Role details

Collections Associate

Reading   •   £21,000 - £25,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A permanent Collections Associate position based in the centre of Reading
  • Working in the Asset Finance team for a rapidly expanding FS firm

About Our Client

A rapidly expanding FS company based in Reading.

Job Description

  • To professionally and effectively collect and recover early arrears and cases in default within the Asset Finance portfolio whilst adhering to all Collections policies and procedures.
  • Be a team player within both the Collections team and the broader Asset Finance team of Aldermore Bank supporting the business as a whole to deliver growth and other targets whilst adhering at all times to the overall compliance policy framework within the business.
  • Assessment and Resolution of customer arrears, by telephone/email/letter where appropriate. Recommendation on longer-term recovery strategy as appropriate.
  • Utilise the Bank's dedicated Asset Finance Software to its full potential using the automated letters/templates and diary system.
  • Meet and exceed objectives set by the Collections Manager.
  • Challenge and look at all times to improve productivity efficiency by way of creating and sustaining a culture of continuous improvement and best practice sharing.

The Successful Applicant

The Person.

  • Asset Finance / Leasing and Collections experience gained within SME market
  • Experience of working within a regulated, banking or financial services environment
  • Experienced at delivering collection and recovery processes within dynamic collections environment
  • Good communication and analytical skills
  • Numerate - able to interpret financial statements (balance sheet/P&L/cash flow)
  • Team Player

What's on Offer

Easily accessible by public transport.

Training and career progression in a niche business.

Plus excellent benefits.

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