Chicago finance recruiter seeks a Credit Manager

Position: Credit Manager

Location: Toledo, OH

Compensation: $75,000-85,000

Overview: Kappa Search, Inc. is a leading  financial recruiting firm based in Chicago that specializes in the permanent placement of candidates into finance and accounting roles. We are currently looking to fill a Credit Manager position for our client situated in the Toledo, OH area. The Credit Manager will direct and motivate the credit department team to create significant outcomes. They will also be in charge of directing and maintaining customer and sales representative interactions. Moreover, they will examine and scrutinize risks of existing and potential customers.

Additional responsibilities Include:

  • Directing credit analysis, reports, and trends
  • Establishing lines of credit and maintaining them
  • Sustaining insurance for credit
  • Sending reports to upper management quickly and efficiently
  • Planning collections strategies
  • Communicating with staff as well as customers
  • Pursuing and reconciling deductions
  • Calculating DSO
  • Administering credit policies and ensuring compliance
  • Creating numerous credit risk prototypes, as needed


  • Bachelor’s in Finance, Accounting, or Business Management
  • Excellent communication skills, particularly in regards to negotiating and reconciling
  • Profound understanding of commercial credit as well as collection laws
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Knowledge of BPCS, SAP, or Epicor preferred
  • Familiarity with national accounts
  • Credit associate member