Credit Controller

  • Vacancy Title
  • Credit Controller
  • Company
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • Hire Station
  • Location
  • Long Eaton , Nottingham
  • Closing Date
  • 26/05/2021
  • Job Description
  • With more than 60 years’ experience in the plant and equipment hire industry, Vp plc is renowned and respected for its technical excellence, service innovation and customer focus. We have seen a radical re-engineering of group activities with a move from a broadly based plant hire enterprise to specialist equipment outsourcing businesses, which has proved very successful.

    Our businesses offer the rental and sale of specialist products and associated services to a diverse range of end markets, including construction, civil engineering, rail, water, oil and gas, outdoor events and housebuilding.

    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 Hire Station is a high volume and busy operation working within the Shared Service Centre . You will work 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