Hours: 22 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
We are seeking to appoint a Trainee Payments Officer, specialising in debt recovery to join our high performing Payments Team. The focus within the Payments Team is to establish a generic team of payments officers dealing with all aspects of ordering through to payment and invoicing through to collection, on behalf of the Council’s service areas. The role will predominantly be dealing with the prompt collection of monies owed to the Council.
You must be flexible in your approach, a good communicator, demonstrate team working skills and be able to work to strict deadlines in a performance driven environment.
Duties include operating a systematic debt recovery process to ensure the prompt collection of monies due to the Council.
Minimum qualifications BTEC National in Business Administration, A levels or equivalent.
In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion."
For further information or an informal discussion please contact Abbie Chiverton on: 01983 821000 ext.8815.
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In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion.
Closing Date : 12 June 2020