Friday, 12 September 2014

Credit Controller Jobs at Agricom Africa (T) Ltd

Job Title: Credit Controller

Employer: Agricom Africa (T) Ltd

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 15th Sept 2014

Job Description:

A fast growing company dealing in agro equipment and implements seek to employ a Credit Controller to handle its fast growing debtor’s book.


Contacting individuals or business customers when payment is overdue
Asking them to settle their account and explaining the terms of their credit
Using specialist computer databases to check credit records
Re-negotiating repayment plans if people are in financial difficulties
Setting up and maintaining customer files
Processing payments
Visiting debtors to collect payments (known as 'field collection')
Tracing missing debtors
Starting legal proceedings if debts are not paid within an agreed time
Arranging for goods to be repossessed to cover the outstanding debt
Liaising with solicitors, bailiffs and debt counsellors where necessary.
Checking customer’s credit ratings with banks
Setting up the terms and conditions of a loan
Timely and effective collection of all debts and customers payments
Maintaining contact with clients to ensure invoices are clear for payment
Resolving queries both internally and externally around outstanding invoices
Posting and allocating daily receipts to accounting systems
Providing accounts information to internal departments

Person Specification:

Typical qualities and qualifications of a successful candidate to include:

ICM qualification and or relevant degree.
Ability to establish and maintain good client relationships, both internally and externally at all levels
Ability to reconcile complex accounts and have excellent attention to detail
Competence in Microsoft Office products, XL and accounting software programs
Prior experience with systems including invoice discounting
Calm, confident manner to handle potentially uncomfortable conversations.

How to Apply:

Interested and qualified candidates can submit their detailed CV to: