Russian Speaking Accounts Receivable Specialist

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £130 - £167 per day

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    paul.francombe@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH121269_1586267925

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-05-07

  • Start date:

    20/03/2020

  • Client:

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My client, a well-known global media business based in Central London, is currently seeking a Russian Speaking Accounts Receivable Specialist to join their international finance team on a 6-month contract. You should ideally be immediately available or on a maximum of 2 weeks' notice period.

The AR team is responsible for the whole of the EMEA region. You will work alongside internal departments to answer & resolve client queries, pricing issues and inventory disputes, ensure the timely receipt of invoices and cash collection and attend regular team meetings with Sales to build strong working relationships and identify key areas for improvement.

Responsibilities

  • Build positive relationships with our customers by providing excellent service
  • Update and maintain the ledger & database
  • Accountable for a sizeable collections portfolio and meet specific, targeted goals related to the ageing of open receivables
  • Responsible for processing customer refunds, write-offs and preparing delinquent customers for third party collections
  • Collaborate with our internal Sales, Contracts, Installations and Billing Teams in order to resolve outstanding issues

Key Requirements

  • Fluency in Russian and English
  • 1-3 years of recent and relevant experience in accounting operations, corporate collections or Accounts Receivable
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Excellent customer service experience
  • Able to work at a fast pace to deadlines
  • Proven ability at successfully managing a large-scale account portfolio
  • Ability to cooperate and collaborate effectively with team members
  • Working knowledge of SAP