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CICMQ Quality Accreditation


What is it? Benefits What you receive Your choice Events


Your Choice


How you would like to be assessed is up to you!

Standard Assessment Approach

  • Companies apply and complete a company profile and questionnaire
  • A ‘Discovery’ session is booked by the Assessor usually for a half day meeting … sometimes longer!
  • Discovery Assessment Report to Applicant Client
  • If CICMQ ‘readiness’ is confirmed, the full CICMQ Assessment is booked usually for a full day … or more depending on the complexity and number of locations of the applicant client
  • Assessment completed
  • Your company joins the Best Practice Network of CICMQ Accredited Organisations

The Workshop Approach

CICMQ Workshop:

  • Launched to assist organisations achieve CICMQ accreditation


  • Engage credit management teams in the process
  • Ensure credit teams are involved in developing ‘Best Practice’
  • Develop the staff through knowledge sharing


  • Gain access to the CICMQ Best Practice Network of Accredited Companies to assist and share knowledge
  • Templates and guides provided for the teams
  • Workshop output fully documented
  • Action Plan to achieve CICMQ Accreditation and Assessment date set!
  • Stakeholder Management Plans and Roadmaps
  • Cross functional ‘Cash Challenge’ to ‘re-launch’ Credit Management within your company and significantly increase cash in a given period!



Accredited Companies

CICMQ Members Library

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“You become part of an elite group of companies enabling the sharing of knowledge and best practice. We are very proud to be viewed as one of the industry leaders – this is cemented through this recognition.”
The Adecco Group