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Credit Controller, (Freight Forwarder)

Ref: VAC-1005011
  • Salary: £20000 p/a
  • Location: Felixstowe
  • Industry: Freight Forwarder
  • Discipline: Credit Controller
  • Employment: Permanent


Job Description

Our Felixstowe Client is looking for a Credit Controller
The role includes:

·Recording and posting to Sage all incoming receipts
Advising operations staff of amounts paid for duty/VAT
Chasing clients for any short/non payments and maintaining all accounts within credit terms
Creation of new clients on both freight software and Sage
Seeking credit reports and references for credit applications
Sending monthly statements to all clients and following up with regular updates where payment is late
Ensuring that ‘cleared funds’ invoices are paid before we release goods to the client
Maintenance of daily list of duty/VAT amounts received for payment to HMRC
Resolving any client queries, to include liaising with operations staff and raising of any credit notes required
Raising sales invoices, as required
Assisting with holiday cover for the accounts team, as required
Reporting to the Managing Director

Hours for this role are 9:00 – 17:30, with an hour for lunch, and the role is office-based.

The office is Covid secure, including Perspex screening around all desks, twice daily sanitisation of all ‘high-touch’ surfaces, and temperature checks for all staff each morning.

The successful applicant will have relevant experience in the freight industry and will be fully conversant with Sage 50.

Salary £22,000


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