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German Speaking Credit Controller

Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, £25,000 , Permanent

Posted: 12days ago


German Speaking Credit Controller

£25K + Benefits


Permanent Full-time

Kerr operating as an employment business is working on behalf of our client, a market leader within the printing and graphic communication industry. Our client is looking for a German Speaking Credit Controller to manage all aspects of the AR asset sitting on the balance sheet.

Working Hours: Monday to Friday - 8am to 4pm

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Resolving disputes and deductions
Collecting past due accounts
Negotiating re-payment plans and potentially the management of legal and special collections
Taking payments via SEPA/Direct Debit and Credit Card
Arranging refunds to customer accounts
Evaluation of credit worthiness of new accounts and the annual review of credit limits
Resolving order release issues
Providing advice and educating Business Operations to highlight the effect of issues such as payment terms
communicating relevant information to customers
Working closely with collection activity to achieve target requirements
Supporting sales and services to evaluate new business opportunities
Ensuring compliance with policies, procedures and SOX controls,
Maintaining customer master data
Monthly reporting and forecasting of past dues

Ideal Candidate Would Have

Fully fluent in English and German
Any additional languages would be a plus
Previous experience with SAP, MS Office and Lotus notes tools
Ability to communicate with country/ remote teams
Excellent collaborative skills
Strong negotiation skills
Ability to explain financial matters clearly
Familiarity with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements
Good analytical skills & numeracy
Attention to detail is essential with sensitive commercial and financial data
Knowledge of SAP
An ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines when required

Closing Date: 25th April 2021

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Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom