Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Credit Controller


Reference: SM0105

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £21,000.00

Maximum Salary: £24,000.00

I am currently recruiting for my client based in Chester. This is a well known business which is growing, so a great time to get on board. This position would suit someone with minimum 2 years previous credit control experience in a team environment. Fantastic, modern and fun working environment.


The Role…

Working from our Chester Headquarters this role will report to the Credit Control Manager and take responsibility for managing a section of the ledger to ensure acceptable levels of payments and indebtedness are maintained.


What you will do…

  • Reduce the DSO and overdue debt by successfully managing an assigned section of the ledger and ensuring payments are made promptly
  • Chase customer debt by telephone and email
  • Work with Account Managers to effectively resolve customer queries that are delaying the collection of monies owed and keep an accurate record of any invoices held in query
  • Aid in the forecasting of receipts for cash flow forecasting
  • Take on other ad hoc duties as advised by the Credit Control Manager


To enable you to be successful, we are looking for…



  • Experience in managing high volume B2B customer accounts
  • An excellent telephone manner with the ability to deal direct with customers and their finance departments
  • Someone that enjoys talking to customers and that is skilled in overcoming customer objections with integrity, resilience and persuasiveness 
  • The ability to autonomously plan your workload and focus on the right priorities
  • The ability to communicate effectively with internal departments to resolve any customer queries
  • Good computer literacy skills
  • A highly motivated individual, that brings energy and confidence, that is target driven and able to work as part of a team
  • You will be able to demonstrate a positive, engaging, hard-working approach and exhibit the company values of Innovation, Quality, Excellence, Respect and Trust


If you feel you have the necessary skills and are able to start new work readily please apply to be considered for the shortlist.