The Chartered Institute of Credit Management (CICM) is Europe’s largest professional association for the credit community. Formed over 75 years ago, the Institute was granted its Royal Charter in 2014. The trusted leader in expertise for all credit and collections matters, it represents the profession across trade, consumer and international credit, and all credit-related services.
We pride ourselves in setting the highest standards and offer a comprehensive range of training and Ofqual regulated qualifications that have become the recognised standard in the credit profession. Our qualifications and range of flexible learning opportunities equip our members with the professional skills they need at every stage in their career. We help organisations of all sizes manage credit and maximise cash collection efficiently and professionally in an increasingly challenging business environment.
Through a comprehensive programme of publications, communications, helplines, conferences and regional events, we ensure our members are supported, kept up-to-date and equipped to meet the demands of the crucial role they perform in modern business. Our website resources are complemented by a range of webinars and social media activity.
We promote professionalism and best practice through our award-winning Credit Management magazine, and our CICMQ quality accreditation scheme recognises outstanding organisations. Giving our members a voice, we influence government policy and direction, and collaborate with other business organisations. Our close relationship is exemplified through our management of the Prompt Payment Code for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), and the highly acclaimed CICM Managing Cashflow Guides of which we were the authors.
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