Accounts Receivable Manager, London

We are looking for an experienced Accounts Receivable Manager to take ownership of our AR function. You will have strong values and work ethic and be comfortable with a high degree of autonomy. You will report into the Financial Controller and other Senior Managers as appropriate.

Tala is a growing and pioneering brand, seeking to accelerate the low carbon economy through beautiful design and engineering. We design, manufacture, and sell LED lighting globally through multiple channels.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Cash allocation, and the structured collection of debt
• Process & Control improvements: improving collections, reducing risk, encouraging growth
• Assessing the credit risk for new customers and reviewing existing customers’ credit limit
• Resolving customer payment queries
• Accurate control of the Transactional/subsidiary ledgers
• Liaison with the Sales team, identifying handoff points and ownership
• Identification of primary debt to be targeted
• Arrange suitable payment plans with customers
• Legal collection processes
• Maintenance of HSBC Factoring facility
• Liaison with HSBC account managers
• Other day-to-day duties as necessary to ensure the business’s AR function operates effectively

DESIRED

• Evidential experience in credit control and accounting
• Proficient in Excel (e.g. vlookups, IFs)
• NetSuite experience desired, but not essential

REQUIRED

• Diligent and organised
• Self-managing, able to work to deadlines and targets
• Positive and collaborative
• A problem-solver

WHAT TO EXPECT

• Design driven brand with an international outlook, with a spacious canal-side office and showroom in London’s creative east end
• 25 days holiday and flexible working
• We value diversity and collaboration
• Fast-paced, ideal for individuals driven by supporting the wider business and ensuring good processes are adhered to
• High level of autonomy

SALARY

£35-40K dependent on experience

APPLICATIONS

Please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected].