Legal Revenue Controller

Posted 03 May 2023
Salary £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + + Bonus
LocationCity of London
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Contact NameSamuel Everton

Job description

An industry leader in the Legal Sector, this company has an international presence. Offering career development, mentoring and top shelf training programs. This is an amazing role for an ambitious person who leads by example and strives to excel in a high-profile division. This business operates a hybrid working model.


To contribute to the effectiveness of the Billing and Collection team by providing a comprehensive and efficient service to the partners and external clients


  • Preparing prebills, bills, credit notes and, when required, detailed billing reports for a defined group of Partners and/or clients
  • Dealing with time and disbursement write-offs, as well as edits to time and transfers
  • Review time entries to ensure proper coding, billing rates, compliance with client guidelines and missing time
  • Ensure VAT compliance and all other statutory / legislative requirements for client billing
  • Handle billing enquiries, client accruals, account analysis and ad hoc reporting
  • Pursue debtors frequently and effectively by telephone, email and letter to secure payment with agreed payment terms
  • Proactively engage fee earners and Partners to improve collections and reduce debt
  • Attend meetings with fee earners and Partners to agree collection plans
  • Review aged debt lists regularly to identify bills that can be chased - ensuring any issues are identified and escalated promptly to the Partner or Finance management as appropriate
  • Ensure the credit control database is updated regularly and maintained with current activity summary

Skills, experience & qualifications:

  • Previous legal knowledge/law firm background is preferable
  • Working knowledge of a Credit Control function and legal
  • billing cycles
  • Experienced in billing in multi currencies internationally


  • Private Health Care
  • Private Dental Care
  • Interest Free Season Ticket Loan
  • Group Personal Pension Plan