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Credit Controller

Manchester, Lancashire
£28,000 to £315,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Credit Controller (An initial 12-month contract) - This highly professional international Law Firm is looking for an experienced Credit Controller to work in its Manchester office. The Credit Controller will work as part of a credit control function, reporting to the Credit Control Manager. Key tasks include:

  • Prompt and effective collection of outstanding debt subject to monthly cash collection targets.
  • Supporting and assisting partners and lawyers in management of cash collections.
  • Proactive chasing of clients, by telephone, email and letter
  • Arranging and attending monthly credit control meetings with assigned partners, including review of AR lock-up and outstanding debt, agreeing chase actions and next steps in line with agreed AR monthly targets.
  • Proactively and promptly deal with and resolve client queries or questions as they arise.
  • Assisting with the administration of the credit control inbox, including answering queries, providing reports and information as relating to client requests.
  • Attending monthly Credit Control Team meeting to review prior month's AR performance
  • Proactively escalate issues or queries to Credit Control Manager and agree actions
  • Develop and enhance client relationships with key strategic clients to include monthly client calls in order to review debt and resolve queries.
  • Complete debt write-offs (when necessary) obtaining partner/management authorisation
  • Attend monthly practice area AR review meetings and deliver updates and feedback.
  • Liaising and assisting business support colleagues in relation to queries and various requests.

You will be an experienced Credit Controller who has worked in a Legal or Professional Services environment. Strong communication and IT skills are key as is the ability work well in a dynamic team environment. The position is an initially 12-month contract with a strong possibility of it going permanent.

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  • Job Reference: 706414931-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Advantage Resourcing
    Advantage Resourcing
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £315,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent