Sovereign Foods, a national supplier of top quality locally produced chicken products to the SA market via various brands, is seeking to employ a Credit Controller for its operations in Uitenhage.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified and skilled candidates for this position at the Finance Division.
The incumbent of this position is responsible for controlling and managing customer accounts through collections, resolving queries and building good customer relations within the credit policy of the company.
A minimum of a 3-year Diploma in Accounting or a similar post-matric qualification in the financial environment, 3 to 5 years Credit Control experience, good computer literacy and Excel at an intermediate level is required.
Experience in working with Syspro will be beneficial.
Results Required : Build & maintain excellent customer relationships Collection of Book Debt within the agreed Trading and Credit Terms, per customerConduct daily processing of approved claims and credits, discounts, rebates and journalsConduct accurate, daily allocation of payments and discounts Process new customer applicationsMaintain account information (master data) Drive query and dispute resolution with Customers, Sales- & Warehouse teams Manage age analysis to within agreed termsProcess customer-related documentation Reporting as directed.
Prepare & distribute collection forecast Compliance with applicable legislation and internal procedures Critical Skills : Sound knowledge of Accounts ReceivableCustomer Service orientationBuilding relationshipsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsStrong negotiation skillsProfessional appearance and demeanorDeadline driven AccuracyAs Sovereign Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer, preference will be given to applicants from the designated groups, as defined by the Employment Equity Act.
Only appropriately qualified and experienced individuals should submit a detailed CV, copies of relevant certificates and a copy ID.
Incomplete applications & applications not meeting the minimum requirements will not be considered.
Closing date for applications : 30 December 2019.If you have not heard from us after 21 days, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.