German Speaking Credit Controller

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £12 - £14 per hour + holiday pay + bens

  • Contact:

    Fiona Price

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Fiona Price

German Speaking Credit Controller (Home Based)
6 months temp initially - fully remote - must live in the UK

Are you a German speaking Credit Controller, and available to undertake a superb 6 month temporary position? Our impressive, International Software client who operate their Head Office finance team in London, are looking to recruit a German speaking Credit Controller to join their team in supporting and delivering to clients across EMEA, initially on a 6 month temporary basis.

As a German speaking Credit Controller you will be responsible for a variety of different areas, around credit management, credit collection, cash application and account reconciliation and handling queries, and handling a ledger of around 1,000 customer accounts.

  • Collection of outstanding debt from across various German companies (around 1,000 - 1,500 accounts)
  • Customer risk assessment and credit analysis
  • Query resolution and tackling some historic debt queries
  • Various reconciliations
  • Cash allocation, credit note and debit note processing to customer accounts
  • Reconcile disputes promptly and professionally
  • Liaise with all necessary stakeholders (internal and external) to ensure customer accounts are fully reconciled


  • Experience within Accounts Receivable or Credit Controller
  • Experience of chasing debtors across EMEA
  • Experience of working with foreign currencies would be beneficial
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft packages, Excel, Word etc
  • Excellent customer service skills across multiple locations
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Industry or shared service experience
  • Fluency in written & oral English
  • Team Player
  • Accurate data entry skills.
  • Fluency in German, and English
  • Experience with ERP systems, eg Oracle/SAP experience a plus
  • Ability to work and deliver collaboratively across a complex global matrix

This is a unique opportunity to join an award-winning business. Please contact me for further information of this superb German Credit Control which will be a fully remote role. Initially this will be hired on a 6 month temporary basis, with the potential for this to be extended, subject to performance and sign-off. Our client can offer superb training, and this role will be a fully home based opportunity, due to the COVID restrictions, so their current offices are closed.


By applying you will be registered as a candidate with Gleeson Recruitment Limited. Our Privacy Policy is available on our website and explains how we will use your data.