Debt Collection Officer

Debt Collection Officer

Job Title: Debt Collection Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $33 - $40 per hour plus superannuation
Start Date: November Start
Reference: 3023006
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 28, 2019 10:17

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently inviting applications for the role of a Debt Collection Officer to join a Council in the south eastern suburbs.
  • 5 weeks 
  • Hourly rate depending on experience (Band 4)
Requirements include:
  • Administer infringement payment plans and other income related activities such as animal registrations/renewals, permit fees to minimise level of outstanding debt to Council
  • Proactively undertake collection action for infringement payments and other income related activities, as directed, to minimise the level of outstanding debt to Council
  • Contribute to the generation of income to support the financial sustainability of Council
  • Respond to enquires from internal and external customers.
  • Participate in and contribute to a positive and customer focussed team environment
Qualifications & Experience:
  • National Criminal History Check
  • Working with Children Check
  • Very good written and verbal communication skills
  • Minimum of 12 months experience in Debt Recovery processes and procedures
  • Ability to understand administrative processes and use a variety of databases and technology
  • A high level of attention to detail and accuracy of documents and data
For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or roles in Local Government, please contact Bryony Reid on (03) 8535 3111.