An international seed company based in Lanseria, Gauteng, is expanding its business operations and seeks to appoint energetic, professional and efficient Credit Controller within the Financial Department. Providing a high level of accuracy and able to work under pressure, key responsibilities will include:

  • Effective liaison with internal and external customers, ensuring maximum collection while maintaining good relations, either telephonically or by visits to customers
  • Effective credit control of relevant debtor’s portfolio
  • Timeous processing of all documentation and information
  • Ensure overdues and bad debts are within target set
  • Ensure central accounts are reconciled monthly
  • Pro-actively follow up on internal and external credit balances, returns and any other account queries to avoid non/late payments by customers within a specified time frame
  • Respond promptly and completely to both customers and internal queries
  • Any other adhoc duties

Specific Requirements

  • Grade 12, with passes in English and Mathematics
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a credit controller position
  • Experience in FMCG industry is essential
  • Experience with chain store rebates and processing thereof, is essential
  • Computer literate – Excel and use of an ERP system
  • Able to work independently and use own initiative
  • Accuracy and attention to detail are essential
  • Bilingual
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Working in an organised and methodical manner
  • Team player and able to multi-task
  • Pro-active, dynamic and energetic
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • South African citizen with a valid driver’s license. Must have own transport
  • Clear ITC, credit and criminal record

Should you meet the requirements, please send your CV to

Closing date for applications is 27 October 2017.

Should you not have heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.