21 Sep 2016

Full-Time Collections Officer

Toni AdewunmiAnywhere

Job Description

Our client a renowned financial player provides instant credit solutions to employees. The firm collaborate with employers and provide their staff with an online platform to access loans. We are seeking to recruit on behalf our client an outstanding individual for the role of a Collections Officer

Job Description

The candidate will need to have
Knowledge of debt collection best practice and approach to debt types
Understanding of the debt position and how this affects the team and council overall
Knowledge of relevant legislation, government guidelines and best practice in relation to debt recovery
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and ability to interact with partner organisation, departmental contacts and senior managers (written, verbally and face to face)
Ability to negotiate debt and payments with customers
Proven ability to use investigative skills maximise cash collection
Ability to maintain confidentiality when handling customer enquiries and other information
Ability to maintain real time data information systems
Ability to manage caseload to meet performance targets
Experience of collecting monies in the private or public sector
Experience of working in a fast paced predominantly telephone based office environment driven by target setting
Experience of negotiating assertively and dealing with customers under difficult circumstances


Minimum of 3-4 year(s) in debt recovery and must have been practising for the above number of years

Desired Qualities:

Relationship development and management skills
Professional work attitude
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to work in a dynamic environment
Strategic and innovative thinking
Oral and written communication skills
Interpersonal skills
Client Relationship Management
Good Negotiation Skills
Good IT skills
Well-versed in how business operate with financial acumen
High degree of professional ethics, integrity and gravitas
Excellent judgement and analytical skills

Bachelor of Laws (LLB); BL Law,


Preferably Male
Suitable candidates should send resume to chichi.wamah@gmail.com

Job Categories: Job Vacancies in Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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