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Credit Controller

£25,000 , Permanent

Posted: 19 hours ago


This international law firm has over 20 global offices delivering a full range of legal services, especially those of a complex, high-profile and multi-jurisdictional nature. Their core sectors are aviation, insurance and reinsurance, international trade and energy and shipping.

Their Edinburgh Finance Department is looking to hire a Credit Controller to provide support across all practice groups.


  • Ensure invoice debts are collected in a timely manner.
  • Regular meetings with partners and clients to ensure all relevant debts are chased as necessary.
  • Follow up overdue invoices by telephone, email and letter within agreed timescales.
  • Maintain accurate notes on the credit control database.
  • Deal with queries from case handlers, clients and other members of the Finance Department. Daily communication with cashiers and billing assistants.
  • Establish working relationships with the partners in dealing with outstanding debts and negotiating for payment with clients.
  • Deal with ad hoc queries and provide schedules to clients, using the PMS and Excel.
  • Regular team meetings with the Senior Credit Controller to establish an approach for chasing outstanding debts in the forthcoming period.
  • Any other ad hoc duties as necessary to support the management of outstanding client debts in line with agreed targets.

Candidate Profile

  • You will have extensive Credit Control experience from a law firm.
  • Experience of Elite 3E software, or similar, will be a bonus. Good knowledge of Excel.

Important Notice

It is Career Legal's policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained. Please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you.

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Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom