Credit Controller

Recruiter
Accountancy Action Limited
Location
London (East)
Posted
12 Jul 2018
Closes
15 Jul 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A well established Insurance business in London City, is looking for an experienced Credit Controller to join their accounts team on a fixed term contract basis to cover an extended period of leave.

The company has the leading reputation as a specialist insurer and their credit control team has a very sociable and friendly environment.

Role Responsibilities:

As a Credit Controller the role will have responsibility for a personal ledger of clients who will need receivables management from start to finish including cash allocation and customer account reconciliation.Duties will included but will not be limited to the following:

    Chase outstanding debt/premiums in line with existing credit control procedures.Investigate and resolve unreconciled cash with underwriters and brokers.Allocates payments/receipts to correct customer accounts Provide assistance in the finance department when requiredManage and resolves any queries both externally and internallyMaintain and keep all records up to date
Experience/Knowledge

Owing to the technical nature of this role, successful applicants will have experience of credit control within Financial/Legal Services and ideally, Insurance.The successful applicant will be a quick learner, hard working and be able to work as part of a team.Other criteria will include:

    A minimum of 2 years experience in Credit Control, ideally within the insurance industryGood working knowledge of MS Word and Excel (V looks ups, pivot tables)Ability to work independently and deliver under pressure and tight deadlinesMust have a professional telephone manner and have good negotiation skillsAble to develop good working relationships with internal and external stakeholdersExperience of electronic filing and contact management systemsAdvantageous to have had experience using Sun accounting system Able to commute into City / East London
Due to the urgency of this position candidates will need to be available on 1 weeks notice or sooner in order to leave enough time for a handover.


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