German speaking Credit Controller

  • Job Reference: 893699
  • Date Posted: 3 July 2018
  • Location: Uxbridge, London
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Sector: Accountancy, Admin, Secretarial & PA, Banking & Financial Services
  • Language(s): German
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email: jgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • Telephone: 02085037766

Job Description

COMPANY BACKGROUND
Our client is a intentional export company, working across most global sales markets.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
To work as part of their international finance and export team, they wish to recruit a German speaking Credit Controller. This fantastic job opportunity will include the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Chasing of overdue debt to all German speaking customers in accordance to company credit control guidelines and procedures
  • Ensure good record keeping satisfactory to audit and legal requirement.
  • Manage an effective process of credit assessment
  • Deal promptly with internal and external queries about payment
  • Ensure customers pay to agreed terms and negotiate repayment plans when necessary
  • Meet cash targets as set by Management
  • Maintain accurate records of chasing activity
  • Awareness of credit issues and knowledge of the customers and help in recovery of debts.
  • To provide an effective method of calculating credit worthiness
  • To improve work methods and ensure prompt and accurate invoicing

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Fluency in both German and English is essential
  • Previous credit control experience
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written); professional telephone manner
  • Good level of analytical ability to resolve issues
  • Highly customer focused; good customer service skills
  • Effective organisation and planning skills, able to plan and prioritise own workload to meet deadlines
  • Good team-working skills, able to maintain effective working relationships with colleagues in the team
  • Good attention to detail

To apply for this fantastic opportunity, please send your CV to us in full confidence immediately

Contact: Jonathan Grimes