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Credit Control Manager

  • Job reference: 916194
  • Location: Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
  • Salary: GBP35000 - GBP40000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Finance, Credit Manager & Supervisor
  • Date posted: 06/09/2017

Are you an experienced Credit Controller with supervisory/management experience?

Are you looking for a fresh challenge?

Do you have experience within either the construction/manufacturing or engineering sectors?

If you agree to the above read on.........

International organisation based in Sunbury is seeking a Credit Control Supervisor/Manager for their team. The successful candidate will be supporting the Finance Director by providing an effective credit control service/function to the business and its associated companies. The Credit Control Manager will be responsible for keep the external DSO below company requirements, therefore experience in this area is essential.


  • Maximise cash flow for the company in a timely and professional manner in conjunction with the Assistant Credit Controller
  • Ensure company credit policy guidelines are worked and adhered to
  • Assess the creditworthiness of new and existing customers
  • Setting up credit limits
  • To monitor the developments within customer accounts and identify accounts that will require special attention.
  • Handle disputed accounts and negotiate to bring payment into line with terms
  • Produce daily reporting plus weekly and monthly cash forecasts as required
  • Approve credit on electronic project files passed through by Internal Sales within the agreed timescales
  • To ensure customer queries are resolved by the appropriate department to ensure that cash flow is not impacted
  • Create and update customer master data including payment terms
  • Instigate legal proceedings as required including compilation of documentation for legal action and liaison with company lawyers/collection agencies
  • Process improvement


  • Several years senior credit control experience in construction or engineering or maintenance companies including working with CIS and subcontractors
  • Experience of complex billing arrangements
  • Computer literate including MS Excel
  • Have experience of integrated accounting systems such as SAP or Oracle
  • Have a good level of commitment and self-motivation with ability to work under pressure and to timescales
  • Be a confident team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to quickly build effective working relationships and influence others
  • Staff management and team building experience
  • Work accurately with a good attention to detail, have a desire to develop personally and be a quick learner
  • Mature, down to earth approach with a readiness to get involved

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.