Assistant Credit Specialist


Columbus, OH, US, 43219

Company:  9290-FCX Performance, Inc



Our company culture is friendly, fun with healthy competition and rewards. At Applied Industrial, we offer integrity, inclusion, and career advancement. Individual contributor’s hip and ideas are encouraged and welcomed.


FCX Performance/a company under Applied Industrial Technologies is the premier distributor of highly engineered valves, instruments, pumps and lifecycle services to MRO and OEM customers across diverse industrial and process end markets. 

As an Assistant Credit Specialist, you will be responsible for collecting new customer information and ensuring the customer is properly setup in our ERP to facilitate proper invoicing and communication with the customer.

Other Responsibilities Include:

  • Communicate with customers and FCX team members in courteous and professional manner.
  • Monitor and track customer credit applications received daily.
  • Complete setup of new customers in ERP system.
  • Collect and review customer credit references and utilize 3rd party credit reports to assess proper credit limits.
  • Update billing and other customer information in ERP as required.
  • Work closely with Credit Specialists and sales team to validate and release orders.
  • Assist Credit Specialists with required export compliance processing as needed.
  • Assess customer requirements to ensure invoices are processed and paid timely.
  • Research and resolve issues with customers and/or sales staff.
  • Ability to work with management and staff members in multiple offices and prioritize deadlines and requests.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Outlook) required.  Experience with Adobe Acrobat a plus.


Why join us?

There is a reason Applied Industrial has been named a Best Workplace 20 times. Applied has earned the Outstanding Employer Support award from the US Navy, 50 Best Companies to sell for in the US, and we are a GSA approved vendor.  You will receive rewards and resources to fulfill you both professionally and personally. In addition to competitive pay and all the benefits you would expect from an industry leader (401K, insurance, time off, employee assistance, etc.) you will also enjoy: 

  • A LASTING CAREER – Career paths are available in sales, operations, or management
  • Professional development and training.
  • Team oriented company culture.
  • Great work/life balance.

Preferred Education/Experience:

  • High School Diploma required; Bachelor or Associates Degree in Accounting a plus!
  • Prophet 21 or similar ERP system a plus!

Individual contributors with fresh ideas and passion for excellence are encouraged and rewarded! Apply now for immediate consideration!


FCX Performance, an Applied Industrial Technologies Company, is a leading process flow control company providing technical mission critical products and services to more than 15,000 end users, OEMs, and EPC firms across a broad range of industries and markets.

Founded in 1923, Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) is a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

Nearest Major Market: Columbus

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