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Job Overview


A national leading construction firm, close to public transport routes including bus, train and tram have an exciting new vacancy to join their business for a proven Credit Controller.

  • Carry out credit checks on new customers
  • Process customer payments and reconciling onto the system
  • Ensure customers pay on time and chase overdue invoices, including outbound communications with customers as needed
  • Building strong customer relations with sub-contractors
  • Resolve problems in relation to invoice payments
  • Report outstanding issues to Team Leader
  • Verify that transactions comply with financial policies and procedures
  • Maintain customer accounts and update on the in-house system
  • Enter outstanding invoices onto spreadsheet and copy those that have been paid onto banking spreadsheet – strong excel skills are essential
  • Maintain good working knowledge of systems and continuing updates
  • To attend all internal and external meetings and training courses
  • Organisation of daily workload
  • Successful networking between members of the team
  • Proactively support colleagues as dictated by changing workload demands


Key attributes required:

  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Computer literate/Excel and Word
  • Team player
  • Enthusiastic
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good organisation / time management skills
  • Customer / client focused
  • Self-motivated and able to work with the minimum of supervision
  • Proven credit control and debt collection/accounts experience

Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive, only those successfully shortlisted for the role will be personally contacted.
If you are a motivated and enthusiastic person, with the relevant accounts experience, or pro-actively seeking to pursue a career within accounts and credit control (study support provided!),  then please call Lisa at Forrest Recruitment for a confidential discussion – 0161 928 9268. Alternatively, please forward your CV for immediate consideration, I look forward to hearing from you.

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