Credit Controller

  • Vacancy Title
  • Credit Controller
  • Company
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • Brandon Hire Station
  • Location
  • Bristol
  • Closing Date
  • 21/04/2021
  • Job Description
  • Attracting the best people supports our aims of exceeding our customers’ expectations and enhancing shareholder value.

    Our continued business success is reliant upon the skills, talent and commitment of our workforce. As well as developing and promoting talent from within the business, our recruitment practices are designed to attract the very best from the pool of available talent.

    Brandon Hire Station offers the youngest hire fleet in the industry with a wide range of high quality supporting equipment to a broad customer base both regionally and nationally. Recognised as experts in our field, we have a growing portfolio of satisfied customers, many of whom are market leaders and household names in their own right.

    We are committed to continuous improvement, dedicated to excellent customer service and stimulate those who enjoy working in a fast-paced, team-orientated environment.

    We are currently looking to appoint a Credit Controller with responsibilities for maximising cash collections through the effective application of the company’s credit policy. In addition to this you will be investigating and resolving any queries and discrepancies within agreed timescales.

    The ability to build strong relationships with both internal and external customers is essential as is good telephone communication skills. We need you to be pro-active in dealing with overdue debt and resolving any queries quickly. This team in Brandon Hire Station is a high volume and busy operation working to set timescales and also to improving our percentage of debts paid to terms whilst reducing the aged debt profile.

    Knowledge/experience required:

    • Some credit control experience is essential
    • Assertive and professional on the telephone
    • Demonstrate the ability to build effective relationships with internal and external customers

    Academic qualifications:

    • GCSE Maths & English
    • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office programmes
    • Experience of using and creating pivot tables and lookups is desirable

    The successful candidate will:

    • Have previous knowledge of working in an office environment
    • Have previous credit control experience- this would be advantageous
    • Have excellent communication skills
    • Enjoy a vibrant, fast paced environment
    • Be a good team worker
    • Be able to work under pressure
    • Be a fast learner