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Greenlight Planet Uganda Jobs – Debt Collections Executive

Job Title: Debt Collections Executive – Greenlight Planet Uganda Jobs

Organization: Greenlight Planet Uganda

Duty Station: Kampala


Job Profile:

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Greenlight Planet are seeking a dedicated Collection Agent to assist their business with the recovery of outstanding payments from debtors. In this role, the candidate’s duties will include communicating with customers via telephone, negotiating payment plans with debtors, and enacting payment plans that eliminate debt.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Utilize various skip tracing techniques and collection strategies (often designed by employee) to locate right parties in order to negotiate payment arrangements on high collectibility or value accounts
  • Negotiate payment terms and methods when right party is reached. The process often requires reviewing the account information in database, and/or asking probing questions of the consumer in order to better understand potential objections to payment
  • Overcome stalls and objections & suggest money sources for debt payment
  • Utilize payment options (credit cards, direct checks) and secure this information so that administrative services can process
  • Negotiate settlements outside of normal guidelines, authorize credit bureaus deletions, negotiate payment arrangements over a longer span of time than normal, take accounts out of treatment (close accounts) within certain guidelines
  • May advise management regarding collection strategy effectiveness for various portfolios
  • May help resolve higher-level disputes
  • Take escalated calls from level I and II collectors
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Updating the account details of customers and resolving pending customer issues

Minimum Qualifications and Skills

  • Any Bachelor’s degree
  • Previous experience in debt collections or a related role is preferred
  • Ability to communicate clearly and succinctly, utilizing proper grammar and telephone etiquette is preferred
  • Computer literacy a MUST
  • Ability to compute basic math calculations using addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and percentages is preferred
  • The employee has contact with individuals within their department and extensive external contact with consumers.


How To Apply for Greenlight Planet Uganda Jobs 2020:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their CVs and Application online via the link below:

Apply Here

Deadline: 17 October 2020

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