French Credit Controller

Page Personnel Finance
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client are a well known Retail organisation whose Headquarters are based in Watford, Hertfordshire. They are seeking a French Credit Controller to manage their French Accounts, chasing debts and building relationships with clients and customers. This is a great opportunity to join a great company who offer career progression and a stable working environment. They are seeking a French speaker who ideally has a background in Credit Control who works well as part of a team and can grow with the business.

Client Details

My client are a leading Retail and Technology company who are based in the heart of Watford. They sell products all over the world so are seeking a Credit Controller to manage their French function and to build relationships. This is a busy and varied role which you can make your own and progress up within the company. You will be part of a medium sized Finance team who take a collaborative approach and work well together to drive the business forward.


As a French Credit Controller your role will involve -

  • To lead the French division of the business
  • Chasing debts via telephone, email and letter
  • Building relationships with customers and clients
  • Translating from French to English and vice versa
  • Working with Sales Ledger to allocate payments received
  • Monitor outstanding balance against set credit limit and escalate to line manager when limit exceeded
  • Respond to daily account queries
  • Work with remote leadership and regional sales teams
  • Assisting other Finance members with French issues


  • French speaker required
  • Ideally a background with Credit Control
  • Great telephone manner
  • Confident person who is a team player
  • Happy working in a busy environment
  • Good communication skills and happy to ask for help when needed

Job Offer

Whats on offer?

- A great global company who offer career progression

- A varied and busy role where you can use your French language

- Friendly team

- Competitive salary and benefits package