge of an ERP platform
  • Have experience of B2B communications
  • Possess strong telephone and communication skills
  • Work to confidentiality standards
  • Be competent with Microsoft Word / Excel & Outlook
  • Be quick to assimilate information and ability to use initiative
  • Have the ability to prioritise workload and meet deadlines

If you’re interested in this Credit Controller role based in Blackburn or working through Cummins Mellor Recruitment, please apply online today.

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