AR Specialist - Advertising (15 Month Contract)

Posted 6 days ago by REED Accountancy Featured
Our client, a thriving and dynamic media agency, are seeking an experienced Accounts Receivable professional join their ambitious and friendly team. Working closely with the Financial Controller, Assistant Accountant and Accounts Receivable Manager in the US; this role will involve managing relationships and debtor payments across 3 international entities.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and dynamic person to step up into a Sole AR position. The company offer excellent benefits and highly prioritise a healthy work/life balance.

The ideal candidate will have experience in Credit Control and billings experience within a media environment and will have experience of ensuring tricky customers pay on time.

The role is a 15 month Maternity Cover position paying between £30,000 - £35,000 (experience depending).

• Management of the outstanding sales balances that are due for payment and contacting clients to confirm the payments before they become overdue
• Carrying out credit checks
• Credit limit monitoring
• Actively chasing payment from customers through email and phone
• Distributing invoice copies upon request
• Sending out/ emailing out statements where necessary
• Producing and actioning letters of termination when required
• Negotiating payment allocation with customers
• Checking incoming receipts on a daily basis 
• Re-chasing difficult customers 3-4 times a week before to ensure actual receipt of payment
• Putting together bespoke collection packages/approaches to ensure smooth and fair agreement for clients based on size of ledger and importance of group.
• Maintaining a strong managed diary to ensure timely collections. 
• Distributing debt reports to key stakeholders to highlight any issues and concerns to help business meet targets.
• Developing excellent professional relationships with top clients to ensure timely payments are made and smooth resolution of any queries/ disagreements.

- Excellent Communication Skills
- Experience in Media/Advertising envirnments - desirable
- Teamplayer

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Application question

Are you happy to work in a 15 month contract?

Reference: 35831361

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