Credit Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Title: Credit Manager
Reporting To: Group Credit Director
Location: Nairobi
Job Purpose:  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 optimizing the mix of company sales and bad debt losses.
Our client in the Energy Sector, seeks to engage a trustworthy, result- oriented credit manager, to help in maximizing the company’s revenues through effective credit process.

Specific Responsibilities
  • Ensuring collection of outstanding balances and report on debtor’s status
  • Monitoring the credit granting and updating process
  • Monitoring open orders in business partners account
  • Preparing and circulating daily cash status report
  • Conducting credit analysis and rating of customers
  • Validating customers’ statements
  • Updating approved product prices in the system promptly
  • Maintaining the corporate credit policy
  • Recommending changes in the credit policy to senior management
  • Creating a credit scoring model
  • Managing customer credit files
  • validating the staff’s credit recommendations
  • Personally investigating the largest customer credit applications
  • Personally visiting the largest customers to establish relations
  • Managing the corporate financing program
Key Qualifications, Skills and Essential Attributes
  • Bachelors’ degree in a related field
  • CPA (K) / ACCA
  • At least 3 years credit experience in a busy commercial environment
  • Strong analytical, planning, communication, and problem solving skills
  • Self driven and assertive personality
  • Must be a person of integrity, with team leading/playing and attention to detail abilities
How to Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates to send their applications to by 21st July, 2015, clearly quoting the job title in email subject. 

Kindly indicate your current and desired salary.

Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.