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Collections Officer

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Salary:£21,710 - £23,930 

Working pattern:Full time, Permanent 


Closing date:22 May 2022 at midnight 

We are currently recruiting for Collections Officer (grade 2) within the Collections Team of our Operations Directorate.

About us
The Scottish Legal Aid Board (SLAB) was set up in 1987 to manage legal aid in Scotland. We are a non-departmental public body responsible to the Scottish Government. Our main purpose is to manage and improve continuously publicly funded legal assistance and to advise Scottish Ministers on its strategic development for the benefit of society.

If you wish to learn more about the Scottish Legal Aid Board (SLAB) and our other direct services please visit

About the role
The essential purpose of the job is to collect efficiently and economically, all contributions, expenses, principal sums and other debts due to SLAB; and to identify uncollectible debt at the earliest possible time.

This post is permanent on a full time basis.

If you are applying for a full time position or on a part-time basis (less than 37 hours per week), please give details of the number of hours and pattern of part-time work you would be interested in. Further information is supplied in the ‘General Information for Applicants’ document.

For more details about this role, to see a full list of essential criteria and required competencies please go to Additional Information on the vacancy page.

To find out more about working at SLAB please visit

Completed applications should be returned by Sunday, 22 May 2022 (midnight) via SLAB’s recruitment portal. Interviews will likely be organised via video conference.

Application Information

To apply please click 'Apply online' button and complete the application form.

For assistance, please email