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The role of an individual working in credit control is to accept or reject applications for credit. When businesses or individuals apply for credit, the credit controller reviews financial reports, conducts interviews with representatives of the business or individuals and evaluates the applicant’s debt history. The job requires good analytical skills and the ability to interpret complex data
The day to day responsibilities of the job range from allocating payments, helping customers with queries and researching customer accounts to meeting with clients and scheduling appointments. Communication skills are essential and good credit controllers feel at ease talking to a wide range of customers
Most companies require a bachelor’s or master’s degree in business and there are numerous other qualifications that will aid in an application for a job in credit control, such as a CSA/City & Guilds diploma for the debt collecting industry. The average salary for those working in credit control is around £19,000 per year.
Credit Controllers manage the accounts and credits of clients. They review credit applications, research client history and accept or reject them based on the information they find. They network with financial institutions such as banks, insurance companies and lenders.
These professionals work in a very demanding capacity and must manage many accounts monthly. They are always in constant contact with clients and calculate their credit risks. Credit Controllers have a comprehensive knowledge of the credit control system.
A Credit Control professional usually performs many of the following tasks:
• Allocating payments
• Resolving customer queries
• Performing electronic invoicing
• Monitoring recovery procedures
• Researching customer accounts
• Preparing monthly reports
• Liaising with clients
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Credit Control Jobs
Latest Job Offers
35000.00 - 40000.00
£32000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Staines, Surrey, South East, UK
£20000 - £22000 per annum
Manchester, Greater Manchester, North West, UK
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Slough, Berkshire, Berkshire, South East, UK
£20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire, UK
Up to £23000 per annum
Chester, Cheshire, North West, UK
£21000 - £22000 per annum + 26 days holiday + pension +parking
Rochdale, Greater Manchester, North West, UK
£20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Newtownabbey, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
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