JUNIOR CREDIT CONTROLLER

Recruiter
McCann Erickson
Location
Shirley
Posted
16 Feb 2018
Closes
31 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Junior Credit Controller to provide support into our fast paced Finance department. Taking responsibility for your own group of clients, you will work with the Credit Control Manager, the wider finance team and business, to ensure the efficient and effective recovery of client debt. In addition, you will provide support to the sales ledger and billing function as well as the wider finance team where required.

We're the Birmingham branch of the world’s largest advertising and communications network - McCann Worldgroup - which boasts over 200 offices in 130 countries worldwide. Experiencing significant growth, we require a proactive, driven individual who can hit the ground running and make a positive contribution to our ongoing success.

MAIN DUTIES

  • To ensure client debt is chased in line with credit control policies and client contractual agreements
  • To ensure new client account applications are reviewed and processed in accordance with company policies
  • Take ownership and responsibility for your own group of clients
  • Produce weekly credit exposure reports for circulation to the relevant client teams
  • To proactively drive resolution on sales invoice queries with clients and client teams
  • To ensure daily payments are posted to accounts in a timely manner and payments allocated accurately to client accounts
  • To support the sales ledger and billing function in the raising and processing of client invoices
  • Provide support to the wider finance team as and when required

KEY SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES

  • The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships within the finance office, the wider business and directly with clients

  • Highly numerate with a meticulous attention to detail

  • The ability to work under pressure, with large volumes of data whilst consistently meeting deadlines

  • Highly organised with excellent time management skills and an ability to prioritise workload

  • The ability to adapt and respond to meet changing agency needs and requirements

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel

McCann is a Gold Investor in People with training coming out of our ears and a track record of promoting from within; we even provide free chocolate and fruit plus a load of other nice stuff that just might make every day a little better. So if you’re looking to progress your career in a fast paced, integrated agency please submit your CV.