5 Collections Officer Job at Platinum Credit (U) Ltd – Career Opportunity in Uganda

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Job Category: Corporate / Organisation Officer
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job:  06 May 2021
Duty Station:  Uganda
Posted: 22-04-2021
Job Description

Vacancy title:
5 Collections Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Financial Services , Category: Admin & Office ]

Jobs at:

Platinum Credit (U) Ltd

Deadline of this Job:
06 May 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, April 22, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

POSITION: Collections Officer (5 Positions)
COMPANY: Platinum Credit (U) Ltd
LOCATION: Head Office, Kampala

Main Role:
Responsible for the direct collection of delinquent loans .

• Achieving set recovery targets.
• Negotiate viable repayment plans and ensure consistency of payment by a client
• Field Visits and serving demand letters at customer’s workplace/home to persuade/cause them to pay.
• Updating client’s Accounts with feedback collected and uploading necessary documents in the system.
• Skip Tracing.
• To ensure non-performing loans are returned to the collections at source payment method.
• Making outbound collection calls to Customers to ensure payment of outstanding arrears.
• Making field visits to track debtors to ensure payment of outstanding arrears.
• To resolve customer queries related to arrears.
• Liaising with branch staff to ensure non-performing loans in their respective branches are returned to performing.
• To negotiate with Customers on the terms of clearing their outstanding arrears.
• To attain the assigned portfolio performance rates as communicated by management from time to time.
• Identify issues attributing to account delinquency and discuss/raise them with management.
• To liaise with Government agencies and other authorities to maintain very good working relations necessary to maximize payroll collections.
• To diligently handle any collections task as assigned to you from time to time.
• Submission of payment requisitions and new deduction schedules to the votes assigned to you by agreed deadline as communicated by the Collections Manager.

Required Qualifications and Work Experience/Skills:
• Leadership and supervisory skills
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Package
• Customer Care Skills
• Communication skills
• Excellent Numerical and Analytical Skills

• A Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field.
• Knowledgeable about Insurance Finance Product
• Three (3) or more years of experience in a similar role.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 12

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree


Job application procedure
To apply, submit your application, detailed CV and testimonials to the address below;
The Human Resource Manager;
Platinum Credit (U) Ltd

Send your application by
Email to: [email protected] ,
Deadline: 06th May 2021
Platinum Credit (U) Ltd is a subsidiary of Platcorp Holdings Ltd