Credit Controller

Full TIme, Permanent
Posted 2 weeks ago

Market 36 Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Credit Controller ideally in Leasing / Asset finance industry for our client based in Basildon on a permanent basis.


Key skill requirements:

  • Responsibility of chasing customers for payment of arrears on failed DD’s
  • Take card payments over the phone
  • Terminate agreements in default and calculate termination balance
  • Responsible for maintaining customer accounts with accurate notes and actions
  • Liaising with Solicitor to progress legal cases
  • Liaising with Salesperson / Broker on their arrear’s customers
  • Weekly ledger update to manager
  • Referring cases to repossession agent to recover asset
  • Instructing inspections
  • Carrying out asset valuations
  • Raising admin charges and applying payments to customer accounts
  • Calling customers to obtain payments, sending letters/emails/texts
  • Running credit searches on companies and individuals
  • Support manager with ad-hoc duties
  • Provide reporting and commentary on month end arrears cases
  • Evaluating debtor’s worth to establish how to progress a case


Ideally the candidate will have the following experience:

  • Understanding of FCA regulations would be an advantage
  • Understanding of different lease types would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of bankruptcies, IVA’s and liquidations.
  • Experience of Experian and understanding of CAIS would be preferred.
  • Ability to work as part of a team but also off own initiative
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure
  • Good clear telephone manner
  • Good knowledge of Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
  • Previous Collections experience required


Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 DOE.


Market 36 Recruitment Ltd cover a variety of sectors including Commercial, Industrial, Engineering, and Property/Estate Agency as well as many more. We take pride on building strong working relationships with local employers and candidates.

Job Features

Job CategoryAccountancy, Financial
Salary£25,000 - £30,000

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