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Credit Manager

Johannesburg   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • An exciting opportunity to join a international manufacturer in the FMCG sector.
  • A market related package.

About Our Client

Our client is one of the leading manufacturers of household brands throughout Africa, with the main operations situated in Johannesburg. With a particular focus on washing powder, this global company, more then R80 Million rand in book value is seeking to diversify and build other prominent brands in various other sectors.

Job Description

The Credit Manager will be responsible for, but not limited to the following:

  • Ensure all credit controllers (6) meet their monthly targets, with regards to realizing payments from customers and timeously processing of all payments and claims.
  • Reconcile and the unapplied and logged receipts accounts.
  • Ensure all bank payments are allocated on a daily basis as per bank statements.
  • Review and post all trade debtors transactions to general ledger.
  • Ensure appropriate communication with customers.
  • Develop, implement and monitor procedures.
  • Reconcile trade debtors.
  • Report on age analysis.
  • Ensure all credit applications have the correct accompanying documentation.
  • Analyse monthly reconciliations for all accounts.
  • Ensure credit limits remain within the appropriate cover.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal incumbent will possess the following key attributes:

  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills.
  • Able to take ownership of the Credit Control function.
  • Lead and coach staff in the credit control section.
  • Must be able to take the initiative to manage and lead credit function.
  • Excellent analytical, organisation and planning abilities.
  • Outstanding interpersonal and teamwork skills.
  • Excellent IT skills including JDE and other ERP systems, Microsoft word, Excel and PowerPoint.

What's on Offer

The position of Credit Manager offers an excellent opportunity for an individual to join a dynamic multinational manufacturing company that is looking to grow by developing new products and competing in new product segments therefore providing the succesful incumbent with a fast and exciting atmosphere to work and grow.