Robert Half International Collections Specialist in CALVERTON, New York
Description You'll be interested in this Collections Specialist position if you're a natural leader driven a strong sense of accomplishment, and a focused, detail-oriented thinker with a background in accounting, finance or business administration. Based in the Calverton, New York region, this short-term temporary-to-full-time role is a great opportunity for a Collections Specialist. An experienced Collections Specialist will be able to nourish their career at a growing company in the Retail industry in this position. If you're interested, contact Accountemps today!
Act as liaison in maintaining quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries
Head all billing and reporting activities in response to deadlines
Ensure payments are processed
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Control inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence
Comply with all Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act rules and regulations
Oversee and update customer files to ensure data accuracy
Correctly process bankruptcy filings when received
Log all customer payments to the correct reports Requirements - 3+ years of prior high volume collections experience
Ability to analyze and make decisions on customer accounts
Strong communication and social skills
Prior experience working with collections/accounting software
Strong familiarity with AS400
Customer service experience
Commercial collections experience
Command of consumer collections
AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred
Accountemps, 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 U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.