Credit Control Team Leader - Limonest (Lyon)

Our client, a multinational group in the electronics sector, is seeking a Credit Control team leader to be responsible for the day to day management of the Credit Control Team (6 people) in their French head office in Limonest (Lyon).



• To lead the local team to achieve high performance standards, targets and KPIs to maximize the cash collection and working capital positions across the regions for which they are responsible.

• To ensure that all debtor ledgers are managed with appropriate attention to detail and in line with statutory and local business market requirements.

• To ensure that credit risk is managed appropriately and in line with company policy and potential credit risks are highlighted to senior management on a timely basis, to mitigate bad debt losses.

• To identify and recommend process improvements and implement agreed changes.

• To produce and review appropriate operational reports that analyse performance, and to investigate discrepancies and put in place plans to correct under performance

• All elements of staff management for the team including: recruitment, training and development, performance management and ensuring the team are supported and motivated to achieve high standards of performance and KPI targets


Profile Required:

• French & English language – fluent.

• Significant collections experience in a B2B environment.

• Demonstrable ability to embed change and improvement.

• Experience of managing multi-currency ledgers.

• Proven experience of leading, motivating and managing a team.

• Ability to make high quality, commercially focused, credit decisions.

• Strong stakeholder relationship management experience.

• Ability to communicate confidently and persuasively at all levels.

• Knowledge of financial systems and MS packages.


Salary: 40-45K€

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Megan Ascione

Equipe : Paris

Spécialisée en : Recrutement de profils internationaux pour le marché français.

Consultante à Euro London depuis : 1999

A propos de moi :  Megan a ouvert le bureau français d’Euro London à Paris en 2001 puis en a pris la direction jusqu’en 2005. Elle a ensuite travaillé en interne pour le cabinet d’avocats Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer où elle s’est spécialisée en recrutement d’avocats, commerciaux et professionnels du marketing. Revenue au cabinet Euro London en 2011, elle s’est concentrée sur les postes internationaux pour le marché français. Megan est bilingue Français/Anglais.