Collections Officer

Recruiter
G2 Legal
Location
Leeds
Salary
Competitive + Benefits
Posted
12 Mar 2019
Closes
09 Apr 2019
Ref
318442/4/RA/11
Contact
Rachael Atherton
Sector/Practice Area
Financial Services, Other
Vacancy Type
Legal Support
Contract/hours
Permanent
Collections Officer.
 
This role is with the UK’s largest independent law firm, based in Leeds, solely focused on the recovery of debt for UK lenders, debt purchasers, central Government, and commercial businesses.
 
The main purpose of the Collections Officer role will be to support the Team Leader in providing a professional, efficient, and effective debt recovery litigation service in respect of unsecured consumer debts. 
 
To be considered for this role, you must have experience in consumer debt collection and debt recovery litigation (including County Court Rules). 
 
Duties will include:
  • Ensuring all internal and external SLAs set are achieved
  • Communicating with clients, 3rd parties, debtors/consumers, and colleagues
  • Providing training to assistants
  • Negotiating with debtors and 3rd parties to maximise the new recovery 
  • Refering all complex/defended hourly rate activity
In addition to these duties, there is the opportunity to have involvement in: client meetings, client billing and reporting, embedding client changes, testing changes, workload allocation, and new client take on set up.

If you are an experienced Collections Officer, I urge you to apply for this role. 
 
Please get in touch ASAP to discuss this role in Leeds further, or apply immediately via the link.
 
Rachael Atherton. 0113 254 9296.