Credit Control Team Leader

Coventry - West Midlands | £30,000-£37,000 + Bonus and Superb Benefits

Vardey Recruitment is delighted to be recruiting for a Credit Control Team Leader (Senior Credit Control Specialist) to deputise for the Credit & Commercial Manager at this highly innovative forward thinking, international technology business in luxury offices in Coventry, West Midlands. This award winning well- established and marketing leading business has created this Credit Supervisor job due to growth and offers a unique opportunity to join the finance team as a “Commercial” Credit Supervisor/Specialist.

Job duties

  • Working closely with the Credit & Commercial Manager you will support with the daily running of the credit control department, alongside taking a lead on all credit risk requirements for the business.
  • Supporting commercial business negotiations and working as a business partner across departments liaison with key stakeholders.
  • You will enjoy identifying and implementing process improvements and supporting the team to help them achieve DSO and aged debt targets.
  • Management of risk from quote to cash (Q2C)
  • As the Credit Supervisor you will analyse credit risk obtaining security when necessary and acting as the point of contact for credit issues that need escalating.
  • As the Credit Supervisor you will lead by example and own a small number of key customers and chase overdue payments.
  • On the commercial side the Credit Specialist will review terms and conditions for customer contracts.
  • Instruct third party agencies, starting legal proceedings and process any insolvency cases.
  • In addition, the Credit Supervisor will deal with financing and lease agreements together with aged debt reporting and risk analysis.

The ideal candidate

  • A senior credit controller or credit supervisor/credit specialist who is keen to take on a more “commercial” credit controller position.
  • A credit specialist who has a strong business acumen and who is highly commercial in their thinking.
  • A credit supervisor with credit control experience ideally from quote to cash Q2C.
  • Ideally a credit supervisor with experience of reviewing T's and C's.
  • A credit specialist who can work in a fast-paced working environment and who enjoys working to deadlines and solving problems.
  • You will need to be analytical and energetic to work in this highly innovative company.
  • A flexible individual is required who can prioritise their work and inspire others to grow and develop.
  • Ideally a credit specialist who is ambitious and keen to make this role their own!
  • A credit specialist who has experience in risk analysis and risk management - ideally.
  • Someone who is adept at commercial negotiations.

In return

  • A highly competitive basic salary ranging from £30,000-£37,000 depending on experience
  • Annual Bonus
  • Study assistance/support (CICM)
  • Holidays 25 days rising with service
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Dental Care
  • Life Assurance
  • Travel Insurance
  • Income Protection
  • Critical Illness Cover
  • Pension
  • Finish early on a Friday!
  • Flexible working will need to be discussed at interview – possibly one day from home (although not a company wide policy).

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