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Credit Manager
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Direct Hire
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Our client, a well-respected tree nut grower and processor focused on exports.

Position Description: 

Responsible for overseeing the credit granting process for the company. Optimize company sales and reduce bad debt losses by maintaining the credit policy.

Essential Functions/Accountabilities:

  • Reviewing and updating the company’s credit policy.
  • Researching and evaluating customer's credit worthiness (both domestic and international)
  • Researching, validating and authenticating future customer identity
  • Manage customer onboarding and setup and continuing maintenance
  • Develop, review and update our company’s credit policies
  • Monitor payments and aging; working to minimize DSO and contacting customers per credit policy regarding aged receivables
  • Monitor cash against documents efficacy (especially for international shipments)
  • Interface with appropriate parties to help resolve cash against documents issues
  • Primary liaison with risk management agencies
  • Ensure that existing customers are in good standing by conducting periodic reviews
  • Build and maintain relationships with collection agencies, credit reporting agencies, and insurance providers.

Requirements and skills:

  • Proven work experience as a Credit Manager, Credit Analyst or similar roll
  • Experience in international shipping
  • Experience in handling and resolving issues around cash against documents
  • Degree in Accounting, Economics, Banking and Finance or relevant field
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software
  • Excellent analytical skills, with the ability to create and process financial excel spreadsheets
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Advanced mathematical skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Detail orientated.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment; with start-up and corporate experience preferred
  • Team player with an entrepreneurial attitude


  • Project Management.
  • Technical Capacity.
  • Problem Solving/Analysis.
  • Communication Proficiency.
  • Customer/Client Focus.
  • Leadership.
  • Decision Making.
  • Time Management.


Commensurate with experience. Exceptional benefits package, including health, dental, vision, life, retirement, and daycare benefits.

Laura Hill, CEO / Executive Recruiter | 661-340-5099 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.