FMCG Credit Controller Job in Kenya

Job Title: FMCG – Credit Controller

Industry: FMCG

Salary: 60k – 80k

Contract type: 1 year renewable

Our client is a manufacturer of quality spices and snacks for over 30 years.

They seek to hire a Credit Controller to ensure all customer accounts are within credit terms and limits.

Furthermore, to ensure all collections are done in time.

The incumbent will report to the Chief Accountant and Head of Sales on a regular basis.


  • Ensure customer accounts are reconciled to system statements.
  • Ensure allocation of payments is done.
  • Timely and effective collection of all outstanding debt.
  • Negotiate re-payment plans
  • Maintain contact with clients
  • Resolve queries both internally and externally around outstanding invoices
  • Prepare weekly and monthly collection reports.
  • Ensure customer credit limits and terms are maintained.
  • Timely resolution of customer queries and disputes.
  • Establish and maintain good client relationships, both internally and externally at all levels.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce(Accounting option), or equivalent
  • 5 years in experience 2 of which should have been spent in as similar position
  • In depth knowledge of modern Credit Management Systems & Processes.
  • Working Knowledge of Sage Pastel
  • Proficiency in Ms-Office Applications, Excel and Accounting Software
  • Ability to reconcile complex accounts and have excellent attention to detail.
  • Professional mannerism in handling customers queries, complaints and disputes.
  • Able to work under pressure, disciplined & high level of commitment to duty (able to work evenings)
  • Able to travel 30% of the time
  • Very strong personality and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Unquestionable level of integrity.

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (FMCG – Credit Controller) to before 7th September 2017.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted

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Updated: September 1, 2017 — 3:18 am