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Credit and Collections Manager EMEA

Berkshire Theale United Kingdom, RG75 £50,000 - £55,000 , Permanent

Posted: 23 hours ago

Description:

Our client based in Theale is recruiting for a Credit and Collection Manager. There will be hybrid working for this role.

There is no people management/reports into this role.

Role

Reporting to the Finance Controller International, the Credit Manager is responsible for and overseeing the investigation of credit risk in customers. This coupled with meeting collection targets is essential to the profitability and maximisation of cash flow for the business. Fundamental to the role is the requirement to provide and manage reporting to meet the demands of the business along with creating partnerships within the business.

Duties:

Manage a team that have the ability to meet all goals and objectives.
Properly motivate the credit and collections staff.
Measure team performance with appropriate metrics
Provide for ongoing training of the credit staff
Manage relations with collection agencies and credit reporting agencies
Continuously review and implement appropriate and necessary changes to ensure efficiencies are improved and maintained
Develop partnerships within the business to facilitate goals and 'delighting' customersOperations

Contribute to and communicate on quarterly targets
Manage any issue resolving requirements around accounts on a timely basis - escalating where appropriate
Meet all reporting requirement deadlines on a regular basis
Maintain the local credit policy and ensure adherence to business compliance and regulatory requirements.
Recommend changes in the credit policy, where appropriate, to senior management.
Manage bad debt reporting and make recommendations where appropriate.
Make recommendations and proactively initiate and develop new processes, as required, to assist in the credit and collection function working alongside all interested parties.Requirements

Computer literacy including strong Excel skills. (Microsoft Dynamics AX experience although not a requisite would be an advantage)
Experience of high-volume transaction business
Confident & Professional telephone manner with good communication skills
Proven track record of driving collections down.
Positive attitude
Self-motivated, good communicator and organised individual
5+ years of credit experience.
Member of the Institute of Credit Management
Have a knowledge of credit-related laws

Job Details

1396044566
Theale, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Permanent
£50,000 - £55,000