A market leader in the electrical distribution industry is currently looking for a confident Accounts Assistant / Credit Controller to join their team in Tunbridge Wells. This is an excellent opportunity to join a distribution group with an impressive annual turnover exceeding £1.4 billion, who currently employ over 4,500 people across the UK. The business pride themselves on building long-lasting relationships with their customers, suppliers and employees.
As an Accounts Assistant / Credit Controller, your responsibilities will include:
Actively monitoring and collecting payments by contacting customers over the phone
Building rapport with regular clients
Maximising cash collection and minimising bad debts within areas of responsibility
Allocating payments to the correct invoices and liaising with other departments on receivable issues, disputes, claims, etc.
Keeping the customer records electronically up to date, reconciled & accurate
Liaising with managers within the branch network
In this credit control role, you will receive:
A starting salary between £21,000 – £25,000 (depending on experience)
Your share of the company’s profits in the form of an uncapped annual bonus
Training and on-going development
Optional membership of the excellent company pension scheme
25 days holiday plus bank holidays
Friendly, collaborative team and office environment
Free on-site parking
To be successful in this position, you should be:
An excellent communicator and relationship-builder who enjoys speaking with people over the phone
A confident and hardworking team player
Numerically-minded and organised
Previous credit control or finance experience is not required as attitude and personality is more important
Do you think you have what it takes? Apply today to find out more.