Robert Half International Collections Specialist in Houston, Texas
Our client located in the Houston Galleria area is currently in need of a Collections Specialist with strong customer service skills on a contract to possible full time basis. This position will be responsible for consumer collections, and collections experience (consumer or commercial) is strongly preferred. Candidates with customer service experience in a call center environment will be considered. There is high bonus potential for the role on a full-time basis where you will be rewarded directly for your collections performance. The responsibilities of the Collections Specialist will include making outbound calls to individual customers in an effort for prompt payment, answering inbound calls relating to account receivable, researching and resolving any disputes or issues, assisting with payment arrangements, ensuring accurate documentation is maintained, generating collection letters, performing adjustments, among other duties as needed. Bilingual in Spanish is highly preferred.
Customer service experience
Foundational knowledge in Account Resolution
Account analysis experience
Strong familiarity with account reconciliation
Consumer collections experience desired
2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience
Prior experience using accounting software
Ability to analyze customer accounts and make decisions based on those analyses
AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred
Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
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Salary: $13.00 - $20.00 / Hourly
Location: Houston, TX
Date Posted: February 23, 2021
Employment Type: Temp to Hire
Job Reference: 04040-0011704501
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance