Credit Executive - Belfast City Centre

Job Ref: CE3462
Sector: Call Centre
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 23 September 2019
  • Belfast, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland belfast Antrim bt1
  • £8.21 - £8.50 per Hour
  • Blue Arrow Belfast
  • 02890 315005
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Blue are very excited to be recruiting a Credit Executive on behalf of a Multinational Alcoholic Beverages Company. 

Please see below for full job specification: 

Context Scope

  • This role sits within the Sell to Cash (STC) team, reporting through to the STC Ireland manager.
  • The Credit team, based in Belfast, strive to provide world class credit and debt management. They are a key part in the trading relationship with the company's customers, supporting both the On and Take Home trade in ROI and NI.


Financial Complexity

  • Annual trade debtors of £625m across the team.
  • 9,000 customer broad portfolio.
  • Responsibility for a defined number of customers, which have a range of credit limits and payment terms.


Leadership Cabililities

Win through execution

  • Act like owners of the company by holding self and others to account for highest standards
  • Scan the environment constantly and adapt plans with pace

Inspire through purpose

  • Create meaning, pride and belief for others 
  • Encourage and recognise learning
  • Build trust and respect through open and honest relationships

Shape the future

  • Set context and empower people to experiment and unlock opportunities for growth and efficiency
  • Drive data and insights that quickly move us to action


Functional Capabilities

  • Pro-active debt management to maximise cash conversion.
  • Actively minimise risk using external financial tools and rigorous review.
  • Develop collaborative relationships with commercial teams
  • Deliver against agreed credit KPIs which underpin the strategy
  • Ensure the accuracy and completeness of customer master data used to support debt management, accurate financial reporting and any necessary recovery processes.
  • Compliance with all legislative and policy requirements, including CARM, Credit and AML


Top Outcomes

  • Own end to end account management of customers in line with the credit policy, including
    • Decide and set credit terms, risk categorization and credit limits for each customer
    • Regularly review data integrity and payment performance

  • Responsible for minimizing the risk of debt by:
    • Prompt follow up of failed or missed payments
    • Apply course corrective action when needed 
    • Create and pro-active manage risk based watch lists
    • Correspond with customers with overdue debt, rapid follow up to ensure maximum monies recovered, including repayment plans, or referral to recovery department

  • Timely response regarding queries received from commercial and customers
  • Weekly and monthly reporting against key performance targets - overdue debt, underlying debt, cash to terms and on time cash collection
  • Other key deliverables as required by the business within Credit.


What you Need to apply

  • 5 GCSE grade A-C including Maths and English minimum
  • A post leaving qualification in a business related or credit discipline would be advantageous.
  • At least 1 year Credit Control experience
  • Proven ability to deliver consistent quality results in a target driven fast paced environment.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong systems capability, preferably SAP
  • Microsoft Office experience would be advantageous
  • Ability to influence stakeholders cross functionally in a customer and commercial facing role would be desirable

If you fit the criteria, do not hesitate and click the apply now button. 

Alternatively you can submit your CV to 

If you have any questions about the role please call 02890315005 and ask for Antonnia.

Good Luck.
Blue Arrow
21/10/2019 09:00:00
GBP 8.21 8.21