Credit Controller

Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 pa
Reference: SJC / 14912
Type: Permanent
Sector: Accountancy Support, Accountancy & Finance
Deadline: 27/11/2021

The company

Join our client in this permanent Credit Control role and be part of a real employer of choice in the South Yorkshire region.  This progressive, forward-thinking business are looking for a Credit Controller to become part of their very experienced finance function. With an excellent brand, fantastic reputation and great working environment, this is a good business to work for who have many long standing employees.

The job

Taking charge of a number of key accounts, this credit control position is incredibly busy and requires the ability to prioritise your workload. With customers ranging from small SME businesses to large corporate companies, the ability to get to know your customers and tailor your approach to each one is very important.  Being responsible for bringing in overdue money, you will also take change of ensuring debtor days remain at or below a certain number and create a plan to manage aged debt.  Extensive problem solving and reconciliation skills are a must for this position as many overdue invoices are due to queries - therefore building a relationship with the right points of contact with customers is very important. 

The person

This role requires a solid understanding and previous knowledge of credit control, therefore we are only considering applicants who have previously operated in a credit control role.  First rate communication skills are vital for this position, both verbal and written, as well as the ability to build strong business relationships.  Although this is not a KPI focused environment, the role requires a proactive person who gets a sense of achievement in reducing debt and managing debtor days and aged debt.  An ambitious person looking for progression would be ideal for this position as this business is large enough to offer development for the right person.

The benefits

With on site parking, great offices and an excellent working environment, this business has a lot to offer potential employees.  The salary is competitive, there is a good benefits package as well as a bonus system in place that is performance related.


Sarah Catterall
Associate Client Director
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Credit Controller, Reference: SJC / 14912". Thank you for your interest.