Credit Manager

Recruiter
Capita
Location
West Lutton, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
28 Sep 2019
Ref
1261864642
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job overviewVacancy ID:61487 Work locationUK - England - Yorkshire Office location:Bradford Position category:Finance & Accountancy Shift:Full Time Day Work pattern:Business unit:Horizontal (Cross Industry) Products Employment type:Permanent, Full Time Education required:Not specified Vacancy closing date:Oct 42019 Vacancy descriptionCredit Manager - Eclipse Legal Systems part of Capita plcSoftware - Horizontal Products and ServicesOverview of the businessCapita Software Horizontal Products and Services (HPS) is a £100m turnover business within Capita's Software division. HPS has a vacancy for a Credit Manager in its Eclipse Legal Systems business. Eclipse provides a software product "Proclaim" which integrates file management, document management, workflow, reporting, legal accounting, time recording, task and diary functions into one desktop tool. The system has grown organically to become the most flexible and complete solution available. Proclaim is Endorsed by the Law Society of England and Wales. The market-leading solution - over 25,000 professionals use Proclaim each day, in businesses ranging from 1 to 1,000 users with market share in the legal sector of 8%, ranking Eclipse top in a competitively fragmented market. Proven background and capability - Eclipse was established in 1987 and is one of the legal software sector's longest established vendors. Two organisations choose to purchase Proclaim each and every week.The RoleReporting into the Finance Manager, the Credit Manager will be responsible for overseeing oversees all debts working in conjunction with our shared service credit control teams. The role will require close interaction with the Operations Teams to help resolve customer queries and ensure that debt is collected when due.This role requires building and maintaining strong relationships with clients to ensure the smooth running of accounts. The day-to-day duties of the role are varied and include managing the debts of creditors, ensuring payments are made and accurately allocated to client accounts, reconciling client account statements and resolving account queries and supporting debt recovery.The Credit Manager will also be involved in evaluating new credit requests, including checking credit ratings, deciding whether to allow credit to a debtor and advising on credit limits. The Credit Controller will be a key figure in supporting the financial function of a business.Key responsibilities:•Taking a proactive role in managing and collecting debts of company debtors•Evaluating new credit requests and reviewing customers' credit rankings with banks•Ensuring timely payment of debts•Following up payments as needed•Agreeing re-payment plans•Responding to relevant client enquiries•Reconciliation of client accounts•Checking posting of receipts to accounting systems•Preparation of statements, client status reports and all relevant information as required•Managing sales ledger•Providing administrative support to the teamThe Ideal Candidate:•Outstanding attention to detail with an ability to reconcile complex accounts•Accurate, efficient and organised with the ability to prioritise tasks as needed•Knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office and SAP (desired)•Ability to maintain strong relationships with external clients and internal colleagues•Professional, confident and diplomatic when liaising with others•Possible qualification of CICMOUR VALUESCapita's values are at the heart of our business. We believe that our colleagues should be Open, Ingenious, Collaborative and Effective; honest, straight-talking people who are highly intelligent and creative, who work brilliantly as part of a team or leading a team, and who never accept mediocrity. We're looking for people that personify Capita's values, who get involved in different things, deliver what they promise, take responsibility, embrace diversity, and respect their colleagues. In return we can offer you a comptetive salary and benefits package to match combined with excellent caree progression

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