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Credit Associate 1

Date: Sep 13, 2022

Location: Surrey, BC, CA, V3V 4G4

Company: Sonepar

Sonepar Canada is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in the business-to-business distribution of electrical, industrial and safety products and related solutions. We are a proud member of the Sonepar Group, the world's largest privately-held electrical distributor. In Canada, we are represented by 7 locally managed electrical and industrial distributors and have over 114 locations with coverage in all 9 provinces.


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Under the direction of the OpCo Credit Manager, the successful candidate will perform various administrative tasks as required

Major Responsibilities:

  • Research & compile credit and financial data to determine credit-worthiness of new customer applications including Equifax reports, bank checks, & credit references
  • Update customer master file fields to set up new accounts as well as make changes to existing accounts as required
  • Review shared electronic mailbox on a regular basis and distribute to appropriate staff as required
  • Order office supplies as required
  • Support team on a variety of topics and initiative
  • Processing the opening of new accounts / credit checks.
  • Reviewing and updating customer files, when required.
  • Conducting an investigation on short payments.
  • Appropriately following up on customer issues and inquires.    
  • Other duties as assigned. 



  • Previous experience in working on business software tools including ERPs, web based programs
  • Experience on Microsoft Office modules (Excel, Word, etc.)
  • Accuracy and speed a must
  • Good communication skills, both written and oral

We are interested in knowing you more. Start an exciting new career and enjoy many employee benefits by applying online. Sonepar Canada is thankful for your interest in joining the team, only individuals selected for interview will be contacted.    


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Sonepar is committed to providing a safe environment for our employees, customers, and the communities we serve. We believe the COVID vaccination adds a layer of protection that complements the extensive and necessary health and safety protocols that we have taken to date. In order to be considered for employment at any Sonepar location you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.