Debt Collector

  • Full time
  • 1 week ago
  • Lilongwe
  • Salary MWK 000 / Monthly
  • Job Qualifications Diploma

Job Description

GardaWorld seeks to engage the services of a Debt Collector to be based at its regional Office in Blantyre.


Position: Debt Collector
Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Head- Credit Control, the successful candidate shall be responsible for following up debts of active and terminated accounts, in addition to following up old invoices that remain outstanding.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Collections of debts of active accounts within a set time frame
  • Collections of outstanding debts of terminated accounts within a reasonable time frame, before legal action is taken
  • Reconciles customer accounts to ensure and physically meets the clients for settlement
  • Acts as a liaison between customers and the company with regards to negotiation of the debt recovery
  • Responds promptly and completely to both client and internal enquiries
  • Proposes write off of irrecoverable receivables
  • Providing ad-hoc reporting as and when requested by management

 

Qualifications, Experience and Other Attributes

Ideal candidates must possess the following:

  • Diploma in Accounting, Business Administration or Credit Management from a recognised institution
  • Trained in Credit Management, Customer Service and Communication skills
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar position within a service industry
  • Ability to communicate effectively and in a professional manner.
  • Ability to negotiate (i.e. use of full and complete information to negotiate best arrangement).
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Detailed oriented.
  • Ability to plan, organize, prioritize and multi-task.
  • Solutions-driven.
  • Basic technical phone skills.
  • Ability to refer to policy and procedures when applying information and making decisions
  • Good time management skills


How to apply

Interested candidates must submit their applications supported by detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certified certificates and three traceable referees to:

The Human Resources Manager

GardaWorld

P.O. Box 2084

Lilongwe

Email: [email protected]
Closing date for receiving applications is Friday, 23rd October 2020.

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