ITALIAN CREDIT CONTROLLER WALTON-ON-THAMES (HYBRID) £28K + excellent company benefits + fantastic bonus scheme
About the role Our local client is looking for an Italian speaking Credit Controller to join their friendly accounts team. The successful candidate will be fluent in Italian. The Credit Controller is responsible for maximizing international cash flow in addition to proactively minimizing and managing risks to limit credit exposure.
Responsible for sales ledger and cash collection Maximise the cash flow by setting internal mechanism to facilitate cash collection. Handle accounts and proactively negotiate to bring payment in to line Anticipate and minimise risk development and credit risk exposure. Categorise international customers by investment level risk protecting the company from high credit exposure. To protect the overall quality of debt assets. Manage internal query management system Obtain sufficient information to perform credit check to set credit limits; Monitor and review customers payment and business level performance to minimise risk and maximise efficiency Maintain accurate and up-to-date customer information to minimise risk exposure and improve internal communication Process refunds and commission. Identify possible high risk customers and act accordingly to reduce risk, including legal action; Liaise with lawyers for all legal matters relating to legal actions against international customers; Raise interest invoices when needed Produce, analyse and monitor international DSO Cash posting and Unapplied Cash allocation on accounts when required Candidate requirements
GCSE English and Maths (or equivalent) Good level of fluency in Italian Extensive experience of sales ledger / bookkeeping Basic accountancy knowledge Experience of dealing effectively with high volume accounts Intermediate/Advanced Excel/word Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and ability to build effective working relationships with internal and external customers Numerate and good analytical skills Proven ability for attention to detail and accuracy
Please note if you have not been contacted by Plum Personnel within seven days then unfortunately on this occasion you have been unsuccessful. Due to the high level of applications we are receiving at this time, we are unfortunately unable to give individual feedback. Plum Personnel is acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. Plum Personnel is an equal opportunities employer