Revenue Controller/Credit Controller - Bristol - Central

Legal - Accountancy / Finance
Ref: 2040 Date Posted: Tuesday 18 Feb 2020
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Job Title: Revenue Controller/Credit Controller

Location: Central Bristol

Salary: c.£23-25,000

Ref: 3467

Purpose of the role:

Working for this legal client you will be tasked with meeting regularly with fee earners discussing the clients they’re working with and understanding the levels of work in progress, debt and client balances.  In turn this will mean that you’ll be able to provide a pipeline of billing, recovery rates, method of payment and dates which will feed in to the financial forecasting we produce; identifying early on any risks we have or any potential impact to profitability of the work being done. 

Specific duties to include: 

  • Supporting fee earners with bi-annual WIP valuations
  • Assisting with client cost updates -  where the scope of work changes
  • Building relationships with key clients & stakeholders
  • Effecting better recovery of monies owed to help reduce any financial risk
  • Observing, comparing and documenting practices to ensure consistency and effective time management is promoted.

To excel in this role you will need to demonstrate that you thrive on targets, are tenacious and resilient, building relationships with our fee earners and the clients they support can sometimes present challenges which means you’ll need to change tact – you need to show this won’t phase you.  In return you’ll be rewarded with an excellent benefits package including company funded Private Medical Insurance, flexible working and a flexible benefits package that can be tailored and expanded to fit yours and your family’s needs.