Senior Credit Controller

Full Time
London,
£28-30k

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Description

A property company based in East London requires a Senior Credit Controller to join their growing finance team. The successful candidate will be joining an environment which offers progression and a unique working culture.

Duties

Role Responsibilities –

  • Lead a team of two credit controllers in the absence of the credit manager
  • Prepared to be very hands on by chasing debt by telephone and liaising directly with councils
  • Responsible for own debtor’s ledger
  • Own Cash Allocation process, ensuring all cash is posted accurately
  • Comfortable using Excel to produce reports to senior members of the business
  • Responsible for Automated Dunning Process
  • Posting bank deposits
  • Reviewing tenant accounts with outstanding debts
  • Building a rapport and liaising with clients regarding outstanding payments and agree a deadline in accordance with the time frames set
  • Chasing rent via email & telephone; Sending monthly statements to tenants
  • Composing letters and correspondence to customers
  • Answering internal and external questions
  • Working with Lettings & Op’s to resolve queries
  • Continuously Identifying and analysing root causes for delays in collection of debt
  • Providing support to the wide finance team when necessary
  • Ad hoc Duties as Requested

Candidate Requirements –

  • MUST have a minimum of 3 years experience working in a similar capacity
  • Property or council industry experience would be preferred
  • Candidates must thrive on trouble shooting and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Intermediate-advanced excel skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Property management system experience