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Credit Management Managers

Descriptions & Duties

  • Credit Management Managers manage departmental activities in relation to the provision of credit facilities to customers in accordance with established policies and procedures. They assess and approve client's credit application. They also supervise, direct and control commercial/consumer lending activities.

Generic Competencies

Physical Abilities

Physical abilities

  • Physical strength
  • Eye hand coordination / precision / dexterity


Importance:1 (Max:5) 

Skill is rarely required


Technology Skills

Technology skills

  • Computer literacy
  • Application of technology


Importance:4 (Max:5) 

Skill is frequently required


Cognitive Abilities

Cognitive abilities

  • Creativity
  • Visualisation
  • Logical thinking


Importance:3 (Max:5) 

Skill is basically required


Comprehension And Expression

Comprehension and expression skills

  • Reading comprehension
  • Oral / written expression


Importance:5 (Max:5) 

Skill is required all the time


Social Skills

Social skills

  • Communication
  • Negotiation
  • Persuasion


Importance:3 (Max:5) 

Skill is basically required


Organisation And Execution Skills

Organisation and execution skills

  • Planning
  • Organising
  • Judgement
  • Decision making


Importance:5 (Max:5) 

Skill is required all the time


Problem Solving Skills

Problem solving skills

  • Ability to solve simple and complex problems effectively and efficiently


Importance:5 (Max:5) 

Skill is required all the time


Management Skills

Management skills

  • Leadership
  • Management of finance / time / people / other resources


Importance:5 (Max:5) 

Skill is required all the time


Trade Specific Competencies

Analytical skills

Credit Management Managers must be able to identify issues in client's credit application and suggest solutions.

Detail oriented

Credit Management Managers must pay attention to details when examining documentation.

General Requirements

Academic qualification

  • A recognised bachelor's degree, in business, finance, risk management, statistics or other related disciplines

Career Path & Salary

Private Sector

Monthly Salary $20,000-$30,000

Monthly Salary $40,000-$60,000

Monthly Salary $40,000-$160,000

Work Environment

  • Credit Management Managers generally work in an office setting. They need to work overtime to meet deadlines.

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