Credit Controller - Events / Media

Job Title: Credit Controller - Events / Media
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Reference: BBBH66480
Contact Name: Rebecca O'ferrall
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 19, 2018 13:18

Job Description

Our client, a global events company, are seeking a Credit Controller to join there team on a permanent basis!

You will be reporting into the Credit Manager and will be responsible for collecting debtor invoices efficiently whilst maintaining best customer service .

It will be your priority to maximise cash flow and minimise bad debt!

Your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Sole responsibility for the collection of portfolio of approximately 500 live accounts
  • Collecting outstanding invoices by telephone and email in various countries
  • Dispatching Dunning Letters in line with the collections diary
  • Dispatching Statements on a monthly basis
  • Taking credit card payments via online portal
  • Setting up Direct Debits and Negotiating Payment Plans
  • Running the unpaid deposits report on a weekly basis and reporting delinquency to line manager
  • Running the cancellation invoice report and escalating outstanding invoices to third party for collections
  • Ensuring accounts are placed 'on stop' in Salesforce
  • Reporting insurances to third party to establish if client policies are adequate for show
  • Creating invoice disputes on Sales Force and assigning to appropriate staff member in sales support
  • Taking invoices out of dispute when resolved and pressing for payment or matching credit notes
  • Assisting outsourced Sales Ledger function to ensure receipts are applied correctly
  • Attending events to perform collections duties as required
  • Maximising collections by achieving cash target
  • Minimising aged debt, bad debt and DSO
  • Performing other sundry tasks as requested by line manager

The ideal candidate will posses:

  • Minimum of 2 years credit control experience
  • Media industry experience
  • Salesforce experience (ideal)

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.