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Credit Controller

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Accounting

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paul Johnson

  • Contact email:

    pjohnson@premiergroupuk.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)20 7247 5747

  • Job ref:

    BH-82126

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    21 Jan 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2019-12-24

Credit Controller – London (Perm £40,000)

A great opportunity has arisen for a Credit Controller for a Law firm in Central London. This company is a well-established firm that has a unique specialism in the clients it represents. The company has seen tremendous growth over the years and looking for a Credit Controller that is dynamic and a team player. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to progress their career and add real value to an exciting organisation.

     Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that debts are paid in a timely manner
  • Meeting cash & debtor day targets set by the Firm
  • Chasing overdue invoices by telephone, email & letter within agreed timescales
  • Regular meetings with Partners to ensure all relevant debts are managed as necessary
  • Effective & timely escalation of problem accounts to the relevant Partner, and the Financial Controller.
  • Dealing with queries as a result of any of the above
  • Maintaining accurate records of all chasing activity
Knowledge and Experience:

  • Credit Control experience, preferably within a law firm
  • Ability to communicate at a senior level
  • Ability to manage & prioritise an extensive caseload, while also meeting other ad hoc objectives
  • Ability to recognise potential risks to the Firm that should be escalated
  • A working knowledge of Excel spreadsheets is required
  • A working knowledge of LawSoft (or similar) would be preferable