Accounting Assistant

Robert Half
Havre De Grace, MD
Jun 08, 2021
Jun 11, 2021
Full Time
Ref ID: 02010-0011841701Classification: Collections SpecialistCompensation: $18.05 to $20.90 hourlyThere is a job opening with Accountemps for a veteran Collections Specialist with a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail. This Collections Specialist role will be based in the Havre de Grace, Maryland region and will be a short-term temporary employment opportunity. If you are looking to apply your talents in a dynamic environment with a group of other talented individuals, apply today!Responsibilities- Ensure payments are processed- Ensure bankruptcy filings are processed in the correct manner when received- Log all customer payments to the correct reports- Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment- Head all billing and reporting activities in response to deadlines- Handle inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence- Maintain quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries- Maintain and update customer files to ensure data integrity- Comply with all Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act rules and regulationsJob Requirements:- 2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills- Experience using accounting software- Deep understanding of Billing Collection- Consumer collections experience- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience- Billing experience preferred- Ability to survey and make decisions regarding customer accounts- AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferredAccountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs. When you work with us, you're working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes' inaugural list of America's Best Temporary Staffing Firms. Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (