Barking & Dagenham College is a vibrant and highly successful College in East London with circa 12,500 students, circa 500 established staff and a turnover of £35m. The College offers routes into learning from entry level through to MBA level, including apprenticeships, higher level apprentices, higher education and job centre plus clients. We have technical specialist areas from level 3 and above with a broad based curriculum up to level 2. We are immensely proud of the achievements of our students, our entrepreneurial and motivated staff team and our extensive partnership network. The College trains circa 850 apprentices, including circa 110 higher level apprenticeships and delivers work place training, traineeships and higher level technical and professional specialisms up to MBA level in our 4 strategic vocational areas; Construction, Design & Management; Engineering including mechatronics & robotics; Digital Creative; Health & Social Care and Leadership and Management across the pan London occupational sectors.
Our values of creativity, enterprise and innovation drive our organisational behaviours and business, so if you want to join our team, we have some exciting opportunities now available, and we are looking for motivated, learner-centred and outstanding teachers who can inspire students, have a flexible and creative approach to their work, and foster the development of excellent technical learning and entrepreneurial skills.
BDC are looking for a confident, self motivated individual able to work independently who can take full responsibility for the Credit Control function whilst also supervising the Sales Ledger Team within the Finance Department.
Highly organised and numerate you will also need to have 2 years Sales Ledger/Credit Control experience and be highly customer focused. Your specific duties will also include:
- Supervision of the Sales Ledger Team and prioritise their work load in a high volume environment
- Managing the Credit Control function and provide effective debt collection
- Handling customer queries
- Reporting on aged debt and payment trends and issues affecting debt collection to the Director of Finance & Estates
You will have proven all round experience of sales ledger and credit control activities. A good working knowledge of Excel and Word is essential. Excellent interpersonal skills both written and verbal and the ability to work under pressure and to work to tight time scales and targets are also required. This role requires excellent interpersonal skills for dealing with both internal and external customers and the ability to see queries from other people’s perspectives and resolve issues as quickly as possible.
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