Credit Controller

Credit Controller

Poole, Dorset
Permanent, Full-time (37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday)

Your new company

Established 40 years ago, U-Drive is a family run company. With 8 branches and a fleet of over 3000 vehicles, U-Drive Ltd is considered the largest wholly independent vehicle rental company in the Southwest.

We are currently looking to recruit a positive and friendly individual with a ‘can do’ attitude. Reporting into the Head of Finance, you will be working 37½ hours per week.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role, you will ideally be an experienced Credit Controller with some formal finance qualifications. In addition:

  • You will have an analytical and problem solver mind-set
  • Able to negotiate effectively
  • Excellent organisation and time management skills
  • A customer service attitude and the ability to clearly articulate information
  • Strong IT skills; Microsoft Office and accounting software

As this is a small and friendly team, being a team-player is key, as well as being a good communicator and able to use your own initiative and challenge information or data.

Duties will include, but are not restricted to:

  • Effectively reviewing, managing and collecting monies owing from customer accounts
  • Keep bad debts, write off and debt turn to a minimum but maintain the customer relationships and organisation reputation
  • Obtaining trade references and undertaking credit checks to determine creditworthiness
  • Help set appropriate terms and credit limits
  • Building and maintaining good relationships with clients and internal stakeholders
  • Resolving invoice and payment queries promptly and efficiently
  • Reconciling c500 credit customer ledgers
  • Resolving discrepancies
  • Producing and distributing customer statements of account etc.

What can we offer you?

In return for your efficiency, commitment, reliability and hard work, the successful Credit Controller will be offered a competitive salary and a great range of benefits including:

  • Workplace pension
  • 30 Days (Including Bank Holidays) Annual Leave in your first year, accruing an additional day after 24 months service until your 5th year where you will receive 33 Days Annual Leave
  • Discounts at 3,000+ stores
  • Free on-site parking
  • Employee Discount across U-Drive branches
  • Employee Wellbeing Program


Poole, Dorset, UK


U-Drive Ltd

Head Office - Finance


Credit Controller


Credit Control


United Kingdom