Senior Credit Controller

Oxford Brookes University
November 26, 2023
Offerd Salary:£30,487
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Senior Credit Controller

£30,487, rising to £32,982 Full Time, Permanent - Professional Ser

The Directorate of Finance and Legal Services are seeking a Senior Credit Controller to manage all University sales ledgers to ensure a low level of outstanding and irrecoverable debt and to fully manage collection of all sales ledger debts from the University's appointed debt collection agency.

The role involves

  • Managing the collection of sales ledger invoices to ensure low levels of irrecoverable debt, and managing the University's relationship with UK & overseas debt collection agency
  • Working closely with Heads of Finance in the University to ensure that teams help with managing their debts
  • Liaising with Faculties and Directorates over customer invoice queries, and that ledgers are ready for month end closure
  • Presenting debt reports, collation and analysis of monthly debt figures for the Team Leader
  • Negotiating with students / customers on a one-to-one basis to arrange individual instalment plans, to include pastoral responsibilities for enrolled students
  • Responsibility for approving credit notes and authorising refunds to customers.
  • You will have

  • Degree or equivalent
  • Significant credit control experience, including supervisory experience
  • Experience of managing debts which have been passed on to Debt Collection Agencies
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Strong attention to detail, working to deadlines and the ability to manipulate and present financial data
  • A proactive approach.
  • Interviews are expected to take place on 11th December 2023, there will be a skills test prior to interview for this role.

    You will also enjoy the benefits of working at Oxford Brookes University with up to 38 days holiday, rising to 41 days holiday (this includes 13 Bank Holidays and Concessionary Days), a generous Local Government pension scheme (19.2% Employer contribution rate), cycle to work scheme and access to a variety of university facilities (Brookes Nursery, Gym and sports facilities). For more information about benefits please see the document 'All about Brookes' below.

    CV and Personal Statement:

    As part of the application process all applicants are required to complete our online application form by clicking on the “Apply for Job” button below. All parts of the application form should be completed and in the section of the form called “Supporting Documents”, applicants must upload their CV and a Personal Statement. To complete the Personal Statement part of the application, applicants must download the Personal Statement document which is part of the advert below and complete the form, providing examples and explaining how they meet each item detailed on the document. The Personal Statement must then be uploaded to the application form along with the CV.

    At Oxford Brookes, inclusivity is one of our five guiding principles: we take positive steps to create an environment in which we celebrate, value and provide equal opportunity to all. We are committed to recruiting from the widest possible pool and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates who embrace our values, regardless of their background.

    As a Disability Confident Employer, we guarantee to interview any disabled applicant who meets the essential selection criteria.

    To email the post of Senior Credit Controller to a friend please copy and paste the link below:

    https: // Closing Date : 26-Nov-2023 Vacancy ID : 156402 Faculty or Directorate : Finance and Legal Services Location : Gipsy Lane Site, Headington Campus For more information : [email protected] Posted on : 03-Nov-2023

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