Vacancy posted: Thursday, 28 Jun 2012
The British Red Cross helps vulnerable people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are.
The Credit control team forms part of the operations team in the Shared Service Centre. The team is responsible for the collection of the Society’s outstanding debt, ensuring correct allocation to customer accounts, liaison with Accounts Receivable department and other finance departments and operational managers to ensure efficient and effective service to the Society whilst complying with all statutory regulations. The job purpose is to achieve optimum debt collection performance by utilising credit control skills.
The post holder will chase arrears by telephone and letter; reconcile customer accounts and carry out credit checking and investigation. You will also be responsible for producing and analysing debtor reports and preparing journals where adjustments are necessary.
Educated to GCSE level or equivalent, you will have first rate communication skills and have experience of using computerised accounting systems and the ability to work in a pressurised environment independently of direct supervision. It is essential that you have a proven track record in a high volume Credit Controller post
For further information and applying on-line please visit our website: www.redcross.org.uk/About-Us/Jobs or email firstname.lastname@example.org for an electronic application pack quoting reference SSC/Credit.
Closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Friday 13 July 2012. Interviews will be held on either 26 or 27 July 2012.
As part of the recruitment and selection process the Red Cross undertakes CRB checking of all individuals who have regular contact with children and vulnerable adults. We are committed to welcoming people from the widest possible diversity of background, culture and experience. The British Red Cross, incorporated by Royal Charter 1908, is a charity registered in England and Wales (220949) and Scotland (SC037738).
SALARY: £16,500 p.a.
CONTRACT TYPE: Permanent
HOURS: 35 per week
CLOSING DATE: 13/7/2012
Job Reference: SSC/Credit
Closing Date: 13-Jul-2012