Credit Controller

Castle Donington
Salary negotiable plus benefits
18 Apr 2019
16 May 2019
Breedon Group .
Job Role
Credit Control
Contract Type

Credit Control opportunity in Derbyshire with Breedon Group


Hays Accountancy & Finance are excited to be working in partnership with Breedon who are a leading construction materials group in Great Britain and Ireland. Due to continued growth, which is in part due to recent acquisition they are looking to recruit two Credit Controllers to join their team to be based at their state of the art offices located in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside. 

Due to the nature of their business you will be working with a high volume of accounts, across a range of customers, with key duties. As the Credit Controller you will be working within a fast-paced and high-volume credit control team which consists of 15, you will play a vital role in the cash-flow of the organisation, ensuring customer accounts are monitored and controlled effectively. 

This role will include management of sales ledger accounts, with key duties encompassing: investigating and recording queries from internal and external stakeholders; maintaining paperwork; running debtor reports for month end; and your key task will be chasing customers by telephone, email and letter to reduce debtor days. The successful candidate will possess previous credit control experience and excellent customer service skills and will have a desire to want to progress their career within Credit Control. 

You will be a credit control professional, with a friendly and diplomatic customer-focused approach which will be essential combined with an excellent telephone manner. Strong attention to detail, an investigative mind-set, plus the ability to work under pressure in an accurate and timely manner will be key. Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook is required along with an enthusiastic approach to learning new systems and processes. CICM qualification would be preferable, although not essential. 

In return Breedon are offering a competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • 25 holiday days plus bank holidays
  • Pension plan
  • Sharesave scheme
  • CICM/AAT Learning Support
  • Focused approach to career development and in-house learning
  • The opportunity to progress your career with a market leading, fast moving and changing world-class business
  • Free parking

For more information about the role please visit their dedicated recruitment website or contact Philippa Smith who is the retained consultant working in partnership with Breedon. 

All third party & direct applicants will be sent directly to Philippa Smith at Hays Accountancy & Finance to be screened as part of the recruitment process.