Credit Controller - 5 month FTC

Location: City of London, London
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH228531_1549274157

An International Law Firm are in search of a Credit Controller to join their London office. Positioned in their Finance and Accounting team, the role has a key focus of maximising cash collection for certain departments and to reduce the debtor days. It is an amazing opportunity to be part of a well-established and hard-working team, that use innovative systems to achieve best practice.

Key responsibilities:

  • Daily responsibility of collection cash for a specific department and client.
  • Reduce the debtor days and working with the Revenue Manager.
  • Partake in consistent meetings with the Supervisor and Revenue Controller to discuss the situation of the current position of debts.
  • In line with the agreed cycle, credit control letters and statements to clients.
  • Maintain regular updates on ARCS with notes from client correspondence and Revenue Controllers meetings.
  • Assist resolving issues and queries with the Revenue Controller and practice groups 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.

Key Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent work attitude and ability to work on own initiative.
  • Able to work well within a team and autonomously.
  • Great understanding towards Client Service.
  • Able to be flexible and prepared to work additional hours at month, quarter and year end.
  • IT literate and confident using Word and Excel.

The firm are looking for someone with previous Credit Control experience within a professional service industry and has working knowledge of ARCS and Elite.

If this role is of interest to you, please apply today!