Credit Control Team Leader - Leeds

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £24000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Scott Tallant

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting for a Credit Control Team Leader to join an award winning business based in the Leeds area. The position reports directly into the Credit Manager and will oversee the training and development of a team of 6.

This is a position which has been created out of growth and is an excellent opportunity to join an organisation which has seen year on year growth. This position sits within a credit team of over 20 and will see the successful candidate receive full support and training from the Credit Manager and the Finance Manager.

It's a high volume environment which rewards hard work and would suit an individual who is comfortable working at a fast pace.

As the Credit Control Team Leader you will be responsible for the following:
Implementing new processes to improve employee performances.
Mentoring team members to ensure they hit their set KPIs.
Managing the credit control department in the absence of the Credit Manager.
Training new members of staff.
Monthly reports and analysis on team performance and targets.
Putting accounts on stop.
Liaising with other members of the management team to discuss how to improve processes.
Instigating legal proceedings for aged debt.
Attending meetings with members of the sales team and key clients to resolve any queries.
Other ad hoc duties as and when required.

The ideal candidate will have:
Experience in a Team Leader/Manager role within a credit control team.
5 years + credit control experience.
Experience of a full end to end credit control role.
Excellent Microsoft Excel skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

In return you will:
Receive a competitive salary and benefits package.
Join one of the region's most sought after businesses.
Join a business with excellent progression opportunities.

For more information please contact Scott Tallant.

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. As part of our recruitment process, we will retain your CV for a period of one year to enable us to consider you for future roles. After this period your CV will be deleted.