Credit Control Team Leader

Job Title: Credit Control Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
REF: NH - 33971_1605282300
Contact Name: Niamh Hellewell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 13 days ago

Job Description

Have you got a proven track record of leading a team within a fast-paced environment? Do you have solid negotiation skills, lots of initiative and a practical approach?

If so, take a look at the opportunity below:

Reporting into the Credit Manager, you will be an essential asset to the department as you will be Line Manager to a team of Credit Controllers. Based in Leeds City Centre, with a salary offering £28,000 - £30,000 + benefits.

Typical day-to-day duties:

  • Assist the Credit Manager to deliver a dynamic, responsive, professional and efficient service to the business.
  • Continuous Improvement - look for ways to improve service, processes and performance.
  • Line manage a team of Credit Controllers to deliver required financial performance/results for the business; coaching and development of the team; allocating work; performing monthly 121's and ledger reviews with prompt escalation/identification of issues/queries to the Credit Manager and other stakeholders as appropriate.
  • Work to deliver the monthly cash and debt provision targets.
  • Ensure all reporting to the business is accurate, action orientated and delivered within deadlines.
  • Communicate with clients and third parties by letter and telephone to ensure prompt payment of bills, whilst always maintaining and strengthening existing relationships.
  • Liaising with Partners/Associates regarding outstanding debt, providing assistance to them in order to resolve outstanding queries and in turn speed up the payment process.
  • Ensure the team are compliant with the businesses internal controls and policies.

Previous experience working in a fast-paced environment is essential for this role, as are strong communication skills and the ability to work under pressure. You will also be able to demonstrate your ability to motivate a team.

So, if you think you're up for the challenge, this could be the career-making opportunity you've been keeping an eye open for.

Please contact me on or give me a call on 07990 150344 if you're interested in hearing more.