Robert Half International Collections Specialist in HOLTSVILLE, New York

Accountemps is looking for a experienced Collections Specialist with a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail. This long term temporary role is for a Collections Specialist who wants to work in the Holtsville, 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!

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Oversee and update customer files to ensure data consistency

  • Attend to inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence

  • Comply with all rules and regulations established by the Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act

  • Guarantee payments are processed

  • Record all customer payments to the correct reports

  • Correctly process bankruptcy filings when received

  • Maintain quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries

  • Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment

  • Lead all billing and reporting activities according to deadlines

  • Command of credit collections

  • Solid understanding of commercial collections

  • 2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience

  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Prior experience working with collections/accounting software

  • Ability to analyze and make decisions on customer accounts

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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