Role details

Credit Manager

Manchester   •   £28,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Credit Manager
  • Credit

About Our Client

Our client is a well respected and set up agency based in Manchester City Centre.

Job Description

Basic Function: The Credit Manager position is accountable for the entire credit granting process, including the consistent application of a credit policy, periodic credit reviews of existing customers, and the assessment of the creditworthiness of potential customers, with the goal of optimising the mix of company sales and bad debt losses.

Principal Accountabilities:


  1. Maintain a department organisational structure fit to meet all goals and objectives
  2. Properly motivate the credit and collections staff
  3. Measure department performance with appropriate metrics
  4. Provide for ongoing training of the credit staff
  5. Manage relations with lawyers and any collection agencies
  6. Manage relations with credit reporting agencies
  7. Manage relations with the sales department and senior management
  8. Report on all extended terms and bad debt regularly

Credit Operations

  1. Maintain the corporate credit policy
  2. Recommend changes in the credit policy to senior management
  3. Create a credit scoring and reporting model
  4. Manage customer credit files
  5. Monitor the credit granting and updating process
  6. Accept or reject the staff's credit recommendations
  7. Personally investigate the largest customer credit applications
  8. Monitor periodic credit reviews
  9. Monitor credit notes and advise upon suitability
  10. Manage the application any relevant late payments, interest and court costs
  11. Maintain debtor-days on sponsorship at 45 and delegate ticket at 35

Supervises: Credit control staff

The Successful Applicant

We are looking for a driven, professional and confident Credit Manager. Someone who is personable, committed and not afraid to "get stuck in " when needed. the successful Credit Manager will be happy leading and motivating a team and will be able to liaise at all levels.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive remuneration
  • City centre location - easily accessible via public transport
  • pension
  • Excellent working conditions
  • Interesting and varied role

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