Collections Specialist

Employer
Accountemps
Location
Cockeysville, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID:02010-0010081751Classification:Credit/CollectionsCompensation:$10.29 to $11.91 per hourAccountemps is looking for an experienced Collections Specialist with a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail. This Collections Specialist role will be based in the Cockeysville, Maryland region and will be a long term temporary employment opportunity. If you are determined to succeed and are looking for a new opportunity, contact us today! Responsibilities - Abide by all rules and regulations established by the Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act - Manage all billing and reporting activities in line with deadlines - Handle inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence - Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, eg written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment - Maintain and update customer files to sustain data integrity - Guarantee payments are processed - Log all customer payments to the correct reports - Act as liaison in maintaining quality service to the customer and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries - Process bankruptcy filings in the correct manner when received- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) - Prior experience working with accounting software - Ability to analyze and make decisions on customer accounts - 2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience - Comprehensive knowledge of consumer collections - AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferredAccountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills - helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune(R) magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2017 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.