Blick Rothenberg

Credit Controller

The continuing growth of Blick Rothenberg has resulted in the need for an additional credit controller.

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Job title: Credit Controller

Department: Practice Management Department

Reporting to: Head of Finance

Location: 16 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London

Overall purpose of role


The finance department of Blick Rothenberg is recruiting an additional credit controller, this position will assume the responsibilities of an outgoing member of staff and is also vital for the potential growth of the firm anticipated in the next couple of years, including via acquisition. Reporting to the Head of Finance and working in conjunction with the existing Credit Controller, this role will focus on cash collection but with the scope to assist in rolling out paperless billing and new dunning process. Additionally, this role will have responsibility for monitoring WIP balances, to ensure these are invoiced promptly.

 


Main duties:

 

  • Cash collection (principally telephone based)
  • Resolution of client queries
  • Statements and reminder letters
  • Ensuring timely billing by monitoring Partners’ WIP balances
  • Roll out of paperless billing and statements
  • Rolling out of new dunning process
  • Liaising with lawyers on legal action



Person Specification

The successful candidate will most likely have experience of credit control in a professional services organisation. Skills will include:

 

  • A professional demeanour
    • Able to adapt approach depending on the nature of the client. There will be exposure to senior individuals in corporate clients (Chief Executives, FDs) and High Net Worth private clients but also purchase ledger departments in large corporates
  • Internally, the role will involve regular contact with Partners, helping them to monitor their WIP balances and ensure invoices are sent in a timely and accurate fashion
  • Organised and proactive
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Able to communicate effectively with partners in the firm
  • Effective time management through prioritisation of activity
  • Experience of leveraging IT systems to achieve efficiencies

If you wish to apply (or require any further information) for any of the positions - applications can be submitted by emailing your CV (with covering letter) to: careers@blickrothenberg.com