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About Smeg

Smeg is a well-established Italian, family owned business, with its UK head office located in a stylish and modern building in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, and supported by our flagship store on Regent Street, London and our logistics hub in Portsmouth.

The Smeg team

Our staff are at the heart of our business and we pride ourselves in offering a working environment that promotes positive wellbeing; is diverse; provides opportunities for personal growth; and is fun. Even though we are not a huge organisation our employees are 100% committed to working towards surpassing our customers’ expectations at all touch points in their purchasing lifecycle.



To ensure we can meet our customer needs we have a number of departments: Sales & Marketing, Product Development, Demand Planning, Customer Engagement (pre & post sales), Training, Finance, IT & Business Support, HR, Business Analysis and Logistics.

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Please submit your CV via the form at the bottom of the page. Alternatively, should you wish to speculatively submit your CV to be held securely on file, please fill in the form and select speculative application. We require the information below so that we can review and consider your submission. Please see our Privacy PolicyPrivacy Notice for Recruits and our Privacy Policy about Employee and Job Applicant Data for details on how we will use this information you provide. 

Credit Controller (Temp)- Credit Controller (Temp)

Postion Detail

  • Temp position (3 month contract)
  • Full-time 37.5 hrs per week (Monday to Friday)
  • Based in Smeg UK Head Office in Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Overall Purpose

To work within the Credit Control section of Finance, striving to attain debtor days and cash collection targets. 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Dealing directly with the customer on account queries, invoice disputes and debit notes
  • Chasing overdue invoices via telephone and email
  • Raising Credit approval and processing credit notes
  • Allocation of remittances to debtor accounts
  • Responsible for own ledger of accounts and managing debt recovery
  • Receipt of payments via BACs, Card and Cheque
  • Reporting escalations and overdue invoices to Credit Control Supervisor when necessary
  • Liaising with internal and external sales personnel and others as required to resolve issues within adequate timeframes
  • To maintain a professional image conductive to the culture and ethos of the Smeg brand
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties requested by your manager within your range of experience and competencies
  • Other ad hoc duties when required

Experience Required

  • Experience of working in a credit control role is desirable
  • Strong customer service experience
  • Strong IT Skills (Microsoft word, excel and a recent software package)
  • Organising and planning own work

Competencies Required

  • Positive team player
  • Good communication skills particularly on the telephone
  • Self-motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • The ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines