Robert Half Collections Specialist in LANSING, Michigan
Description The strongest candidates for this Collections Specialist position will be 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 full-time Collections Specialist position is available in the Lansing, Michigan area. Nourish your career as an experienced Collections Specialist at a growing company in the Manufacturing when you contact Robert Half today!
Record all customer payments to the correct reports
Yield to all Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act rules and regulations
Ensure payments are processed
Act as a company representative in upholding quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries
Update customer files to ensure data integrity
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
Process bankruptcy filings correctly when received
Direct all billing and reporting activities in accordance to deadlines Requirements - AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience
Telephone Answering System experience
Commercial credit experience preferred
Demonstrated knowledge of Debt Settlement
Debt Collection experience
Adeptness in account reconciliation
Commercial collections experience
Foundational knowledge in Accounts Receivable (AR)
Effectively analyze customer accounts make decisions based on said analyses
Previous experience using accounting software
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