Working Capital Controller / Hybrid working / City of London / Permanent / Up to £38,000
Your new company
This company is recognised by clients and industry alike as being distinct for their positive culture, market-leading practice areas, the ability to provide solutions to complex business challenges and their pragmatic, yet personal approach. This business incorporates their people into the heart of their decision making process.
Your new role
Provide support to the legal divisions by chasing client debts for payment in accordance with payment terms.
Influence fee earners to achieve cash targets by conducting regular individual meetings to review debtor lists & cash pledge information.
Monitor comments following Partner meetings and ensure they are recorded on the system and agreed actions are carried out or followed up in a timely fashion.
Identify potential problem areas to Head of Working Capital.
Direct communication with clients on debtor balances.
Initiate new ideas to enhance the client relationship by way of direct contact with clients re provision of debtor information in accordance with client requirements.
Dealing with all incoming enquiries from clients such as providing copy invoices, resolving invoice queries, agreeing payment plans etc.
Be accountable for the management of debtor balances on matter files.
Generating, reviewing and reconciling client statements.
Liaising with billing, e-billing and cashiers to resolve client queries to ensure prompt payment.
What you'll need to succeed
Knowledge and experience of windows-based packages such as Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word.
Elite 3E experience is essential.
Good numeracy skills with excellent attention to detail.
Excellent organisational skills.
Previous experience in a finance function (ideally billing) and/or a legal environment.
Flexibility – able to work non-standard hours at short notice.
The ability to influence change in a department
The ability to implement updates and changes to the teams processes
What you'll get in return
Up to £38,000 salary
Experience leading a team
Exposure to process implementations and improvements
The ability to mould a department and build them up for success.
Flexible and hybrid working options are available.
What you need to do now
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Up to £38,000
Talk to a consultant
Talk to Daniel Lee, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London-City