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Lead statementCollectors collect payments on overdue accounts and bad cheques and locate debtors to make collection arrangements. They are employed by collection agencies, utility companies, department stores, loan companies, banks and credit unions, and by financial and licensing departments within governments.
- locator – collection
- skip tracer – collection
- credit and collection clerk
- collections investigation officer
- collection clerk
- bill collector
- collection officer (except taxation)
- Completion of secondary school is required.
- A business college diploma may be required.
- A period of on-the-job training is often provided for collection clerks and collection officers.
- A collections licence issued by the province or territory of employment is usually required.
- Progression to senior or supervisory positions is possible with experience.
- Accounts receivable clerks
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- Collections supervisors
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- Tax collection officers
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