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Credit Controller

York, Essex, United Kingdom, £30,000 - £35,000 , Contract

Posted: 11days ago


If you're an experienced Credit Controller looking to leave the hustle and bustle of the city but would still like to work for an international law firm, you could be interested in this opportunity! My client, a global law firm specialising in litigation and dispute resolution, are looking for a Credit Controller to join their finance team in Chelmsford.

Key responsibilities:

Provide a comprehensive credit control service - pursue debtors frequently and effectively by telephone, email and letter to secure payment within the firms agreed payment terms
Proactively engage fee earners and partners to improve collections and reduce debtor days - attend monthly meetings with fee earners and partners to agree collection plans
Review aged debt lists regularly to identify bills that can be chased - ensuring that any issues are identified and escalated promptly to the partner or finance management as appropriate
Ensure the credit control database is updated regularly and maintained with current activity summary
Working collaboratively with the other finance teams (cashiering, billing and database) to provide an excellent service to our partners and clients Key requirements:

Working knowledge of a Credit Control function and legal billing cycles
Knowledge of Solicitors Accounting Rules and VAT gained through experience
Good level of IT skills, including Word and Excel
Ideally a working knowledge of Elite 3e or similar financial systems

Job Details

York, Essex, United Kingdom
£30,000 - £35,000