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Head of Credit

Head of Credit

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

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  • Salary:

    £75000 - £78000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Natasha Bosquet

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    18 months

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Our client is a luxury retailer based in the West End of London who are currently seeking to recruit a Head of Credit on a Fixed Term Contract basis for a period of 18 months. reporting to the Financial Controller, you will be responsible for overseeing a team of 6 and for developing, administering and enforcing the company credit and collections policies and procedures.

The main responsibilities of the role are as follows:

Accountable for collections of over £160m per annum
Maximising cash flow and ensuring prompt payment if invoices and deling with non-payment via enforcement and legal action
Ensuring prompt resolution of customer queries
Overseeing the monitoring of credit insurance limits
Periodic credit and account reviews to assess trading risks
Reconciling major accounts and dealing with any disputes
Attend credit reference agency industry meetings
Dealing with Administrators and Liquidations
Oversee processing of new account applications and assess credit risks
Management and development of Credit Control Supervisor, Payroll Analyst and Cashier

You will be MCICM qualified and have previously worked within. the retail industry.

If this role is of interest, please submit your CV today as the client is looking to appoint as soon as possible.