Credit Officer – Based in Lautoka/Nadi

  • Oceania Gas
  • Nadi, Lautoka, Fiji
  • Jul 09, 2024
Full time Mining, Resources & Energy

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

VACANCY

Oceania Gas is the leading manufacturer of industrial, medical and food grade gasses in Fiji Islands. We are the authorized distributor in Fiji for BOC gasses, industrial safety and welding products manufactured by world-renowned brands.

Credit Officer – Based in Lautoka/Nadi

We are seeking a diligent and detail-oriented Credit Officer to join our team. The Credit Officer will be responsible for assessing creditworthiness of potential clients, debtor follow-ups, managing credit approvals, cylinder reconciliations and ensuring compliance with company credit policies. The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of financial principles, excellent analytical skills and the ability to make informed decisions based on credit data and financial health indicators. This role will report to the Credit Manager based in Suva and work closely with Finance and Sales teams.

Key job responsibilities are as follows

·         Daily receipting, accurate allocation and reconciliation of customer payments

·         Creating new customer accounts, maintaining and updating customer records

·         Develop and maintain relationships with key clients to facilitate effective credit management process

·         Attending to customer queries and resolve within the given time frame.

·         Contact customers and follow up payments for overdue debtors.

·         Processing deposit refunds of customers and organize payments on-time through EFT

·         Resolve customer queries by carrying out reconciliations between customer cylinder holding and internal inventory records

·         Maintain a strong, effective working relationship with customers.

·         Adhere to organizations standard operating procedures

·         Prepare reports on credit status and provide recommendations to management.

·         Any other work assigned by management depending on the business need.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or an equivalent professional qualification in Finance
  • Proven experience of 2 years as a Credit Officer, Credit Analyst, or similar role in financial services.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to evaluate complex financial data.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Prior experience working in ERP system
  • Proficiency in MS Office (particularly Excel).
  • Knowledge of credit laws and regulations.

 

How to Apply:

Applications will be treated with strict confidentiality and applications together with a detailed CV, Cover letter, Copies of Qualifications and Three Referees should be forwarded no later than 5:00pm, 26th July 2024. All applications should be submitted by email directly to vacancies@oceaniagas.com .

Further Details:

Please note that only online applications will be accepted. All applications send after the due date would not be considered and only shortlisted candidates would be notified.

We thank all applicants in advance for expressing their interest in working with Oceania Gas Limited.

Job Functions

Accounts Receivable (Debtors)

Industry

Mining, Resources & Energy

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor

Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only