Credit Controller

We have an exciting opportunity for a Credit Controller to join Trutex, Britain's best-loved uniform brand.

As Credit Controller, you will work as part of a team to ensure that debts are paid, overdue invoices are chased and that cash and debtor day targets are met.

We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills who can maintain a positive and calm outlook whilst working under pressure. You’ll have strong attention to detail and be able to work to targets.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure that debts are paid in a timely manner
  • Meet cash & debtor day targets set by the Trutex group
  • Chase overdue invoices by telephone, email & letter within agreed timescales
  • Maintain accurate records of all chasing activity
  • Identify changes in payment patterns and propose action to avert indebtedness
  • Handle disputed invoices and negotiate to bring payment within the agreed terms
  • Provide accurate advice on Invoicing queries
  • Propose write off of irrecoverable debts
  • Prepare files for transfer to the Debt Recovery Dept
  • Working within the guidelines of credit insurance including reporting, applying for limits
  • Post payments to accounts and allocate as required
  • Undertake account reconciliations as required
  • Ensure monthly processing deadlines are met as required
  • Send out monthly client statements/letters as may be agreed from time to time
  • Management of the international sales ledger and credit control

Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience in Credit Control
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to negotiate
  • Strong organisational & time management skills
  • High standard of numeracy, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good keyboard skills and competence of Word, Excel and Outlook
  • A team player with a flexible approach and a willingness to learn
  • A self-starter who is pro-active and can set and achieve goals
  • Ability to recognise potential risks that should be escalated


  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Pension
  • On-site parking
  • On-site Pilates

Application deadline: Friday 5th January 2018

To apply please send your CV to, including the Job Title of the job you are applying for in the Subject Line.