Collections Specialist

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Customer Service/Call Center

Ref ID: 02990-#######784

Classification: Collections Specialist

Compensation: $20.00 to $22.00 hourly

If you are looking for work as a Collections Specialist, and have a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail, Accountemps is looking to fill a job opening with a company in the Retail field. This long-term temporary Collections Specialist position is available in the New Hyde Park, New York area. If you are looking to apply your talents in a dynamic environment with a group of other talented individuals, apply today! What you get to do every day: - Maintain quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries - Direct all billing and reporting activities in accordance to deadlines - Document all customer payments to the right reports - Ensure bankruptcy filings are processed in the correct manner when received - Control inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence - Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment - Abide by all rules and regulations established by the Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act - Ensure the processing of payments - Oversee and update customer files to ensure data accuracy If interested please email resume to

Job Requirements:
- Ability to survey and make decisions regarding customer accounts - Prior experience working with accounting software - 2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience - Excellent oral and written communication skills - Accounts receivable aging experience preferred - Deep understanding of Microsoft Excel - Solid understanding of commercial collections - Command of consumer collections - AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred If interested please email resume to

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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Associated topics: accounts receivable, auto, collection specialist, consumer, credit, loss, mitigation, mortgage, revenue, treasurer

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