Salary:

£20,000.00 - £23,000.00 / annum

Location:

Letchworth Garden City

Date posted:

19th September 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

06650-0011175000

Staffing area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

Credit Control Clerk - Letchworth

Robert Half Cambridge are currently working with a market leader, rapidly expanding company who are recruiting for a Credit Control Clerk to join their finance team based in Letchworth.

Overview of role

Day to day duties of The Credit Control Clerk will include but not be limited to:

The ideal candidate Profile:

  • To work with the Credit Control team to endeavour that cash collection targets are met and that the group cash flow forecasts are updated weekly
  • Review clients with high risk credit ratings and refer them the relevant Partner and Head of Credit Control to take appropriate action
  • Management of client contact, including preparation of letters and the monthly statement run for clients.
  • Chasing clients for payment of outstanding fees via telephone, statements, letters and email
  • Completion of monthly ledger reviews with relevant Managers and Head of Credit Control
  • Identify and communicate debts which may be difficult to recover and any potential bad debt provision requirements to the Head of Credit Control
  • Negotiation of payment plans
  • Reports preparation including monthly lock up reports, queries and accounts on stop
  • Assisting the Head of Credit Control in the provision of the credit control service to clients
  • Approval of credit notes and invoices as drafted by the sales ledger team
  • Provide assistance in legal debt collection matters
  • To work with the Head of Credit Control to review and improve the Credit Control processes as and when necessary
  • To assist with the management of the direct debit system and our fee funding facility
  • To take and process credit card payments

The ideal candidate Profile:

  • Excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Conscientious with great attention to detail
  • Strong time management/organisational skills
  • Professional and approachable demeanour
  • Has an understanding of accounts and previous credit control experience
  • Good IT skills
  • Uses initiative and self-motivated
  • Assertive without being confrontational
  • Flexible and able to adapt to changing circumstances
  • Reliable team player

Salary & Benefits

Role of Credit Control Clerk is paying up to 23k plus excellent benefits

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.

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. Where rates of pay or salary ranges are detailed these are dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training. If you wish to apply for this position please read our Privacy Notice which details how we may use, process, store and disclose your Personal Information: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice.



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