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National Credit Controller - legal

Job Title: National Credit Controller - legal
Location: Sydney
Salary: Ownership of credit function end-to-end CBD based
Reference: 3147437
Contact Name: Phillip Pham
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Job Published: July 14, 2020 18:18

Job Description

  • Ownership of credit function end-to-end
  • CBD based offices, centrally located
  • Up to $90,000 p.a. package dependent on experience. Flexible working arrangements on offer
  • Previous experience in professional services (preferrably legal) ESSENTIAL
The Opportunity

Leading national law firm seeking Credit Controller to join it's local finance team in Sydney, as part of it's national finance function.

Reporting into the Head of Finance your core responsibility will be to build relationships with clients (internally and externally) with a view to collecting outstanding debt in accordance with the firm's policies and maintaining an effective debtors book.

You will take part in debt management, client management, assisting in the assessment of credit risk on new and existing clients, reconciliation of accounts, dispute resolution and be involved in monthly debtors reporting & analysis and management of WIP. Whilst you'll play a key role in systems & process improvement and AR-related projects.

About you

You'll be a customer-focused credit controller with previous experience working in the professional services sector. You are able to get results whilst also adopting a strategic approach to the collection of monies. Your relationship management skills will be second to none. 

Additionally, the successful candidate will be highly autonomous in nature as well as be competent in a team environment as the role will be standalone Credit Controller in Sydney however will be reporting into the corporate head office in Melbourne and work closely with the wider Sydney finance team.

If this sounds like you hit "apply" to submit your CV. Or, contact Phillip Pham on 9775 5922 for a confidential discussion.