Credit Controller

Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire
Ref: TAP1575
Pay: £22,000.00 DOE

We have a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Credit Controller to join our clients finance team.  You will be tasked with ensuring the business collects all payments due from its clients in a prompt and efficient manner.

You will lead a busy and fast paced business day but will reap the rewards by being part of a proactive and dedicated organisation who are looking to offer their clients a service that is second to none.

Duties will include the following:

  • Checking every eligible tenant has a valid housing benefit claim.
  • Liaising with the housing team to ensure all relevant paperwork is in place for the tenants claim.
  • Creating invoices for direct tenant rents
  • Reconciling remittances and payment schedules received from the local authority.
  • Updating the company software with payments received
  • Chasing rent arrears
  • Producing weekly financial reports
  • Informing senior management of any issues relating to rent payments.
  • Responsible for the preparation of 4 weekly forecast of rental income into the housing association.

About You:
You will be a friendly team player able to work together to consider the best outcome for all parties.

Candidates Must Have:

You will be an experienced credit controller who has ideally worked within the not-for-profit sector, although this is not essential.

You will have the ability to communicate effectively across a wide range of people both internally and externally and be able to deal with difficult and challenging calls and scenarios.

You will be computer literate with experience of MS Office and previous experience working with internal bespoke systems.

Benefits of working for our client include:
Hours of work are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

The company offers 20 days holiday, plus stat, plus there is a varied benefit scheme which is currently under review.

THE application

How to Apply

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Candidates must be available to attend our offices in Cleckheaton for registration. You may need to be available for interview with our client at short notice. Please check the vacancy information carefully for further information on this. If you are unsure, please do not hesitate to ask.

Please note: We review all CVs and applications that are sent to us, however due to the large volume that we receive on a regular basis, please be aware that we only respond to those candidates that have been successful with their application. As such, if you do not hear from us within 14 working days, your application has been unsuccessful.

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