Revenue Collections Officer
An opportunity has become available in our Revenue Team for an experienced Collections Officer who will take responsibility for the collection and recovery of land and water rates arrears and other overdue debts ensuring WDC processes/policies/legislative requirements and timeframes are met.
We are seeking applications from candidates with previous collections experience combined with the ability to deal with customers over potentially sensitive matters in an empathetic and professional manner with a high level of discretion.
To be considered you should also be able to demonstrate the following attributes:
- Strong written and oral communication skills.
- Excellent computer skills.
- Ability to use Excel and other applicable software to analyse data and present results.
- Ability to produce reports using balanced judgement on issues that are open to interpretation.
- Proven capability of working well within a team environment.
- Drive to achieve results and work to set timeframes.
- A high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
If this sounds like you and you're ready to make the move to a role within a community focused organisation offering a great work environment, then apply online or contact us for more information.
Whangarei is a district on the rise. It is Northland's only city and largest commercial centre. Nestled between the forest clad hills at the heart of the beautiful Whangarei Harbour, nowhere in the district is more than 40 kilometres away from our spectacular coastline and commuting to WDC's CBD location is a breeze.
At Whangarei District Council we take our reputation as a lifestyle destination seriously and consider a range of flexible working and work/life balance options for those that want to work in a professional and progressive environment while still having the time to take advantage of everything our district offers.
With median house prices currently at around $500,000, reputable schools, an outstanding natural environment and great, constantly developing facilities, there's a lot that'll make you 'Love it Here!'
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Human Resources team on: (09) 430 4200 or 0800 932 463.