Collections Team Member – Contact Centre Collections Advisor – Debt Recovery Specialist

Job Reference: DJJM1210
Job Title: Collections Team Member – Contact Centre Collections Advisor – Debt Recovery Specialist
Location: London – South East
Salary: £28k – £30k
Employment Type: Permanent

An opportunity for an experienced Collections Team Member – Contact Centre Collections Advisor to take responsibility for the collections and credit control for customers who have missed a payment date, it is multi-channel, digitally aligned operation within a rapidly growing organisation.
The organisation offers a growing and positive environment, where personal development is encouraged and welcomed across the business.

As a collections team member, you will work with the collections team manager to identify venerable customers and work with customers to resolve outstanding debt and resolve any outstanding payments. This is a positive, performance focussed culture which achieves and exceeds SLA’s and delivers exceptional customer and employee engagement.

You will take full ownership and responsibility for your customer base, supporting them through the process and arranging payment plans specific to customers situation and needs to ensure that the outstanding debt is properly managed and ultimately repaid in a fair and compassionate way.

The ability to prioritise and set daily tasks, whilst recognising that flexibility may be required due to the day to day demands of the business will be key to achieving the best possible service levels.

Some of the duties and responsibilities for the – Collections Team Member – Contact Centre Collections Advisor will include:
• Delivering strong debt collection skills in an operational environment
• Positively influence and contribute to the team culture
• Provide exceptional customer service via phone, email, live chat and social media
• Respond to customer complaints and escalate issues as necessary
• Define and develop opportunities to improve processes, procedures and a better service proposition to our customers

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need a proven track record as a Collections Advisor, working within a team of collection advisors across phone, email and live chat and be able to show a clear understanding of FCA regulation. Used to achieving SLA’s and KPI’s you will take ownership of the ongoing customer service delivery and look to improve existing operations as the business continues to grow.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: or visit us at: We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

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Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organisations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Service, Planning, Data, Programmes, Change Transformation, Digital and Customer Contact.

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All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.