Credit Controller

29 Mar 2018
19 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

6 Month Maternity cover, Professional Services Credit Controller. Birmingham City Centre. £25-30k.

Hays Credit Management is supporting a prestigious law firm in Birmingham City centre which is looking to recruit an experienced Credit Professional on a 6 month contract to cover maternity leave.

Your new role

  • Management of own ledger of accounts.
  • Chasing overdue debts by telephone, email and letter up to litigation.
  • Following up unpaid bills with Partners, and Lawyers.
  • Liaising with internal teams and Partners to minimise & quickly resolve queries.
  • Building strong relationships with Internal & External Clients.
  • Working in a team of Credit Controllers.
  • Responsible for the collection of debt within specific departments minimising exposure to bad debts through effective credit & risk management whilst maintain & building strong internal and external client relationships.
  • Generating monthly debtor reports for Partners and Lawyers and statements to clients.
  • Promote proactive contact with clients & fee earners in the pursuit of swift payment of bills.
  • Attend regular aged debt review meetings with Partners to discuss & resolve problem debts.
  • Attending monthly team meeting focusing on specific clients and provide up to date and specific feedback.
  • Dealing with allocation of cash receipts and queries.
  • Meeting deadlines and monthly cash targets.
  • Proactive in reducing DFO.
  • Sales ledger maintenance.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Gained experience from a Law Firm or other professional sector.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft suite.
  • GCSE/A level Mathematics and English Language

What you'll get in return

  • Competitive salary and annual leave

What you need to do now
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