Credit Control Jobs

Are you good with analysing facts and figures with sound business judgement? Then a career as a credit controller may be for you. Formal training is not always necessary, but a good standard of education will stand you in good stead - particularly in mathematical or financial subjects.

The workload of a credit controller is varied and depends on experience. Organisation and strong communications skills are necessary - as much of the role involves sending written correspondence and verbal contact with members of the public. The role of a credit controller can be in commercial or consumer focused industries, and involves making informed decisions towards approving loans while managing a portfolio of existing creditors. They will likely report to the company accountant.

What does a Credit Controller do?

• Checking and monitoring current and potential client's credit ratings
• Decision making towards approving loans
• Stipulating terms and conditions of approved loans
• Ensuring payment terms are met
• Negotiating repayment terms
• Enforcing sanctions for non-payments including handing these accounts over to litigation companies.

A junior credit controller salary can expect to be between £18,000 - £25,000 per year. Put your skills into practice by applying for one of our current vacancies.

Contact the Accountancy Division Team

Email the Accountancy Division at

Candidates can submit a CV online using our Register online service.

Accountancy Jobs by Email

The accountancy sector moves fast, keep up to speed by registering for job alerts with our accountancy job alerts.

recieve updates

Job Listings

  1. Credit Controller/Administrator

    Location: Paisley

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Credit Control

    Stafffinders are actively seeking a talented Credit Controller to join our client’s accountancy practice based in Renfrewshire.
    We are particularly interested in speaking with applicants who have practice experience.
    This is an exciting opportunity to work with a small, dynamic team and this job offers the luxury of a ...