Credit Manager - 12 month contract

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Corporate Functions


Posted: 14 Nov 2018
Weekly Hours: 39
Role Number: 200006817
Apple is a place where extraordinary people gather to do their best work. Together we create products and experiences people once couldn’t have imagined — and now can’t imagine living without. If you’re excited by the idea of making a real impact, a career with Apple might be your dream job… Just be prepared to dream big. Apple has been operating in Cork since 1980. We have grown to over 5000 employees, serving our customers through a wide range of critical business functions, which are key to Apple’s continued success. Teamwork is important at Apple, and every day you will connect with and be supported by your peers and colleagues at one of the most diverse and inclusive companies in the world. As an individual, you will have responsibility for contributing to our continued success and be a key player within your job function. We support and promote career development throughout the organisation, offering a long and exciting career with many opportunities to enable you to perfect your existing skills - and acquire new ones. Ywill become a member of the wider finance team at Apple. With over 350 employees from a multitude of backgrounds, the Finance department in Cork supports all functions of Apple in EMEIA, including Sales Fulfillment, Logistics, Manufacturing and Operations, Apple Music, Apple Retail as well as being part of the Global Business Solutions (GBS) function. Order to Cash is a team that supports Apple’s revenue generation and related cash collection across its varied lines of business. We are a team of 70 people within GBS that supports these functions for the business and interacts daily with our global colleagues. You will be responsible for managing credit for a large portfolio of accounts. This will involve close interaction with the wider GBS Order to Cash team, Apple sales teams, European Credit Team, and Legal.

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent communication, organizational & interpersonal skills
  • Be a self-starter who is motivated, innovative and ambitious
  • Financial statement analysis proficiency, plus ability to draw conclusions from financial statements, M&A and footnotes. Exhibits strong knowledge of accounting concepts and corporate finance themes
  • Well-versed in customer contract credit language and credit risk mitigation structures and implementation (e.g. collateral, credit insurance, bank support, parent support, etc.)
  • Thrive working in a fast-paced environment and show flexibility in dealing with evolving situations.


Excellent customer services to both external & internal customers ie. Apple business teams, Credit Team, Collections team and Cash Applications team. Assist in bringing new customers into the credit process by analyzing financials and setting appropriate credit limits Prepare periodic credit reviews and bad debt reserve analysis and reporting Build positive relationships with work partners in Sales Finance, Sales, Operations, Global Business Solutions Determines methods and procedures on projects and may oversee activities of other employees as a Team Lead or participate in cross-functional teams to improve organizational processes Able to operate independently with minimal direct supervision, relying on own judgement and discretion to think creatively and resolve a variety of highly complex issues in effective ways. Ensuring all activities are completed in accordance with Sarbanes Oxley

Education & Experience

Part qualified accountant or equivalent third level qualification

Additional Requirements