Fluent German Credit Control Finance Assistant

26000.00 - 26000.00 GBP Annual + GBP26000/annum Up to GBP26,000 pa
31 Jan 2017
21 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Fluent German Credit Control Finance Assistant
Credit Controller, credit coordinator, German, analysis, control, data, finance, debt, risk, credit, debit, compliance, receivables, payments, accounting, accountancy, accounts
Salary: Up to GBP26,000 pa - depending on experience
Location: South West London (Chessington) - based at Chessington South rail station - direct fast trains from Clapham junction, Waterloo, Wimbledon, etc.
At commuting distance from Chessington, London, Sutton, Claygate, Esher, Surbiton, Ewell, Croydon, Weybridge, Kingston-Upon-Thames, Leatherhead, Surrey, Chessington
Commutable from Clapham Junction, Waterloo Station
Ref: 107CG1

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The company:
Our client is a leading international business in the leisure industry, selling a broad range of cutting-edge products.

Main duties:
To manage and develop the customer contact regarding Account credit and payment status, ensuring compliance with company credit policy.

The role:
- To control risk of bad debt
- To ensure the company maintains a strict credit policy
- To be working along the Central European team and reporting directly to the Credit Risk Manager
- To support Accounts receivable with reconciliation of credit and debit items
- To report weekly to the Management and the Outside Sales department
- To contact directly the customers regarding the payments, invoicing, credit and debit related actions.
- To deal with credit issues.
- To liaise with the Inside/Outside Sales & Risk Management departments and with the Credit Risk Analyst/Credit Manager.
- To develop customer relationship
- To review reports on a daily basis
- To control and manage the UK Key accounts ledger
- To chase all outstanding debts and take appropriate action

The candidate:
- Fluent in English and German (written and spoken)
- Previous relevant experience in Credit Control or a similar environment
- Excellent telephone manners
- Strong analytical and numerical skills and attention to detail
- Strong problem-solving skills and able to prioritize tasks.
- Able to work and as part of a team
- Able to work well under pressure and meet strict deadlines
- Good IT skills (Word, Excel, SAP Preferred)

Salary: Up to GBP26,000 pa - depending on experience

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