Credit Controller - 13 month FTC

Location: London, England
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
REF: BBBH222874_1529317952

The Role Credit Controller - 13 month FTC Maternity Cover

The Firm: International law firm, large real estate team, based in London, City.
The Role: Sitting on the floor with the real estate team with Revenue Controllers for that department, focusing on cash collections working closely with the revenue team, partners and clients directly.

Key Responsibilities:

- Day to day responsibility for cash collection for a designated department and or client(s)

- Working with the Revenue Manager to reduce debtor days

- Regular meetings with the Revenue Controller & Supervisor to discuss the current position of debts

- Credit control letters and statements to clients in line with agreed cycle

- To update ARCS with notes from client correspondence and Revenue Controller meetings

- Liaise with the Revenue Controller and practice groups to resolve issues/queries preventing settlement of debt

- Liaise with cashiers on allocation of unapplied or unidentified monies as required

- Produce regular reports on debt to identify issues for escalation

Skills Required:
Previous experience of Credit Controller is essential, ideally within a law firm, however wider professional services might be considered. You will be working in their busiest department, Real Estate, so they are looking for someone pro-active, ambitious and hardworking who is going to use their own initiative to build relationships internally and extremely. A strong and confident communication style will be needed.