Contract type: Full Time
Location: Cambridge
Closing date: Friday 9 Apr 2021
Reference: CATS 1227
Duration: Fixed Term Contract
Contact: Katy Luckett | Group Talent Manager
Contact Email:
Telephone: 01223341334



CATS Colleges is a leading provider of pre-university academic courses and English language courses in the UK. We provide programmes including A-Level, IB, and University Foundation, as well as English Language Study, to a growing number of international students seeking to win places at UK universities. 

We operate a number of different educational brands: CATS Colleges in Cambridge, Canterbury, and London; CATS Academy in Boston; Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts (CSVPA), Stafford House English language schools and study holidays and Independent Secondary Schools (ISGs). We benefit from being part of a global team focused on teaching and learning. 

We are looking for a credit controller with some level of experience within sales support. You will need to a confident communicator and a team player with a flexible approach to your work.  If you also have experience within sales ledger this would be an advantage. 


The primary role is to oversee the collection of pupil and student fees within an agreed timeframe, thereby improving company cash flow and minimising the risk of bad debt. They will also be responsible for undertaking bank reconciliations. The role owner will be generally responsible for the collection of fees at the group level so will be working across the group, however, they will have a focus on the Independent School Group.   The role owner must be visible to the company and act as the main point of contact for credit control for their assigned business unit, however, they will be required to work flexibly across the group as and when required.  The role owner will also be responsible for processing student refunds and finance-related inquiries and will be expected to support both the head of credit control and finance manager in the execution of their duties. The role can be locally based in Cambridge. 


The Credit Controller role will be on a FTC for 6 months to start ASAP.


Once the application form is complete, please send it to using the reference CATS 1227

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