Accounts Assistant – Credit Control

Bridgewater Resources UK

A market leader in the electrical distribution industry is currently looking for a confident Accounts Assistant / Credit Controller to join their team in Kirkintilloch. This is an excellent opportunity to join a distribution group with an impressive annual turnover exceeding £1.5 billion, who currently employ over 3,200 people across the UK. The business pride themselves on building long-lasting relationships with their customers, suppliers and employees.

Role Responsibilities

As an Accounts Assistant / Credit Controller, your responsibilities will include:

  • Actively monitoring and collecting payments by contacting customers over the phone
  • Building rapport with regular clients
  • Maximising cash collection and minimising bad debts within areas of responsibility
  • Allocating payments to the correct invoices and liaising with other departments on receivable issues, disputes, claims, etc.
  • Keeping the customer records electronically up to date, reconciled & accurate
  • Liaising with managers within the branch network


In this credit control role, you will receive:

  • A starting salary between £25,000 – £28,000 (depending on experience)
  • An uncapped annual bonus
  • Training and on-going development
  • Optional membership of the excellent company pension scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Friendly, collaborative team and office environment
  • Free on-site parking


To be successful in this position, you should be:

  • An excellent communicator and relationship-builder who enjoys speaking with people over the phone
  • A confident and hardworking team player
  • Numerically-minded and organised
  • Previous credit control or finance experience is not required as attitude and personality is more important

Do you think you have what it takes? Apply today to find out more.


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