Tetra Pak Nigeria Job Vacancy for a Credit Controller

Posted on :

17 Jun, 2016

Category :

Accounting Jobs in Nigeria

Tetra Pak – Which takes its name from the original tetrahedron-shaped cartons it developed – manufactures and markets food packaging containers, filling systems, and distribution equipment for industrial customers in more than 170 countries. Its coated-paperboard boxes are used to hold dry, wet, cold, and shelf-stable foods and beverages. The privately-owned company is the largest subsidiary of holding company Tetra Laval International.

Tetra Pak is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Credit Controller

Ref No: LAG00001K
Location: Lagos
Job: Finance & Business Transformation

Job Description

  • Short description: Ensure availability of funds required to make necessary payments , manage credit facilities, ensure compliance to groups policy of banking relationships, support and manage customer collections

Cash Applicator:

  • Collection, banking and posting of cash receipts (accounts receivable) in the course of normal trade.
  • Reconciliation of bank statements, cash in transit account ( accounts receivable and payables
  • Preparation, distribution and analysis of aged receivables reports

Customer Contact:

  • Developing of credit scores, credit limits, payment terms, related policies and procedures, and the approval of credit requests
  • Calculating of interest and/or penalties on past-due/overdue invoices and calculating any associated loss provisions, reserves and bad debt write-off
  • Performing management reporting, record retention and audit support

Tax Management:

  • Preparing of tax returns, including corporate returns, partnership & trust returns, corporation returns as well as state/provincial, local and other tax adjustments and returns including value-added tax (VAT), WHT
  • Coordinating and managing outsourcing relationships with third-party providers

Treasury Management:

  • Developing and managing the company’s approach to managing its risks associated with fluctuating interest rates and currency exposure
  • Providing treasury management policy and procedure, management reporting and audit support specific to the treasury management process
  • Developing and monitoring short and long term cash forecasts


  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • 3 years experience in Finance environment

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should apply below