Credit Control Team Leader
Meridian Business Support is one of the UK's leading and largest independent Recruitment Consultancies. Established in 1989 and operating from approximately 67 branches, we are a talented team of specialists who recruit within seven vertical markets.
An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a talented and motivated Credit Control Team Leader to join our Credit Control team at Head office in Altrincham, reporting to the Credit Control Manager.
You will be accountable for leading a team of Credit Controllers. This is a proactive hands on role, supporting and implementing operational procedures for improvement in the recovery of debt, in order to obtain optimum productivity and efficiency.
It is envisaged that the role will involve some travel; therefore the successful applicant is required to be flexible and should have a drivers licence.
Key duties will include:
- Supervising, leading and motivating the Credit Control team;
- Ensuring team and individual cash targets are met and exceeded;
- Ensuring the DSO's are continually reduced to minimise interest burden;
- Reducing potential bad debt by making sure the end two columns are below 1%;
- Compiling weekly reports and distributing to the relevant Operations Directors and Managers;
- Monitoring and reporting on the insurance policy;
- Analysing the query list to ensure all queries are resolved within 14 days;
- Monitoring and raising required credit notes;
- Compiling and controlling the stop list to minimise exposure against overtrading clients;
- Liaising with and influencing operational staff to ensure the Credit policy is adhered to;
The Successful Candidate:
The successful applicant will be tenacious and methodical, with astute business acumen.
You will have experience within a similar role, with a proven track record.
We are keen to hear from individuals with a high level of personal motivation, and ICM qualification or willingness to gain the qualification is desirable.
Interested? Please forward your CV to Lisa Worthington in our Talent Acquisition team.
Meridian Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and a member of the Recruitment and Employment federation.