Head of Credit Control

Location
London
Salary
£100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted
20 Mar 2019
Closes
27 Mar 2019
Ref
MB14554
Contact
Mark Brown
Job Title
Credit Controller
Category
Insurance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A global insurance services provider is looking for a highly ambitious candidate to lead their Credit Control function. You will be working in close partnership with the global senior leadership team to drive down working capital through improved cash collection. Key areas of responsibility will be to:

  • Lead the management of the credit control cycle, developing and sharing best practice in business processes and working capital reporting
  • Liaise with the Operations Manager to ensure that requirements for improved credit control are implemented by the invoicing teams
  • Develop key relationships with the global senior leadership team
  • Develop and implement a strategy to improve the effectiveness of the working capital organisation, people systems and processes
  • Develop and implement incentive schemes for working capital performance, inspire innovative ways of working and lead intervention programmes for challenging areas of the business
  • Further develop and monitor a suite of working capital KPIs and set targets for monitoring debtor performance

To be considered for this role you must have a significant amount of experience in the London/Lloyd’s insurance market. Within this you should have a knowledge of subscription markets, direct and reinsurance policy placements, dealing with overseas insurers and brokers, policy orders, and terminology such as UMR/UCR.  The business requires a strategic thinker with significant experience of implementing change management processes, ideally in loss adjusting or insurance broking.