Credit Controller

Location Wembley
Salary: Circa £25,000
Job ref: 032771
Published: 13 days ago
Startdate: Asap

​​​We are regarded as the trusted decorating and DIY retail brand in London, selling paint, tools, plumbing, electrical and woodwork materials throughout our 32 stores. As part of the Grafton Group we have the stability and support of a leader in the field of Building Materials and DIY Retail.

Our Finance function is the largest support function, and we are looking for experienced Credit Controllers to join our expanding team at our Wembley Head Office.

 

Credit Controller - Let’s paint the picture for you!

As a Credit Controller you’ll be part of our fast-paced credit control team, which currently consists of 4 colleagues. You will be responsible for managing a portfolio of 200-300 customer accounts ensuring collection objectives are achieved.

You'll also:

  • Maintain customer records of all chasing debt activity and collate weekly/monthly reports

  • Manage reconciliations through ledger and debtor analysis, then allocate payments to clients accounts

  • Support and take ownership of the opening of new credit accounts

  • Conduct credit checks as required and set credit limits where appropriate

  • Escalating accounts to our debt collection or legal action

  • You will also collaborate with the team, finance function, and wider business to deliver process improvements and projects

Credit Controller - What key skills and experiences are we looking for?

  • Previous experience in a Credit Controller role

  • Ability to prioritize daily, managing and maintaining your portfolio of credit accounts

  • Driven to work to targets and KPIs

  • Spark and energy, living and breathing our core values

How will we reward you?

As well as a very competitive salary of circa £25,000 p/a,  we have an excellent benefits package on offer:

  • Annual bonus opportunity
  • Career Development – our fast track managers programme is open to everyone, developing our leaders of the future
  • 30 days holiday a year, increasing with service
  • Up to 20% discount in Leyland SDM, plus discount across other Grafton Group brands
  • Pension with competitive contributions
  • Health Cashplan – claim money back on everyday healthcare needs and treatments (Dental, physio, prescriptions to name a few)
  • Share saving scheme into our parent company, the Grafton Group
  • Company sick pay
  • Life assurance
  • Cycle2work scheme coming soon
  • 100’s of retail discounts available through our flexible benefits portal

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