Credit Manager – Newcastle West

We are currently recruiting for a Credit Manager to join our existing Finance team based in Newcastle West, Co. Limerick. Reporting to the Finance Manager, the successful candidate will play a key role within the finance department as we continue to enhance our best in class department. This role is a fantastic opportunity for a high calibre Commercial Credit Manager to join an ambitious and growing MNC in the Mid-West Region.

Key Accountabilities:


  • Maintain and enhance department organizational structure in order to meet all goals and objectives.
  • Lead, manage and motivate the Credit Control and Accounts Receivable team.
  • Ensure adequate training and coaching is available when applicable to meet staffing requirements.
  • Act as the key point of contact for all major internal and external communications in relation to credit issues.

Credit Operations

  • Maintain the corporate credit policy and recommend changes as required to senior management.
  • Manage customer rebate process.
  • Liaise with the Business Process Team to identify and lead projects to enhance department and wider business efficiencies.
  • Develop KPI suite to drive improved performance.
  • Enhance the process associated with the approval and monitoring of customer credit limits.
  • Develop strong commercial relationships with key customers.
  • Closely monitor the Aged Debt and ensure late fees are applied where necessary.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 4+ years’ experience in a senior credit role, managing large teams
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, communication and presentation skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business and experience with credit scoring systems preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of credit-related laws.
  • Considerable experience with customer negotiations.
  • Creative & innovative individual with a strong ability to identify opportunities to improve processes.
  • Foodservice industry experience desirable but not essential
  • Full clean B driving license.


Please apply with a CV and cover letter referencing the job title by e-mail to


The duties and responsibilities outlined in this job description are neither definitive nor restrictive and may change in detail from time-to-time to meet the changing needs of the business.