Credit Controller

Recruiter
Adele Carr Financial Recruitment
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£20,000 - £24,999
Posted
18 Jun 2019
Closes
20 Jun 2019
Ref
1181376708
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A prestigious law firm in Liverpool City Centre are looking for an experienced Credit Controller to join their team. Working closely with the wider Finance Department, internal teams within the firms core divisions. My client are multi-award winners with offices all over the world, this is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic individual.

The role will include:
* Managing and maintaining your own portfolio of debt
* Working towards agreed collection targets
* Utilising automated debt chasing
* Providing excellent customer service to internal and external clients
* Arrange and facilitate regular meetings with Partners and Fee earners
* Visit other UK based offices, building and maintaining strong relationships internally
* Identify areas for improvement and implement changes where necessary
* Making decisions on whether legal action is cost effective

About you:
* Demonstrated experience in Credit Control
* Excellent understanding of the Credit Control function
* Good working knowledge of legal action for collections
* Ability to manage own portfolio
* Analytical and problem solving skills
* Good negotiation skills
* Strong character and ability to deal with people at all levels assertively
* Calm and professional manner
* IT proficient, strong Excel skills
* Excellent organisation skills and attention to detail
* Ability to work well under pressure, respond to changing priorities
* Working to strict deadlines
* Excellent communication skills
* Proactive approach, using own initiative

Desirable attributes - not essential:
* ARCS (Accounts Receivable Collections System)
* Advanced Excel skills
* Experience dealing with multi-currency & international customers
* Legal experience

Benefits
* 25 days holiday
* Birthday privilege day
* Christmas shut-down
* Holiday buy and sell scheme
* Charity volunteer days
* Agile/flexible working
* Private medical insurance
* Permanent health insurance
* Health cash plan
* Maternity, paternity, adoption, shared parental leave, special leave
* Life assurance
* Annual travel season ticket loan
* Discounted parking
* Corporate gym rates
* Dress for your day
* Breakout area

Hours:
* Monday-Friday, 35 hours per week, 9am-5pm

For further information on this or any of our vacancies, please call the Liverpool office today / for a confidential discussion or alternatively forward your CV and cover letter.

Due to the high level of interest we receive for each of our roles we cannot guarantee a response to each individual application. Therefore, if you do not hear back from one of our consultants you have unfortunately not been short-listed for this role.

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