Role details

Credit Controller

Crawley   •   £17,000 - £25,000   •  Permanent

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  • Credit Controller - 4 jobs
  • Based in Crawley

About Our Client

My client is a well known business in the Crawley area looking for a credit controller.

Job Description

Credit Controller;

  • Chasing all allocated overdue debts by telephone, letter, and monthly statements to clients which will also involve regular liaison with Partners, Fee Earners and Secretaries.
  • Maintain a portfolio of aged debtors to ensure timely collection and effective management of matters; collecting aged debts as quickly and efficiently as possible as outlined in the Credit Control Policy.
  • Prompt logging of all queries generated and dealing with follow up action as required.
  • Creation and maintenance of various spreadsheets for distribution to Partners/Fee Earners and Clients.
  • Dealing with daily correspondence received by Credit Control.
  • Attend regular Aged Debt reviews with Partners/Fee Earners including updating systems with relevant commentaries to ensure records are kept up to date and actions are followed up.
  • Ad-hoc duties to support team as and when required

The Successful Applicant

  • Polite and friendly manner in both verbal and written communication
  • Proven ability to manage good client relationships and must also be able to negotiate repayment terms within company guidelines
  • Flexible and team spirited attitude
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure and to work to deadlines
  • Ability to manage own time effectively

  • Strong Credit Control background preferably gained within a law firm or other professional practice

  • ICM preferred but not essential

What's on Offer

Hours of Work

  • 9am to 5pm (with one hour unpaid for lunch), Monday to Friday.
  • Role is based at our Gatwick office but will involve some travel to the firm's other offices in order to engage with our people.
  • Market rate and dependent on experience.
  • Contributory pension scheme25 days' holiday (in addition to bank holidays) with an additional two days per year after five years service followed by an additional three days after ten years.
  • Critical illness cover
  • Westfield Healthcare
  • 4 x salary Life Assurance (Death in Service Benefit)

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