Credit Controller

Location: Chelmsford
Contract Type: Full-time
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH253921_1642085054


Ambition is working with a top global law firm in their search for an experienced Credit Controller, to join their busy Credit Control Team. This is an excellent opportunity to join a renowned firm with a strong international presence.
The key responsibilities for this role will include;

  • Pursuing debtors by telephone, email and letter
  • Reduce debtor days by timely collections and effective debt management
  • Monthly meetings with fee earners and partners to agree collection plans
  • Identify bills that can be chased by reviewing aged debt lists regularly
  • Ensuring the credit control database is updated regularly and maintained with current activity summary
  • Working with the other finance teams (cashiering, billing and database) to deliver the best possible service to both customers and clients


Successful candidates will possess the following;

  • Extensive experience in the full credit control cycle
  • Knowledge of and experience with Solicitors Accounting Rules and VAT
  • IT literate, including Word and Excel
  • Previous legal sector experience would be advantageous
  • Working knowledge of Elite 3e or similar financial systems would be advantageous

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