If you are looking for a role as a Credit Manager then you will have a proven track record in deciding who to give credit to as part of your company’s thorough checks and being able to manage a team of staff who are approving credit for customers.
As part of your role, you will need to check customers’ credit history and perform checks to see if they can be given credit in accordance with the terms and conditions. You will need to be an excellent communicator and customer focused for this role. You will be checking credit histories and making decisions about lending.
Salaries for Credit Managers are between £27,000 and £38,000 a year. With experience, your earnings can be between £40,000 and £50,000 a year.
If you have found a role in which you are interested in applying, please see the below covering letter which you can use as an example.
Related: Credit Controller Cover Letter
Credit Manager Cover Letter
Mr. A. Employee
1, My House
Mrs. A. Manager
Application for the role of Credit Manager
I would like to apply for the role of Credit Manager which you have got advertised in (where and when).
I have worked in finance for (how long) and worked in a credit role assessing customers suitability to gaining credit of varying amounts depending on their requirements and keeping on top of any lending and ensuring that payments are made on time and negotiating repayment plans where necessary.
I have been supervising a team for (how long) and feel that I am now ready for a Manager role and feel that with my excellent communication skills I will be able to motivate and encourage a team and teach them the skills of credit that I have learnt over the years myself.
I am organised and thorough and have a firm but fair attitude and want to continue learning the world of finance and improve on my skills to ensure that I will continue to be challenged in the role of Credit Manager.
Please find enclosed my CV, if you have any questions regarding my skills and experiences, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Thank you for taking the time to read my letter and CV.