Salary:

£22000 - 26000 / annum

Location:

Leeds

Date posted:

12th June 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

06020-328969133

Staffing area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

Our City Centre based client are currently looking for a Credit Controller to join their growing Leeds based finance team. This is a great role for someone looking to progress in a growing team.

  • Communicating with clients and third parties by letter and telephone to ensure prompt payment of bills, whilst always maintaining and strengthening existing relationships
  • Liaising with Partners/Associates regarding outstanding debt, providing assistance to them in order to resolve outstanding queries and in turn speed up the payment process
  • Being proactive to identify issues, suggest solutions and assist in implementing change
  • Working to monthly cash collection targets aimed at continually improving both the debtor day and 90 day debt profiles of the firm
  • Keeping accurate and up to date records of all debt chasing, using experience and judgement to ensure that items are followed up and escalated at the appropriate points in time
  • Keeping the team leader up to date with any potential issues with a client's ability to settle our bills
  • Liaise with Divisional Finance Managers regarding debts for their divisions
  • Responsibility for administering specific client billing / collection processes
  • Keeping abreast of changing requirements in the credit profession/legislation

The successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing, and a customer service philosophy
  • The ability to work well in a team-based organisation
  • The ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast paced environment
  • Strong IT literacy
  • The ability to handle complex administrative arrangements connected with bill collection

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice

Requirements
Credit Control, Accounts Receivable


Leeds

Ground Floor, Sterling House
The Bourse,
Leeds
LS1 5EQ
gb
0113 242 8978
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