Collections Specialist

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Customer Service/Call Center

Ref ID: 01360-#######632

Classification: Collections Specialist

Compensation: $19.00 to $22.00 hourly

Accountemps is looking for a experienced Collections Specialist with a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail. This role is with a company in the Manufacturing field. Based in the Franklin Park, Illinois region, this long-term temporary-to-full-time role is a great opportunity for a Collections Specialist. If you are looking to apply your talents in a dynamic environment with a group of other talented individuals, apply today! Major responsibilities - Ensure payments are processed - Manage all billing and reporting activities in line with deadlines - Act as a company representative in upholding quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries - Accurately process bankruptcy filings when received - Register all customer payments to the correct reports - Yield to all Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act rules and regulations - Update customer files to ensure data integrity - Attend to inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence - Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment

Job Requirements:
- Prior experience using accounting software - Ability to survey and make decisions regarding customer accounts - Credit collections experience desired - Excellent verbal and written communication skills - 2+ years of prior high volume collections experience - AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE s Most Admired Companies list every year since 1998.

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