Credit Control Accounts Assistant


Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire
Hours: 37.5 per week, Monday to Friday

About Us

Bell Lighting is one of the leading manufacturers of light sources and fixtures in the electrical wholesale industry. Established in 1920, we are a rapidly growing family company.

Here at Bell Lighting, you will have the family feel. We pride ourselves on our positive company culture and team attitude throughout.

About the Role
Due to continued growth within the business we require an additional experienced Credit Control Accounts assistant to join our small, friendly team. The working hours will be 37.5 per week Monday to Friday, with daily duties to include, but not limited to:
  • Updating and maintaining accurate financial records on the sales ledger
  • Reporting to senior management on days outstanding, over credit limit and payment history
  • Assist with posting and allocating of BACS receipts and cheques onto the system
  • Investigative work reconciling outstanding debit notes on the sales ledger
  • Contacting customers via phone and email for outstanding invoices and debit notes
  • Responsible for various weekly and monthly reports • Credit checks on new and existing customer accounts, ongoing maintenance of credit terms and limits
  • Actively involved in the implementation of a new ERP system and installing the financial duties

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for an experienced, motivated individual who is keen to develop with a growing business. Our ideal candidate will have:


  • Ability to communicate effectively both written and verbally to an extremely high standard
  • Ability to communicate within all levels of the organisation
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work on own or part of a team and to strict deadlines
  • Previous experience working in a credit control role
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft packages including Excel & Outlook
  • Experience using Pegasus Opera or Epicor Systems
  • Previous experience of working with debit notes
  • Completed or working towards AAT qualification
How to apply

If you are interested in this role, please submit an updated CV to our HR team on