FMCG Credit Controller Job in Thika, Kenya (150K)

Job Title: Credit Controller – FMCG

Location: Thika

Reports To: CEO

Salary: 120K – 150K

Our client is a leading bread and flour manufacturing company in the country.

They seek to hire a highly-skilled and well-experienced Credit Controller tasked with implementing and adopting turnaround strategies that ensure timely collection of all due debts to the company.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure all invoices and support documentation are dispatched in good time to the clients from the billing department, in liaison with the accountants
  • Resolve any disputes or complaints from clients to ensure a good business relationship
  • Daily reconciliation of debtor’s accounts
  • Ensure that account statements are sent to customers regularly
  • Verify balance of account receivables to ensure all figures are accurate on the ledger
  • Prepare monthly debtors and collection reports
  • Develop, implement and periodically update the credit control policy
  • Review and report on the accuracy, timeliness and relevance of the financial and other information that is provided for management
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor from time to time

Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Accounting, with a Diploma in Credit Management
  • At least 8 years’ relevant working experience, 3 of these at a senior position preferably in the manufacturing industry
  • Experience in accounting, credit handling and auditing
  • Prior experience working with SAP software
  • FMCG sector knowledge with good understanding of business dynamics of the industry will be an added advantage
  • Good leadership skills and experience in problem solving, negotiation and turnaround management
  • Highly developed analytical and reporting skills with excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to form effective working relationship with staff and other stakeholders

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 (Credit Controller – FMCG) to before Monday, 23rd March 2020.

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

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted

Accounting and Finance
Updated: March 16, 2020 — 7:50 pm