Debt Recovery Officer

Recruiter
Tradewind Recruitment Social Care
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
29 Mar 2018
Closes
19 Apr 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Tradewind Social Care have a brilliant opportunity for an experienced Debt Recovery Officer to work within Westminster City Council.

The successful candidate to recover client contributions due towards the cost of adult social care provided by the Coucil at home and in a residential setting.

Main Duties:

  • Work with the Income collection Manager to improve collection rate
  • Provide administrative and practical support in the debt recovery process
  • Chase debt and process payments
  • Liaise with legal servicesto maximise recovery of arrears due unpaid charges for adult social care
  • Answer Counter and Telephone enquiries
  • Any other duties deemed reasonable and commensurate with the post

Essential Skills and Experience Needed:

  • A good knowledge of income collection and debt recovery for services provide by the Council
  • The ability to show initiative when required to work as an individual, and as part of a team
  • Good communication skills , both verbally and in written format
  • The ability to explain and respond to detailed issues in a clear and concise manner
  • The ability to prioritise work and meet defined targets and deadlines

Job Requirements:

Educated to degree level or equivalent

An enhanced DBS that is of satisfactory level is essential

Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years continuous experience working within the same or similar capacity

Our promise to you:

  • A highly experienced recruitment consultant who will provide you with regular updates about vacancies across the UK
  • Career guidance alongside our free CV writing service
  • Free yearly DBS disclosures
  • Prompt and reliable payroll service
  • Excellent aftercare service
  • £100 referral fee – terms and conditions apply

Due to a high volume of applications we receive, we are only able to respond to applicants who meet the needs of our client’S


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