LSEG Executive, Account Receivable in Colombo, Sri Lanka
The main purpose of this role is to manage the day to day billing of the different service lines pertaining to the London Stock Exchange for existing customers, and any potential customers, making sure that processes and policies are adhered to and pre-determined functional and organisational objectives, KPI’s and schedules are met.
The selected candidate will have ownership for:
Support the Assistant Manager and Associate Managers in the set up and invoicing of all new business contracts
Managing the inter sales inbox, ensuring all contract stages are logged in to support new business calculations and all contracts are appropriately booked within each quarter
Monitoring and tracking the status of contracts between sales, legal and the end customers
Completion of new business contract checklist for use in the review of the billing and contract set up
Preparing credit notes and re-bills with associated paperwork and distribution of billing documents,
Proactively manage ad-hoc requests from within the Finance Team and global business
Production of month end revenue accrual journals for unrecognised revenue.
Proactively manage debt assigned to billing and supply information regarding the status of credits and re-bills with associated supporting
Revenue assurance work to set in relevant controls in the process and assist in reporting of the same to senior management
Help with external and internal audit queries
Support wider the finance teams where volumes are high/resolution complex to ensure group KPI targets and management reporting deadlines are met
Support and initiate continuous improvement around billing processes and associated stakeholders
Assist and support cross functional learning across the team
Active involvement in system testing and upgrades associated with billing processes
The ideal candidate should possess the following:
Pursuing relevant degree or professional qualification at the foundation level
Minimum of 1 years accounting experience and having experience in an Accounts Receivable team in a large organisation would be an added advantage
Strong Accounting/Book-Keeping Entry Knowledge
An ability to work automatously by making sensible and well-informed decisions
Be a lead proponent in driving a collaborative culture to working across finance
Capable of good time management in order to meet tight deadlines
Good Knowledge of Microsoft Office Packages. Specially in Excel
Effective oral and written English communication
Detail focus, and accuracy orientation
Planning and prioritising according to business needs
Experience of mainframe accounts systems essential (ideally the candidate will have experience with ORACLE finance systems)
At LSEG, we believe that creating a diverse and inclusive organisation is fundamental to the way we deliver on our promise – and our purpose. You’ll be part of an organisation of over 25,000 people, spanning 70 countries. We recognise the individual perspectives each of our colleagues brings, and our diverse workforce is one of our greatest strengths. In supporting collaboration and creativity and encouraging new ideas across a diverse and inclusive workforce, we can improve how we are driving financial stability, empowering economies and enabling customers to create sustainable growth.
LSEG offers a range of tailored benefits and support from healthcare and retirement planning to paid volunteering days and wellbeing initiatives.
We are an equal opportunities employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.
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