Credit and Collections Specialist

Choptank Transport
Preston, MD
Oct 23, 2020
Oct 30, 2020
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Job ID: 2020-ACCT-CC-HQ-Q4Location: US-MD-PrestonCategory: Accounting/Finance Overview Our Credit and Collections Specialist is the bookend of the accounting department. From analyzing the initial credit application from a new customer to calling customers for past-due payments, this position is joining our standout Accounting team in keeping this award-winning transportation company rolling! A standout candidate for this position is someone who thrives in finding solutions to problems, has excellent customer service and phone skills, builds relationships, and has a very analytical mindset. Is this you?At Choptank Transport, we're the link between our customers' valuable product (think ANYTHING that will fit on a truck, plane, boat, or train) and drivers + carriers who can transport that product. Logistics is a BOOMING industry that will only continue to grow; don't wait to launch your career with Choptank! Benefits: Be a part of something BIG - we've almost tripled in size in the past five years, and we're on track to do it againPaid training and continuing education classes for leadership and development Mentorship from an experienced teamCompany-sponsored volunteer events, team-building events, and wellness programs Casual dress code. Comfortable people are more productiveCompetitive salaryRobust benefits package: health, dental, vision, pet insurance, PTO, 401K with match + more Tuition reimbursement/student loan pay-down programsWork hard, play hard - Voted 2018, 2019, & 2020 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation Responsibilities What would my day look like? You will analyze customers' credit-worthiness and approving credit applications and credit increase requests by reviewing credit and financial information, and payment trendsYou will make collection calls to current customers who owe on overdue accounts and working to find mutually agreed upon payment arrangementsYou will communicate with sales teams regarding credit worthiness and status of their customers' accountsAccurately balance customer accounts online, while keeping the customer up to date on payment schedules Qualifications What are the job requirements? Associates degree in Accounting preferredExperience with collections, AR, or credit analysis a bonusStrong attention to detail and accuracy in a mathematical environmentStrong independent decision-making skillsAbility to confidently and professionally make collections calls#ZR EOE Statement Choptank Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunities. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Chopank Transport is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and believes that diverse teams build stronger companies.If you need assistance completing your application, email PI125172873