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Debt Management Officer - Ref 064

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our high performing, dynamic and innovative Finance team in the role of Debt Management Officer. This position is a permanent, fulltime position.

 As a team we’re constantly working to create better, faster and more consistent processes for the benefit of our customers. We call this our “Open for Business Programme” and this underpins everything we do as a team.

We are keen to have applications from people who have:


  • effective interpersonal skills with a demonstrated commitment to customer service and willingness to and capability for working with a wide range of people within and outside the organization;
  • demonstrated accurate numerical and data-entry skills;
  • demonstrated effective communication skills, both oral and written;
  • demonstrated practical experience in the finance area;
  • demonstrated experience in debt collection;
  • experience in working closely with financial computer systems and software;
  • demonstrated ability to set priorities and work to and meet deadlines; and
  • ability to work effectively as part of a team.


Working for the Kāpiti Coast District Council means being part of a caring, dynamic and effective customer-focused team who make a positive difference in the community we serve.  If you’d like to be part of the team, contact us now. 

Enquiries about this position should be directed to Jacinta Straker, Chief Financial Officer, on 04 296 4700 or free phone 0800 486 486.

The preferred candidate will need to undergo the usual pre-employment checks, including drug and alcohol screening and police, criminal history and credit checks.

Please note you must be eligible to work in New Zealand.

Please email your cover letter, CV, completed Council Application form, copy of your work visa (if applicable) and Drivers Licence marked “Debt Management Officer - 064” to   


Applications close 12.00 noon, Thursday 26 April 2018

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Kapiti Coast District Council Application form:

Application for Employment (WORD)

 Application for Employment (PDF)

* This document must accompany every application submitted