Debt Recovery Assistant - £18,000 - Bradford, West Yorkshire

From £14,000 to £18,000 per annum
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our award winning, top tier Client now require a Debt Recovery Assistant to assist the debt recovery team in dealing with matters in a quick and efficient manner, continuing to provide a first class Debt Recovery Service to clients.

  • Deal with a large caseload in an efficient and timely manner, sharing information appropriately with other team members.
  • Deal with new client instructions.
  • Open and close client files.
  • Carrying out credit checks on individuals and companies in line with due diligence procedures.
  • Negotiate and draft repayment plans, while remaining within the limitations of professional protocols.
  • Liaising with clients for instructions.
  • Monitor payments in line with agreed payment plan.
  • Advise clients of prospect of recovery and carrying out enforcement checks.
  • Prepare and send out letters of demand, following matters through to court proceedings and enforcement.
  • Candidates with a minimum of 2 years debt recovery experience are encouraged to apply.

    Preferably experience in a legal or professional services environment – desired

    Knowledge of Court Proceedings - essential

    Accounts ledger experience - essential

    SKILLSExcellent telephone manner and negotiating skills

    Good letter writing skills

    Good communication skills, able to communicate at all levels

    Good IT skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook (IT systems training will be given)

    Strong attention to detail

    Ability to prioritise

    PERSONAL ATTRIBUTESProfessional approach

    Team player, willing to share workloads and tasks

    Self motivated and willing to take responsibility

    Calm under pressure

    Able to demonstrate initiative


    In return you will receive a generous salary for the role and an outstanding benefits package.

    Please apply to Liz at TSR Legal

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