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Senior Credit Control - Real Estate

  • Location:

    City of London, Greater London

  • Sector:

    Property/Service Charge Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £32000 - £36000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -122021-75533_1640086579

  • Published:

    21 December 2021

  • Expiry date:

    19 February 2022

  • Start date:


Senior Credit Controller

Central London

up to £36k depending on experience

We are currently seeking a Senior Credit Controller to join a leading Landlord on a full-time permanent basis to ensure their high volume of work is running smoothly. Their residential portfolio and mixed used properties will need great attention so you must have the ability to tackle a demanding workload.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Consult with the Property Managers to determine if there are any outstanding repairs, breaches, or disputes, prior to acting for recovery of arrears

  • Regularly evaluate the arrears list and take appropriate action. Liaising with internal staff when necessary

  • Manage the Credit Control function of the portfolio and manage/support with other legal disputes/breaches when required

  • Prepare regular arrears reports.

  • Manage, coordinate, and maximise the collection of debt in a timely fashion and minimise the risk of non-payment.

  • Ensuring that all records are kept up to date, logging all communications with tenants and leaseholders.

  • Manage the preparation of reports for the internal executives and managers.

  • Handle the payment plan negotiations with leaseholders and tenants.

  • Represent and give evidence in Court when required and to prepare all necessary documentary evidence for the solicitors in the event of Court proceedings.

  • Ensuring/taking appropriate action when following up matters with mortgagees/solicitors/bailiffs, including if the matter goes to Court.

  • Checking that all payments are received are processed in accordance with company procedures.

  • Deal with all internal and external correspondence; telephone calls and emails.

Personal Attributes:

  • System experience with one of the following or a similar package. Tramps, Yardi Propware / Voyager, Qube Horizon, MRI etc

  • Experience working within the real estate sector

  • Highly accurate with your numeracy.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Previous experience in a credit control position.

  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.

  • Confident communicator.

  • Good skills in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, and Outlook)

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