Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. Credit Assistant I in Sacramento, California

Job Description:

Credit Assistant

  • Job Description:

  • Work on simple, non-sensitive credit accounts

  • Process customer payments, reconciling outstanding account balances

  • Help customers with questions on their account.

  • Handle assigned credit account list, including contacting customers regarding past-due balances, negotiating with past due accounts on repayment terms, periodic review of credit limits for possible limit increases or decreases

  • Review credit applications submitted for approval

  • Excellent organization and time management skills

  • Creative, problem-solving abilities

  • Positive, friendly attitude and strong work ethic

  • Professional phone manner

  • Ability to build strong relationships with associates and customers

  • Ability and willingness to be coached

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook

Qualifications and requirements

Prior Experience

No prior experience required. Applies basic job knowledge of systems and procedures that are relevant to own job.

Technical and Professional Skills

Ability to organize and prioritize work.

Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in written communication.

Ability to work in a team environment

Strong and accurate data entry skills required.


As a large, successful company who prides itself on its stability, Ferguson can offer a competitive benefits package which includes the following: medical (two plans to choose from), dental, vision, disability, retirement savings with company match, paid leave (holidays, vacation, sick, personal, and floating holidays), recognition programs, community involvement opportunities, and much more!

The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.

Ferguson raises the bar for industry standards as the top-rated wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing supplies. However, our expertise goes beyond plumbing. We are a diverse distributor that spans multiple businesses including HVAC/R, waterworks and industrial. In the past 65 years, we’ve grown from a local distributor to a $15 billion dollar company with more than 1,400 locations and over 24,000 associates nationwide. We pride ourselves on delivering world-class service, and our customers know that “Nobody expects more from us than we do” is more than just a tagline to Ferguson associates. It’s a cultural belief that is demonstrated every day through exceptional customer service, product selection and industry knowledge.