credit manager


Credit managers oversee the application of credit policy in the bank. They decide the credit limits to be imposed, the reasonable levels of risk accepted and the conditions and terms of payment made to the customers. They control the collection of payments from their customers and manage the credit department of a bank.

Alternative label

  • credit control manager

  • credit policy manager

  • consumer credit manager

  • branch credit administrator

  • loan and credit manager

  • credit and collection manager

  • credit department manager

  • credit administration manager

  • credit controller

  • senior credit officer

  • credit control supervisor

Regulatory aspect

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Optional skills and competences

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