Working Capital Controller

Location: City of London, London
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
REF: HQ00074177_1499954015

A UK top-100 commercial law firm, with multi-national offices and looking to on-board a Working Capital Controller to join them on a 9 month fixed-term contract. The role will be working out of their offices based in the heart of Central London and is a fantastic chance to gain some excellent exposure and develop your skills, working closely alongside all members of the finance departments and reporting in to the Finance Operations Manager.

The main responsibilities are:
*Assisting with raising pro-forma, engrossing and all other billing related processing
*Liaising with Business Divisional Manager, Partners and Associates to maximise billing for each division
*Setting up monthly billing routines, as required
*Dealing with ledger queries and credit note requests, as appropriate
*Following up on billing promises
*Arranging for pro-formas to be raised and/or diarised
*Chasing outstanding pro-formas on a weekly basis
*Processing all WIP write-offs and transfers

The candidate must also have:
*Excellent organisational skills, ensuring work is delivered in a timely manner and deadlines are met
*Strong communication skills when dealing with all levels of hierarchy in the business
*Readiness to challenge fee earners if billing is not happening in a timely manner
*An ability to manage own workload, independently, whilst as part of an effective team
*Willingness to work additional hours when required e.g. meeting month end
*Previous Billing experience within a Law firm and use of Elite would be preferential
If you are interested in the role then please do get in touch