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Robert Half Collections Specialist in Garden City, New York


If you have a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail, you may be the Collections Specialist Robert Half is looking for. This long-term contract / temporary Collections Specialist position is available in the Garden City, New York area. If you are actively looking for a new opportunity and want to continue building your career as a finance professional, apply today!

Key responsibilities

  • Take care of inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence

  • Yield to all Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act rules and regulations

  • Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment

  • Record all customer payments to the correct reports

  • Ensure the processing of payments

  • Maintain and update customer files to sustain data integrity

  • Act as a company representative in upholding quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries

  • Administer all billing and reporting activities in response to deadlines

  • Ensure bankruptcy filings are processed in the correct manner when received

    Requirements - Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

  • Prior experience using accounting software

  • Solid understanding of Collection Processes

  • Proficiency in Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Knowledge of Commercial Collections

  • 2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience

  • Ability to analyze and make decisions on customer accounts

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