We are looking for a reliable and strong candidate to fill the post of Debt collector to contact debtors and claim outstanding debts towards their creditors.
You will be responsible for recovering the money owed in as little time as possible.
This position can be stressful and difficult. A debt collector will have to be polite and sensitive towards people while also remaining committed to their purpose and persistent.
Excellent communication skills and a sense of urgency are extremely useful to succeed in this task.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the following :
Keeping track of assigned accounts to identify outstanding debts
Planning course of action to recover outstanding payments
Locating and contacting debtors to inquire of their payment status
Sending of account statements to creditors
Locate defaulting debtors, make plans to ensure payment and ensure payments plans are adhered to
Successful applicants must meet the minimum requirements below :
ZICA level 3
3 yrs experience working as a Debt Collector in a reputable organisation
Literacy with Accounting packages, Microsoft Dynamics Nav preferred but not required
Proficiency with Microsoft Office packages
Knowledge of relevant legal requirements and accounting ethics
Excellent communication and people skills
Apt in negotiating and persuading
Ability to be polite and compassionate without lacking confidence and firmness
How to Apply