Credit Controller

Posted 04 May 2023
Salary £150 - £200 per day + hybrid working, potential to go permanent
LocationCity of London
Job type Temporary
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Contact NameSophie Dando

Job description

Our client, a leading global insurance firm headquartered in the heart of London, is seeking an experienced Credit Controller with a background in financial services to join its team on an interim basis with a high chance of going permanent. The role offers flexible hybrid working and the chance to work alongside seasoned professionals offering endless opportunities for career development and growth. This high-volume role will offer a daily variety and a fast-paced, exciting environment.

Credit Controller duties will include:

  • Creating and upholding payment procedures and policies that ensure timely payment from all clients.
  • Proactively managing the debtor books to ensure prompt payment and early identification of any billing issues or queries
  • Managing collections in line with weekly cash collection targets and supporting the Head of Finance with accurate weekly cash collections forecasting
  • Responding promptly to all client queries
  • Maintaining strong relationships with our clients
  • Collaborate with the Operational Finance team to maximise business effectiveness
  • Billing Support
  • Supporting and deputising for the Accounts payable/receivable teams when required
  • Ad hoc reports and analysis and wider team assistance when required

To be successful in this Credit Control role you will have:

  • At least 2 years experience working in the Financial Services industry - Insurance preferred
  • Must be a personable, team player with effective communication skills
  • A keen eye for detail and capable of multi-tasking and working to tight deadlines
  • Highly experienced in Credit Control
  • Proactive and self-motivated with excellent attention to detail
  • Experienced in Excel and Microsoft Office packages

This position has a high potential to go perm and offers an initial rate of up to £200 per day.