Credit Controller


NMC surfacing is an independent surfacing and civil engineering contractor that provides nationwide coverage for some of the leading blue-chip companies, including Tesco, Asda, McArthurGlen and BT to name but a few, from our network of regional offices.

Our clients rely upon our specialist knowledge and a flexible approach to support and deliver their project objectives.  We have established long-term partnerships that are based on trust and understanding.

The Role

The primary function as Credit Controller is coordinating the debts of existing creditors and deciding whether to allow credit to a debtor.  Reporting into the Finance Director, you will handle the collection of finances and the resolution of account queries, raising sales invoices and issuing credit notes.

It is also the responsibility the Credit Controller to manage debt recovery, which if a client has paid late or missed payments could involve stopping the supply of services or undertaking legal action.  It is vital as our Credit Controller you build and maintains close links with all customers, to ensure the smooth running of accounts and encourage the timely recovery of payments.

Key Attributes

You will have a proven track record in the following:

  • Taking a proactive role in managing and collecting debts of company debtors
  • Producing credit check reports for new and existing clients
  • Daily allocation of payments received
  • Responding to client queries and escalating internally to the relevant department
  • Reducing and maintaining debtor days to a target of 55 days
  • Liaising with the company QS to raise and submit invoices or application for payments to the client in a timely manner
  • Managing retentions
  • Updating and maintaining sales ledger database
  • Updating and maintaining individual client portals

Candidate Requirements

  • Excellent MS Excel skills
  • Experience with various accountancy packages
  • Outstanding attention to detail required for invoicing process
  • Professional, confident and diplomatic approach with the ability to have difficult conversations
  • Previous experience working within the construction, surfacing or civil engineering sectors
  • Ability to establish and maintain good client relationships both internally and externally at all levels

If you feel that you have the right skills and knowledge, please send a copy of your current CV and qualifications, along with your salary expectations to