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Credit Control - Team Lead

  • Location:

    City of London, Greater London

  • Sector:

    Property/Service Charge Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062021-73581_1639482263

  • Published:

    14 December 2021

  • Expiry date:

    12 February 2022

  • Start date:


Credit Control Team Lead

Cobalt are delighted to be working with a leading Property Consultancy who have continuously improved their market leading status through their innovative approach and building strong internal teams across the business. They are looking for a Senior Credit Controller to lead a team of 2 and with the view that this will increase in line with company growth.

This opportunity will suit an individual who is keen to continue with the hands on day to day Credit Control whilst also supporting more junior individuals to continuously successfully recover debt for the organisation and maintain strong client relations.

Core responsibilities:

  • Oversee a team of 2 Credit controllers and ensuring collection of all outstanding monies

  • Create new processes and recommendations for the collection of outstanding monies in a timely manner

  • Liaise with all parties to resolve disputes and queries to facilitate timely payment.

  • Oversee the implementation of the company's Debt Policy and suggest changes to improve collection rates

  • Attend all meetings with clients to progress payment to agreed timescales

  • Manage all reporting required by the client on Bad Debt

  • Ensure the team keep accurate records of all client contact to enable understanding of disputes

Personal Specification:

  • Previous experience working within a Team Lead function within Real Estate

  • Methodical approach to work and strong attention to details

  • Previous exposure in a client facing role

  • Experience of leading and managing team

  • Excellent communicator, both written and verbal

  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft packages, in particular excellent Excel knowledge

If you feel you have the relevant skill set to carry out this role to a high standard - please do submit your CV for review as our client are looking to conduction 1st stage interviews ASAP!