Credit Controller

Tuesday 13 Feb 2024

Ref: 1010

Totum Partners is delighted to be working with a Legal Services firm currently recruiting for a Credit Controller to join the Finance Operations Team. 


The ideal Credit Controller will be responsible for the following:


  • Establish strong working relationships with all Matter Supervisors and Billing Executives
  • Hold regular monthly review meetings to ensure that focus is maintained on timely billing and debt collection
  • Operate the Firm’s credit control system, phone and chase clients, send bill reminder
  • Advise fee earners on progress in chasing outstanding debts
  • Distribute a summary of overdue debts to the Revenue Control Manager
  • Responsible for dealing efficiently and effectively with queries as they arise
  • Will be required to assist the billing team at peak billing times
  • May be required to assist the European Financial Controller with ad-hoc tasks


The ideal Credit Controller will have:

  • Experience working in a legal or professional services environment
  • Good communicator with high levels of interpersonal skills
  • A good telephone manner when talking to clients, both internally and externally
  • Organised and accurate with good attention to detail
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure when working in a fast-paced environment


Equal Opportunities

As a responsible business, it is important that we represent the diversity of our people, our clients and our communities. We believe that the firms that thrive are those with the most diverse team; that's why we work so hard to source the best talent from the broadest pool possible. As an equal opportunities employer we strive to accommodate anyone who may have specific needs. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made during the selection process, please talk to a member of the recruitment team so that any required adjustments can be made in advance.