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Accounts Receivable

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: September 14 2018

Job Description

My client is one of the most iconic and luxury fashion brands in the world. The company also has a global presence, with vast growth plans set to roll out across Europe and the US later this year. With revenue exceeding £200m, through various revenue streams including independent stores, online sales and concessions in high end department stores. They are now looking for a talented Accounts Receivable with a passion for luxury retail to join their London based team. The successful individual will be commercially astute and be comfortable liaising with senior stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Weekly aged debt reporting to the FC & FD
  • Month end and Invoice Financing reconciliations
  • Develop and maintain good relationships with all customers and internal stakeholders
  • Open communication with the Account Managers to effectively manage the accounts and to give visibility of any issues and concerns
  • Prioritise and manage workload to meet strict deadlines and key performance indicators
  • Identify high risk debt where possible on an on-going basis and escalate collection procedures to minimise the likelihood of bad debt
  • Effectively chase all customers to ensure prompt payment of outstanding invoices and maximise cash receipts.

Qualifications and Experience required:

  • Experience working in a similar role
  • Sage 200 desired but not essential
  • Strong excel skills (V-Lookups and pivot tables)
  • Wholesale experience strongly desired