My client, a global leader in professional services, is seeking a Credit Controller to join their internal Finance team on a 12 month contract. The successful candidate will be reporting to the Credit Control Manager and will have full responsibility and accountability for their own business unit with over 1,000 accounts of various values. The role reports and interacts very closely with Partners and Managers.

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  • 12 month contract
  • Professional services firm based in Dublin
  • Salary – Approximately €35,000

The Role:  

  • Working with Partners and Managers to develop a billing and collection strategy on their key accounts which reduces the working capital lock-up on that account and accelerates cash flow
  • Building strong relationships both internally with Partners and Managers and externally with the Firm’s clients
  • Prompting and monitoring monthly billing to ensure pattern is consistent with annual plan
  • Strategic Management of debtor accounts to ensure a reduced ledger which will minimise DSO and bad debt exposure (targeting the largest and oldest debt first to minimise exposure to bad debts)
  • Calling clients on a daily basis to agree payment plans in respect of monies outstanding to the firm maximising cash collections and exceeding monthly targets
  • Cash forecasting and awareness of achievement versus targets
  • Providing management reports on DSO, A/R ageing analysis to management
  • Liaise with Firm solicitors in relation to clients where legal proceedings have been instigated against clients

 About You: 

  • 2 – 4 years experience in credit control collection, with proven successful track record
  • Big 4/Top 10 experience desirable 
  • Relationship management
  • Outstanding communication (both spoken and written) and people skills
  • Persistent
  • Resilient
  • Team player
  • Professional
  • Organised
  • Self-directed
  • Assertive
  • Collaborative 

The Rewards:

  • Salary – Approximately €35,000
  • Compressed working week in the summer months
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee recognition awards
  • Tax efficient travel pass
  • Corporate discounts
  • Pension is optional 
  • Group discount with VHI, LAYA Healthcare and Aviva Healthcare
  • Professional subscriptions paid
  • Social Events

I can guarantee confidentiality for those who wish to find out more about the role with no obligation to send CV. Hunter Savage are a leading niche accountancy recruitment firm based in Dublin. All of our consultants are experts within their fields and as such ensure that we provide a unique insight into recruitment market. All our candidate dealings are highly confidential and we ensure that we provide a personalised consultative service to each candidate.

If you are interested in applying for this role please contact Lisa Foley for a confidential discussion on 085 866 1933.