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German Speaking Credit Analyst - Somerset

£23,000 - £25,000 - Accountancy / Finance
Ref: 1223 Date Posted: Wednesday 02 Jan 2019
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You will be working for this well known British Brand who are looking for a German Speaking Credit Controller. You will manage the payment activities of a portfolio of customers ensuring that payment for invoices are received within the payment terms that have been agreed.

Duties within this role will cover:

  • Delivering all activities for customers to minimise bad debts and ensure that invoices are paid to the agree terms
  • Working with the Sales Teams to ensure that all queries and disputes are dealt with and resolved as quickly as possible to then ensure payment of invoices
  • Carrying out reconciliation of customer accounts to help with the settlement of invoices
  • Reviewing and maintaining credit blocked orders and releasing orders in line with credit policy, credit insurance process, credit limit, payment terms and commercial considerations  
  • Working with the Sales Team to review and setting of credit limits in line with agreed authority levels to reduce payment terms where commercially viable.
  • Reviewing payment terms to ensure compliance with and maintenance of the Credit Insurance policy, credit limits, country conditions, reporting and claims requirements
  • Creating and producing credit related reports as required to provide insight and status updates to the Sales Team
  • Proactively identifying and highlighting issues or concerns to the Credit Manager as they occur with regards to overdue debt, potential bad debt or unacceptable credit risk etc.
  • Daily preparation of export documents: letters of credit, bills of laden etc. where trading on secure terms as required  

To be considered for this role you will need to have:

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Basic experience within a customer facing role
  • Good customer service skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Have fluency in German

Please call Sejal Hampson on 0117 369 9000 OR click APPLY!