Altara Credit Limited (“Altara”) is a Nigerian consumer and business services venture. Our core value proposition is to improve the quality of life for the average Nigerian by driving financial inclusion. Altara is built on serving the underbanked and the otherwise financially excluded.
Our debut service is “buy now, pay later” where we allow formal & informal sector workers, and SME owners purchase a variety of products and equipment for their homes and businesses but instead of paying for the products in full upfront, pay a small amount over time.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Collection Agent
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Collect outstanding debts from clients and achieve collection targets to ensure positive cash flow.
Maintain debtor’s book to ensure that the debt status is accurate and latest.
Develop reports on an overdue account.
Monitor slow-moving accounts to identify delinquent accounts and take necessary action to recover the debts.
Post customers’ checks and ensure timely credit transfer.
Review collection queue to perform collection activities accordingly.
Adhere to collections policies and procedures.
Close a specific number of collection accounts each month to meet the assigned target.
Contact debtors and implement repayment schedules and terms.
Visit defaulting customers for payment
Assist the company to take legal action against debtors by providing necessary information
Carry out other deliverables as assigned by Team Lead
B.Sc/HND in Business Administration, finance, accounting, or any related discipline
> Minimum of 2 years experience in collections/ Recovery in a consumer finance company, microfinance, or bank
Excellent written and face interpersonal, communication, and persuasion skills
Strong mathematical skills
Commitment to achieving performance goals
Knowledgeable in Microsoft office tools including MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Strong analytical, organizational, and attention to details
Great at time management, multitasking, and prioritizations skills
Ability to take initiative
Ability to work with stress and under pressure.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: email@example.com with the Job Title and Location as the subject of the mail.