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Credit Controller

  • Location

    London, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Alison Banks

  • Job ref:

    553

  • Consultant:

    Alison Banks

Credit Controller £30k - £40k dep on experience, London (City)

Are you a credit controller with legal experience looking for your next career move in the legal sector?

An incredible opportunity has arisen to work for a reputable Business law firm in the City who offer a very different career lifestyle to that of many of their larger competitors. The quality of their work is extremely high and the standard of their lawyers and support staff is equal to that of any major City firm. 

The Role

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the role will involve the following:

  • Develop the firm’s credit control procedures and implement enhancements where appropriate
  • Create and implement procedures for accelerating the billing of WIP
  • Revise and implement procedures for accelerating cash collection
  • Managing the outstanding client balances falling due
  • Communicate with clients, partners or staff to manage and improve cash collection
  • Manage all aspects of Billing and Credit Control reporting including creating reports where necessary
  • Manage escalation procedure for addressing old WIP and debt

What they are looking for

  • Experience of Credit Control within a law firm and able to demonstrate achievements in all of the above tasks
  • Strong academic background
  • High level of IT literacy
  • Hardworking and diligent with a high attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work independently

What they can offer

  • A generous salary and bonus scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus an additional day for the Christmas holidays
  • Private medical insurance, yearly vaccinations and life assurance
  • Season ticket loan

If you are interested in this role, our client is looking to move quickly, so please send across your CV to Alison Banks via email at Alison@LRlegal.co.uk or if you’d like more information about this opportunity or others we have, call Alison for a chat on 0208 464 2506 or 07979 952 201