Credit Controller

Burnley | Job ID: CMRC15120 | £18,000 - £23,000

Our client is a multi-award winning, Burnley based company. This is a manufacturing business and due to continued growth are looking to add a dedicated Credit Control to their finance team.

This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate who is looking to work in a fast-paced, flexible accounting team where your wider reaching accounts skills can be utilised.

What does the role involve?

  • Managing the sales ledger and processing daily Invoices and Credit Notes.
  • Managing Invoice Finance function daily & monthly
  • Daily posting of receipts to accounting systems
  • Reconciliation of complex customer accounts
  • Taking a proactive role in managing and collecting debts
  • Aged debt reporting with responsibility of reducing debtor days
  • Ensure invoices are paid within a timely manner and within agreed payment terms
  • Resolving queries both internally and externally concerning outstanding invoices
  • Preparation and sending of statements
  • Bank Reconciliations – Current Account & Invoice Finance Account
  • Month End balancing, reconciling & reporting
  • Providing administrative support to the team
  • Provide cover for other members of the team as and when required

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary, based on individual experience
  • Family feel culture
  • Strong team environment
  • Working hours are Monday – Friday (Friday early finishes – 1pm)
  • 20 days + 8 BH
  • Pension

Core skills required:

  • Minimum 2 years Sales Ledger/Credit Control experience with proven reconciliation skills within complex accounts.
  • Excellent customer service skills and query management skills
  • A proactive and positive attitude
  • Experience with resolving customer disputes
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent organisation skills and be a strong team player
  • Experience with Invoice Financing is preferred but not essential
  • Excellent computer skills ie excel, word, vlookup, graphs etc
  • AAT qualified preferred but QBE is acceptable

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented Sales Ledger / Credit Control professional looking to join a market leading, award winning organisation to play a key role in its financial processing. For further information, please contact Amy for a confidential discussion on 01254 239363 or email


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  1. We’ll take a look at your application
  2. We’ll review it in line with our client’s requirements and assess if you’re a match for the role
  3. We’ll call you for a chat about the position to learn a little more about you and your personal aspirations
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Speak to Amy Hutcheson

Senior Consultant

T: 01254 239363