Debt Collector

The University of Africa (UoA) is a Private Distance-Learning University established in 2008 with a solid record of excellence.

We are a Zambian University and as such we are proudly registered and audited by the Zambian Higher Education Authority and all of our qualifications are also accredited by the Higher Education Authority.

We are looking for a reliable and self-driven Debt Collector to join our team! Your main duty will be to help our company get paid for money it is owed. You will be responsible for contacting debtors and negotiating payments. You will be the main person responsible for recovering the money owed in as little a time as possible.

Debt Collector duties and responsibilities

  • Keep tracking outstanding debts
  • Plan course of action to recover owed money
  • Locate and contact debtors
  • Negotiate payoff deadlines and payment plans
  • Handle customers, questions or complaints
  • Identify gaps in the system and recommend solutions
  • Build trust with debtors
  • Update account status and database regularly
  • Comply with requirements when legal action is unavoidable

Debt Collector requirements

  • Police clearance and integrity reference
  • 2 years of experience as a debt collector
  • Experience in working with targets and tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of relevant legal requirements
  • Good knowledge of MS Office and databases
  • Good negotiation and persuasion skills
  • Team player
  • Good time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Qualification of Diploma in a business-related field
  • 3 years clean driver’s license

Send your Curriculum Vitae, application letter and academic qualifications to the email below.

Application deadline
17 May
Email applications to
achaloba@universityofafrica.net
University of Africa Zambia
University of Africa Zambia
Lusaka
University
eLearning and Distance learning
Courses and Qualifications
Established in 2008, the University of Africa offers Distance Education programmes in the Faculties of Commerce and Development Studies, Law and Humanities, and Education. It offers continuous registration throughout the year and a comprehensive electronic resource centre, as well as a Student Portal and availability of modules online. Ideal for working adults wishing to improve their qualifications and lives, the university is registered with the Zambian Higher Education Authority and offers over 40 qualifications that are all accredited by the Zambian Higher Education Authority.
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