Robert Half Collections Specialist in FAIRFIELD, New Jersey
Description For this Collections Specialist job, we're looking for candidates who are natural leaders driven by a strong sense of accomplishment, and focused, detail-oriented thinkers with backgrounds in accounting, finance or business administration. This short-term contract / temporary to hire role is for a Collections Specialist who wants to work in the Fairfield, New Jersey area. Nourish your career as an experienced Collections Specialist at a growing company in the Service when you contact Robert Half today!
Manage inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence
Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment
Maintain quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries
Process bankruptcy filings in the correct manner when received
Catalog all customer payments to the correct reports
Comply with all rules and regulations established by the Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act
Manage all billing and reporting activities in line with deadlines
Update customer files to ensure data integrity Requirements - AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred
2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience
Strong familiarity with commercial credit
Credit collections experience preferred
Command of consumer collections
Comprehensive knowledge of commercial collections
Be able to effectively analyze and make decisions on customer accounts
Earlier experience working with various types of accounting software desired
Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills
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