Credit and Collections Specialist Fluent German

United Kingdom
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Credit and Collections Specialist – Fluent German
Fixed term contract until 31st December 2017

Who You Are:
You’re someone who would enjoy working in a fast paced multi-lingual & multi-cultural team at the very heart of Getty Images finance department. You are a credit and collections professional with strong communication skills and will thrive in a target driven team and company.

You have strong attention to detail, are approachable and are customer service orientated. You enjoy communicating with internal and external customers, finding out as much information as possible and making sound credit decisions.

In this role you will report to the Credit and Collections Manager and work within a close knit and supportive team.

Your Next Challenge:

·Communicate with customers in a professional and tactful manner for the purposes of solving all past due payment problems with expedience

·Performs various routine duties, such as running weekly aging reports

·Communicates with internal customers and partners within and outside the finance department to provide status updates and requests for information

·Makes decisions affecting credit status of customers

What You’ll Need:

·Fluent German is essential

·Solid credit collections experience within a commercial environment

·Customer service-oriented, while at the same time, able to meet the goals of the department

·Knowledge of commercial credit and prior experience making credit decisions

·Excellent verbal and written communication skills

·Strong negotiation skills and the ability to influence

·Strong attention to detail

·Proficient working with a PC and Microsoft Office

·Experience with GetPaid and Oracle is a bonus

Who We Are:

Getty Images is the most trusted and esteemed source of visual content in the world, with over 200 million assets available through its industry-leading sites and The Getty Images website serves creative, business and media customers in almost 200 countries and is the first place people turn to discover, purchase and share powerful content from the world's best photographers and videographers. Getty Images works with over 200,000 contributors and hundreds of image partners to provide comprehensive coverage of more than 130,000 news, sport and entertainment events, impactful creative imagery to communicate any commercial concept and the world's deepest digital archive of historic photography.

Visit Getty Images at to learn more about how the company is advancing the unique role of still and moving imagery in communication and business, and enabling creative ideas to come to life. For company news and announcements, visit our Press Room, and for the stories and inspiration behind our content, visit Stories & Trends. Find Getty Images on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Tumblr, or download the Getty Images app where you can explore, save and share the world's best imagery.

Getty Images is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace.

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