Temporary Credit Controller

Temporary Credit Controller Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Temporary Credit Controller to join our team.


  • Managing sales ledger;
  • Resolving sales queries;
  • Negotiating payment plans;
  • Setting up of terms and conditions of credit;
  • Providing administrative support to the team;
  • To support line manager with ad hoc duties as required;
  • To provide support and guidance to staff acting as an escalation point for internal and external issues in order to eradicate bad practices;
  • Collecting aged debt via telephone and emails;
  • Credit checking new customers;
  • To meet accounting deadlines, in order to achieve the companies reporting requirements;
  • Investigation and resolution of queries, correction of errors and differences;
  • Resolving queries both internally and externally;
  • Ensuring payment plans are set and abide to;
  • Ensure DSO status is maintained;
  • Collection of unpaid and overdue invoices.


  • Ability to organise/prioritise own workload to meet tight deadlines;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Takes pride in delivering a high quality, high accuracy tasks under strict deadlines;
  • Oracle experience;
  • Proficient in Word and Excel;
  • Good Microsoft Word and Excel skills (basic formulas and manipulation essential, Macro writing desirable);
  • Ability to prioritise own workload and meet deadlines with support where required;
  • Articulate and able to develop good working relationships with colleagues and clients;
  • Previous experience in Credit Control is essential;
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with people at all levels both internally and externally;
  • Experience of working within a finance administration environment.