German Speaking Credit Controller

Coventry Permanent £26,000 - £29,000
  • Permanent stable employment
  • Superb working environment within a fast growing organisation

About Our Client

My client, a leading Media sector business based in Coventry have operations across the world and are growing rapidly. Offering a varied and challenging yet rewarding opportunity this is a superb role for someone with fluent German language to take on a finance role and develop within this fast paced organisatioin,

Job Description

The German Speaking Credit Controller role in Coventry (hybrid working) will involve;

  • Responsibility for all debt collection, by telephone and email, on allocated shows, to ensure all is collected before the show and in line with monthly targets.
  • Circulate weekly debtors reports to accurately communicate debt collection status to the exhibition teams and Credit Control Supervisor
  • Hold regular update meetings with Sales and Supervisors to agree actions and deal with queries or issues.
  • Proactively identify bad payers and propose action to ensure they pay before the event.
  • Assistance in posting and allocating customer receipts to accounts
  • Liaise with the respective departments within the business to resolve disputed invoices and secure payment
  • Provide advice and solutions on billing queries to customers and to the business
  • Complete all relevant AR & Billing administration on shows under your control including management of actions required on all supporting systems to enable accurate reporting and billing to customers
  • Respond promptly and completely to both client and internal enquiries
  • Provide ad-hoc reporting as required
  • Control of insurance process against own show/s
  • Raise refund requests in accordance with processes
  • Manage show amendments administration to enable accurate billing and corrections
  • Other duties as delegated from the manager and supervisor in the team
  • Support administration on additional processes managed within the team including but not exclusive to insurance cover and legal action
  • Attending events and shows where required and as allocated under your debt control

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in this German Speaking Credit Controller role the ideal candidate will be IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE have fluent german language skills (written and speaking) and have an interest in a role working within Finance. No prior experience of finance or credit control is necessary (although would be beneficial) as full training will be provided but you must have a confident manner in dealing with customers over the phone and have strong IT skills (including Excel)

What's on Offer

Highly competitive salary, free parking, scope for career progression and development,

David Oughtred
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Phone number
+44 1162 821575

Job summary

Sub Sector
Credit Control
Media & Agency
Contract type
Consultant name
David Oughtred
Consultant phone
+44 1162 821575
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