Credit Controller - German Speaking

Credit Controller - German Speaking

  • Location

    Hertfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Credit Control

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Zoe Jones

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

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German Speaking Credit Controller - Watford, Hertfordshire - £25,000 plus

The company

This exciting Credit Control vacancy is based in modern offices at my Client's European HQ in Watford. They are currently seeking a high calibre, fluent German speaking Credit Controller to join their team on a permanent basis.

You will be required to build relationships both internally and externally, to work well within a team and to maximise cash flow and collections by engaging effectively with cross-border stakeholders and debtors.

The role

  • Credit Control, Collections and Credit Analysis
  • Obtaining payment from cross-border clients using effective collection techniques via telephone/email.
  • Query resolution and credit note processing resolving disputes efficiently.
  • Sales ledger account reconciliations and associated commentary & forecasting.
  • Running stop processes on accounts and communicating with internal stakeholders.
  • Report and review 90+ day overdue/ doubtful debtors with Credit Manager.
  • Referring of overdue accounts to collection agents.
  • Providing support to the Credit Manager and colleagues when required.

What you'll need to be successful

  • Native level fluency in German
  • Confident and versatile telephone manner.
  • Outgoing and engaging personality, and the ability to work with a diverse portfolio of debtors.
  • Pro-active approach to collections and developing rapport with debtors.
  • Team Player who is happy to work within a team and add value during busy periods.
  • Building strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Strong Excel skills - Vlookup, ledger production, statement production and ad-hoc reporting.

What you'll receive in return

In return, you will receive a competitive salary, free parking and a long list of additional benefits.

How to proceed

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious German speaking Credit Controller to join a highly respected business in Watford, Full training will be provided on systems and collections methodology.

Please contact Zoe Jones on 07799507194/ 01189559514 or email you CV to zoe.jones@wademacdonald.com

German Speaking Credit Controller - Watford

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.