Totum Partners are delighted to be working with a leading International law who are recruiting for Working Capital Controller. Reporting to the Working Capital Manager you will be the main point of contact for Partners and Fee earners.

The ideal Working Capital Controller will be responsible for:

• Meeting & liaising with Partners from CMI to maximise debt collection

• Reporting on progress of collections to Finance Committee Group

• Supporting the Working Capital Manager on determination of Monthly debt collection targets

• Chasing of slow paying external clients

• Contact with clients by telephone, email and via automated letters and statements

• Dealing with complex credit control related queries from internal and external clients

• Liaising with the firm’s Litigation Dept on debt recovery issues

• Assisting with pro-forma and bill production at month ends

• Complete the Cashflow and weekly receipts report

• Assist with the completion of a weekly Client Exposure Report

• Passing bad debt to external debt recovery agency


The ideal Working Capital Controller will have:

• Experience of working in a Working Capital or Credit Control role in a law firm or professional services

• Excellent organisational skills and persuasive communication skills

• Knowledge of VAT issues applicable to billing of legal services

• Proactive approach and readiness to recommend and implement process improvements;

Job Details

Job Ref: 894847
Hours: Full Time
Location: UK – London
Working Term: Permanent
Salary: £38,000 - £40,000


Carolyn Beckford Carolyn Beckford


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