Kingdom Of Bahrain, Mobile +973-********
Experienced, self-motivated and committed credit controller with Over 10 years of experience in field of finance departments of major companies. Knowledge of developing, implementing and maintaining effective and professional credit control systems.
Highly focused on issues such as reviewing a company’s credit control procedures and developing and implementing enhancements where required. Looking to join a reputable organization that offers excellent opportunities for progression and development
To Seek a challenging position in the Finance & Accounting genre offering responsibility, challenge, and rewarding experiences and at the same time maintaining a high standard of performance and business ethics.
BUDGET RENT A CAR, BAHRAIN
CREDIT CONTROLLER NOVEMBER 2012 –PRESENT
With a total work experience of more than 10 years in debt management and credit control, I am currently working with BUDGET RENT A CAR, BAHRAIN as a Credit Controller. My responsibilities include studying credit applications, assessing the risk on new accounts by way of the credit information provided, assisting in analysis of the same, obtaining credit reports from the credit rating agencies, collecting payments on time, etc. Managing the team of ten members’ and chasing for payment with more than 500 customers directly to achieve the monthly target.
1.Manage and monitor the accounts receivable team to reach monthly target and minimize over 60 days debt.
2.Dealing with customer queries face-to-face, over the phone or via e-mail to identify customer payment problems and ensuring speedy resolutions.
3.Verify the potential customer's credit rating with banks and other references to make decisions as to whether to offer credit to a client.
4.Preparation of Monthly Ageing Report with analysis and submit to GM, CFO& FM
5.Manage the clients account according to payment terms and credit limit.
6.Produce weekly /monthly statements and submit to customer
7.Preparing and sending all the invoices to customers .Make sure all necessary supporting documents to be attached Viz., the LPO copy /Contract copy and other relevant papers so that the payment is processed easily
8.Make sure all collections (cash, cheque, bank transfer, electronic cards) are deposited, updated and allocated to invoices in system on daily basis.
9.Reconcile the accounts receivable ledger to ensure that all payments are accounted for and properly posted
10.Confirmation of balances due from companies to be obtained on regular basis. This can be done every quarter and year end is mandatory. This will help if we have to go legally.
11.Ensure that all transactions are compliant with Company's policies and Country’s regulations
12.Sending Dunning letter’s to customer before reaching overdue.
13.Establishing and maintaining good client relationships
14.Escalation certain high level of complex debt issues to top management.
15.Submit all documents to the legal division for filing legal cases against non-paying customers, after discussing with Management.
16. Ensuring all client information and documents are kept secure and confidential at all times
NESTLE WATERS, BAHRAIN
CREDIT CONTROLLER JULY 2006 –OCTOBER 2012
Was responsible for developing the company’s credit policy after consulting with other departments like, sales and purchasing. Ensured that the company was up to date with new credit management procedures and techniques. To manage and oversee the collection of customer accounts in a manner that ensures high customer satisfaction.
Roles and Responsibilities:
1.To monitor and follow up the overdue debts
2.make sure all the customers are paying on time and respecting the credit period and limit
3.co- ordinate with the sales department for implementing credit policy
4.monitor the billing section and make sure that all the customers are receiving the invoice on time
5.Manage a team of five members
6.Issue Dunning Letter to the Overdue Customer
7.maximize the collection of debt, with the view of minimizing the debt whilst maintaining maximum cash flow levels
8.Follow up with customers and Conduct outstanding review meetings with collection staff and sales team
9.Timely review of the current credit policy
10.To monitor the billing section and make sure that all the customers are receiving the invoice on time
11.Conduct the regular reconciliation of all debtor’s
12.To control the daily office activities of receivables team
Bachelor of Commerce (B.com.) from Calicut University.
RM2000 – Route Accounting software, deployed over 14 countries by Nestle Waters
Good knowledge in MS Office
Strong finance/accounting knowledge and background.
Proven leadership and supervisory skills, excellent team player.
Good Communication, analytical and interpersonal skills.
Detail, efficient and target-focused.
Enthusiastic versatile problem solver juggles multiple tasks, responds creatively and quickly with conventional or unconventional solutions.
Able to gather and analyze a wide range of complex information using logical reasoning and innovative solutions to Problems.
Able to work under Pressure.
Nationality : Indian
Date of Birth : 14.03.1981
Marital Status : Married
Email ID :firstname.lastname@example.org
Self Appraisal Profile:
In a nutshell/ to summarize, I am a result-oriented self-starter, flexible and effective communicator, and problem solver, with ability to focus on solutions and remain calm in crisis situation. Even I am organized, proactive and always challenging current procedures