Credit Controller

Posted 9 March by Asure Recruit

Credit Controller (Part Time)

£24,000 (Pro rata)

Hours: Approx 20 hours over 5 days, actual hours to be agreed)

Location: Lewes

My client is a well-established and highly respected firm of accountants, providing services to businesses in the London, Brighton, Lewes, Gatwick Diamond area and throughout the South East. They are currently recruiting for a part time Credit Controller to join their busy department.


Reporting into the IT & Administration Senior Manager, this role will have sole responsibility for the credit control function within the firm.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Adherence and effective enforcement of credit terms to ensure prompt collection of fees
  • Close monitoring of payment terms and chasing clients as appropriate within set timescales
  • Build, maintain and strengthen client relations via effective communication
  • Liaise with the appropriate Partner, Director, Senior Manager and flag up any potential issues with client payment terms in a timely manner
  • Update system on a regular basis to ensure data is current
  • Taking card payments over the phone
  • Process STO forms, liaise with relevant bank and update system
  • Aged debtor report, update accordingly and send to relevant people on regular basis
  • Production of monthly statement to clients
  • Arrange for cheques to be banked
  • Post receipts to CCH
  • Regular use of phone to deal with day to day queries
  • Any other duties commensurate with this position

Key interfaces:

  • part of the Professional Support Group team
  • Regular liaison and reporting to line manager
  • Close liaison with the partners, Directors and senior managers
  • Client liaison

Technical skills required:

  • Previous credit control experience in a professional environment
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Previous knowledge and use of CCH or practice management system an advantage

Behavioural skills required:

  • Proactive, able to work off own initiative
  • Ability to influence across all levels of the business
  • Resilient and assertive
  • Effective written & oral communication
  • Good attention to detail
  • Strong team player
  • Results & target driven

Application question

Do you have Credit Control experience ?

Reference: 34645435

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