Credit Controller

Abingdon, GB, OX14 3YP


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Credit Controller


An exceptional opportunity has arisen for an experienced Credit Controller to support the Global Credit Control function by collecting and reducing outstanding debt along with managing credit risk and timely collections of trade receivables. 


Main Duties


To include, but not limited to:


  • Responsible for collections from a group of regions and/or debtors
  • Collecting outstanding debt for a large ledger of debtor accounts
  • Dealing with customer queries, via telephone & email.
  • Sending out copy invoices/credit notes, statements, and final demands for payments.
  • Processing credit card payments via telephone
  • Liaising with the sales team and the order processing team regarding customer queries, credit accounts, and order disputes.
  • Setting up of debtor accounts in Salesforce and SAP
  • Cash Posting and allocation
  • Monitoring credit hold reports
  • Reporting payment trends
  • Credit checking customers and providing detailed analysis of credit worthiness
  • Any other duties that are reasonably required from time to time


Recovery of outstanding Debt


  • Chasing outstanding debt via telephone & email
  • Recovery of debt on large volume of global ledgers
  • Providing additional administrative support to the credit control team
  • Support the credit control team to help achieve monthly collection targets
  • Other Ad hoc duties
  • Vacation restrictions may apply at month-end and public holidays
  • Reports to the Group Credit Control Manager


Skills & Experience




  • Credit control experience – business to business
  • Customer service – including written and telephone
  • Excellent communication skills / inter-personal skills and influencing skills
  • General administrative skills
  • Microsoft Office
  • Credit Referencing Tool
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and wishing to make a difference
  • Team player




  • Use of SAP and Salesforce
  • Excel
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Language – English, German, Spanish


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