Credit Controller (maternity cover)

Date 01/12/22

Location Benson, near Wallingford

If you have at least two years’ finance experience, ideally in credit control, and are happy to consider a part-time (15 hours per week) temporary assignment, how about working for Grundon on a fixed-term contract, covering maternity leave for a period of up to 12 months? Our modern head office in Benson, South Oxfordshire, is a great place to work, and as Credit Controller (maternity cover) you will earn a competitive salary and a host of benefits, including:

- Pension scheme (you contribute 5% of pay, Grundon matches this) 
- Reward and discount shopping scheme 
- Range of wellbeing benefits, including Employee Assistance Programme, health cash plan and discounted gyms

About the Credit Controller (maternity cover) role
First point of contact for your own account base, you will be proactive in the collection of balances due on accounts. Key duties will include:

- Responding to customer account queries and chasing overdue invoices by phone, email and letter 
- Maintaining accurate records
- Responding quickly to daily emails and post
- Processing payments
- Undertaking accounts reconciliations
- Sending out monthly statements for your account base
- Negotiating payment plans 

What we’re looking for in our Credit Controller (maternity cover)
- Minimum two years’ relevant finance experience, ideally within credit control
- Phone or face-to-face frontline customer service experience
- Confident communicator who can negotiate and build good relationships – you will be dealing with customers from a wide range of businesses
- You work well under pressure
- Great computer skills
- Full UK driving licence

Working hours: Mon-Fri, 9.30am to 12.30 - a total of 15 hours per week. However, finding the perfect candidate is important to us, so we can be flexible on days and working hours

Grow with Grundon
Grundon is an award-winning waste management, environmental and quarrying business with a genuinely friendly culture. Interested in joining our success story temporarily as Credit Controller (maternity cover)? Click apply. No agencies please.

Please note: We don’t use closing dates, but interview as soon as we have applications that look like a good match, so do apply as soon as possible
 

What is it like working at Grundon?

We are committed to achieving diversity by employing the right people to deliver a high quality service based on equality of opportunity, skills, qualifications and relevant experience. We are the largest family-owned waste management company in the UK and we care as much about our employees as we do the environment. We aim to attract and retain high-quality, committed, enthusiastic, customer-focused individuals.

what we offer

Pension Scheme

Pension Scheme

Life Insurance

Life Insurance

Employee Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme

Health Cash Plan

Health Cash Plan

Discounted Gym Membership

Discounted Gym Membership

Cycle to Work Scheme

Cycle to Work Scheme

Mobile Phone Discounts

Mobile Phone Discounts

Holiday Plus

Holiday Plus

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Long Service Benefits

Long Service Benefits

Come and join our team

Contact us today to find out how Grundon can provide you with a challenging and stimulating working environment, where you can fulfil your potential