05th September 2018

Collections Specialist

Reference: LMH

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 Date Posted: 05/09/2018

Who are we working with?

Abacus Professional Recruitment are currently working alongside a highly successful Global Law Firm. Due to significant growth in recent years and expected continued growth the company are seeking to employ a Collections Specialist based in Belfast, Co. Antrim N.Ireland


£20,000,-£22,000 depending on experience

Working Hours:

Monday to Friday

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with local partners, attorneys, CFOs and other staff as appropriate to ensure that all receivables are followed up in a timely manner in accordance with the Firm’s standardised best practices
  • Carrying out credit checks and monitoring the credit risk of new and existing clients
  • Meeting with local partners, attorneys and CFOs to discuss current and future issues that may delay or prevent payment of invoices
  • Liaising with teams from other Local Offices as necessary in respect of local fees included on invoices billed from their offices
  • Liaising with teams responsible for Global Key Client collections as necessary
  • Carrying out approved credit adjustments and write-downs and write-off
  • Minimising risks surrounding long outstanding debts with the aim of avoiding write-downs, write-offs and bad debts



  • At least 2 year’s relevant experience in a credit control/collections role.
  • Demonstrable understanding of debt chase protocol.
  • Experience of effective negotiation with customers in difficult situations.
  • IT literate, particularly in MS Office.
  • Experience of working in a busy, high volume environment and working towards KPIs.

Contact: Leon McHugh


44 (0)28 90995218

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Next Steps:

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