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Credit Controller

  • Ref: LCJP150920
  • Bolton
  • Posted: 2 weeks ago
  • Salary Expectation: £19,000

Availability/Notice Period: Immediate


  • NVQ Level 3 Hairdressing
  • NVQ Level 2 Customer Service
  • Diploma in Team Leading
  • 2000 GCSE’s achieved including Maths and English

IT Systems

  • Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Prism
  • Kerridge

Career Summary

Most Recent Employer – A Distribution Service Company

Position – Credit Controller

Dates – July 2014 – July 2020

  • Worked in a team of 4 and reported into the Credit Manager
  • Daily worked from the Kerridge system
  • Responsible for 3 Debt Ledgers – covering Scotland, the South East of England and one was solely responsible for Travis Perkins – a national business
  • Overall value of monthly Debt Ledger could be up to circa £500k – worked solely in Sterling currency
  • Chased individual Debts between £1000 – £50,000
  • Worked with Aged and Current debt – Aged debt could be up to 60 days
  • Proactively chased debt via telephone, letter, and email
  • Raised copy Sales Invoices and sent out as requested / required
  • Processed Card payments and allocated to the system – also daily downloaded the BACS remittance statement and allocated payments accordingly
  • Negotiated Payment plans and authorised to place Accounts on Stop
  • Responsible for opening all new Credit Accounts – used Graydon to carry out all Credit checks
  • Referred any Accounts for Litigation to the Credit Manager
  • Managed and resolved all Customer queries and complaints
  • Ensured all Payments were processed and allocated for the Month End close down / switch off
  • Managed any related Administration duties


Position – Hairdresser

Dates – September 2000 – February 2013

  • Cutting, Colouring and Styling hair
  • Good Customer service
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail