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Credit Controller

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Kabir Gulabkhan
  • Contact Email: kabirg@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 26 November 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011768_1666867628

Credit Controller - FMCG Business

Salary: £30,000 - £34,000

Location: West End, London

Hybrid: Yes - 4 days in the office/ 1 day working from home

An exclusive and rare opportunity to join a leading FMCG business. One of the largest providers of its kind within its industry, they operate in a number of countries across Europe. This position of size and continual growth has led to the requirement of an additional Credit Controller on a permanent business.

Main responsibilities and requirements:

  • FMCG/Retail background
  • SAP experience - essential
  • Reducing debtors' 'Days Sales Outstanding'
  • Responding to client queries and keeping customer retention levels high
  • Reconciling accounts
  • Providing administrative support to the finance team and create/maintain a good communication within all departments i.e. Account Managers, Accounts Payable, Pricing, Warehouse, Transport.
  • Keeping close watch on debtor account balances - weekly review of all Aged Debt per buckets
  • Ensuring the team adhere to credit and collection procedures.
  • Release Held Order screen.
  • Cash Receipt posting.
  • Blocked Billing release for invoicing.
  • Direct Debit processing.
  • Claims processing i.e shortage claims/price claims/damage claims etc
  • Due Diligence check for new credit application forms

The successful candidate must have a minimum of 3 years recent experience working as a Credit Controller, SAP experience and be from a FMCG/retail background.

You will be well organised with an analytical mind and be competent using Excel up to V Look Ups and pivot tables. This leading firm look for people who are dynamic with strong interpersonal skills, able to take initiative and work as part of a team.

If this sounds like it could be a good fit for you and would like to discuss in more detail, please apply online ASAP.