Part Time Credit Controller - London

THE COMPANY AND CULTURE anzuk Education is a global education recruitment agency operating across Australia, the UK, NZ and the US. At anzuk, we offer opportunities to make a difference every day. Our services include supply staff replacement, long term and permanent teacher and executive level recruitment, and professional development for early childhood, school and adult education settings. anzuk is a unique workplace with an infectious positive energy that must be experienced to be believed. To find out more about working at anzuk, please visit our careers page here (url removed)cation/ateam. THE OPPORTUNITY  We are looking for an experienced Credit Controller to join our Finance Team in London on a part-time, interim basis. This role will be 3 days per week starting ASAP until Christmas with the potential to roll into the new year. Reporting directly to the Financial Controller, you will be managing a UK ledger of 200+ clients.     DUTIES:  Manage an end-to-end ledger and take responsibility for collection of outstanding debt.  Investigate, action and resolve queried debt, within agreed SLAs with all key stakeholders.  Carry out collection and reporting activities according to specific deadlines.  Investigate and solve client issues to reduce the overall Days Sales Outstanding (DSO).  Assist with allocation of cash to support the accurate and efficient collection of debt.  Identify unallocated cash due to missing receipts or unidentified payments belonging to clients.  Assist the finance team with reconciliation of cash & identification of all receipts in accordance with month end close.  Raise credits and invoices as required and within necessary SLA's.  Track and log credit activity on a weekly basis.  Maintain a high overall cash collection on the lead up to Christmas.  Continue to monitor 30+ day aged debt. Review all cash receipts on a daily basis, to ensure correctly identified and allocated to the account.  YOU WILL HAVE:  Alignment with our core values  Knowledge of Microsoft Excel - including Vlookups & Pivot Tables  Knowledge of Xero accounting or similar platform  3+ years credit control experience within an end-to-end function including responsibility for your own cash allocation (ideal)  Experience of working within education or the public sector (ideal)     BENEFITS: If you are a natural communicator, love to make a difference and influence outcomes, you need to get around this opportunity now! You can also look forward to: Breakfast provided daily  Internal and external training programs  Free access to wellbeing services  Regular team social events  Flexible working  Company book club  HOW TO APPLY: Applications must include the following:  A current CV outlining your background and experience to belinda.a@anzuk.education  Be able to provide right to live and work in the UK  Possess a valid DBS with an update service subscription, or demonstrate the willingness to apply for one through anzuk. anzuk.education is committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage/civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race, religion or belief, gender or sexual orientation at any stage of the recruitment process or in the terms and conditions offered to new employees, or promoted employees.    anzuk.education will monitor the composition of its workforce, in order to identify areas that may need positive action measures to promote equal opportunity and diversity