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Credit Controller

Location:
Huntingdon
Position Type
Finance & Accounting
Business Area:
Finance
Our Story

For over 35 years, Mick George Ltd has been the driving force behind a vision for growth, expansion and diversification.

Today we are a major supplier to the UK construction industry, providing a broad range of services from Skip Hire and Waste Management, Aggregates & Concrete Supply right through to Earthworks, Asbestos Management and Demolition. Our Facilities Management division offers a wide range of services to commercial and residential clients for reactive and planned maintenance, right through to refurbishment and building installation.

We know our people are our greatest asset, and that is why we invest in making sure we have the best people throughout the business. We encourage and support every employee in achieving their career aspirations; propelling the business forward and enabling us to achieve the high standards our customers expect throughout their Mick George journey

Due to continued expansion we are currently recruiting an enthusiastic Credit Controller to join our busy Finance department.

Role Insight
  • Escalate and track progress of queries raised with other departments and within finance

  • Methodically work through the sales ledger in a consistent manner to ensure all overdue debts are contacted

  • Produce high quality work volumes and call statistics

  • Build effective business relationships with internal and external customers to maximize cash collection whilst minimising risks

  • Escalate to the Credit Manager at the earliest opportunity accounts that are problematical clients and risk of bad debts

  • Be able to change your collection style throughout the ledgers due to different clients and key customers

  • Understand the client's payment process and procedures and ensure calls are made in a timely manner to coincide with payment cycles

  • Allocation of customer’s payments

  • Maintain an accurate collection diary with notes and times of calls. Including details on top level account status for management reports

  • Other duties include but not limited to; Photocopying, filing, meeting customers, distribution of copy documents and scanning.

Key Skills/Qualifications required
  • Self-Motivator

  • Attention to detail and great organisation skills

  • Be highly skilled in prioritising tasks

  • Strong negotiator across all levels considering client and business constraints

  • High Level of IT literacy

  • At least 1 years’ experience working within a similar role ideally within the construction industry.