Senior Credit Controller, Advertising, Central London, 24k

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Job Description:

Our client, a large Advertising Business based in Central London, is seeking an experienced Senior Credit Controller to join their team on a temporary basis.

Responsibilities:

* Conduct review of business circumstances around credit control function & advise on ideal future solution in terms of personnel, systems, processes and tasks.
* Devise and implement action plan to transition towards identified credit control solution.
* Work with sales and operations staff to improve quality of information capture used for billing.
* Manage and forge relationships with key people at media agency customers to improve monthly outcomes around billing and collections.
* Review current status of debtor book, isolate problem areas, plan appropriate remedial actions and carry out actions plans.
* Deliver consistent monthly reporting of key debtor information to key personnel in the business.
* Review and redesign process for accurate forecasting of future receipts.
* Review credit worthiness of habitual bad payers & make recommendations on future credit terms or if we should cease to do business.
* Work with AR manager to deliver day to day credit control tasks (e.g statement generation, cash allocation etc).
* Monthly AR reconciliations.

Preferred Skills:

Requirements:

* Media background with good knowledge and experience of the industry
* Minimum five years' experience in a similar role.
* Experience of shaping & organising the day to day activities of a credit control function.
* Experience of using Microsoft Navision an advantage
* Good Excel skills (comfortable with extracting information from finance systems and reformatting/manipulating in Excel, as well as Vlookups, Sum ifs etc).
* Experience of liaising with internal stakeholders and external customers.
* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
* Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure.
* Self-motivated, happy to use their own initiative.

 

If you feel you have the skills and experience to perform this role and are available immediately, please send your CV today.

info@hallidaymarx.com

Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted