Collection Officer

  FINCA Afghanistan
  Afghanistan Unspecified 422
Date Posted:Nov 14, 2010
Closing Date:Dec 9, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:General
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:Fresh
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About FINCA Afghanistan:


Job Summary:

The Collection Officer will be responsible for collecting delinquent loans that are late by 30 days or more. The Collection Officer works closely with Credit Officers / Supervisors / Managers under supervision of the National Collection Manager to tackle delinquency issues. In addition, he/she maintains close communications with governmental Judiciary departments for resolving cases referred from FINCA.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Collection of the late payments and delinquencies in line with FINCA’s policies and procedures
• Preparation of daily schedule for collection of the late payments and delinquencies in collaboration with credit department.
• Monitoring of the collections to identify late payments and delinquent loans
• Maintain close communications with judiciary departments of the government
• Resolve delinquency cases referred to the court
• Conduct frequent field visits to the delinquent clients.
• Prepare a weekly report for the National Collection Manager on the progress of the delinquent repayment collections.
• Report all late payments and delinquencies to Branch Manager/Credit Manager, Credit Supervisor and Collection Manager and explain the cause of the delinquencies and take immediate action to recover the loan.
• Regularly meet with delinquent groups/individuals for the recovery of the delinquent loan.

Job Requirement:

Required Qualifications and Attributes:

• University diploma in Law or Political Science or Economics is essential
• At least one year experience in related field
• Experience in resolution of administrative and monetary cases in the judiciary and legal organizations
• Experience in private business, credit, trade, is desirable
• Experience working in the community is essential
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Flexible in terms of traveling in the provinces for short period
• Dari and Pashto fluency required, some knowledge of English is an advantage.
• Computer skills (typing in Dari and Pashto) is essential

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