Robert Half Collections Specialist in COLUMBIA, Maryland
If you have a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail, you may be right for our Collections Specialist position. Robert Half is hiring candidates looking to build their careers as finance professionals for an open position in a growing team. This short-term contract / temporary to hire role is for a Collections Specialist who wants to work in the Columbia, Maryland area.
Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment
Comply with all rules and regulations established by the Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act
Manage inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence
Lead all billing and reporting activities according to deadlines
Process bankruptcy filings correctly when received
Maintain quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries
Oversee and update customer files to ensure data consistency
Register all customer payments to the correct reports
If interested, please call Robert Half at 410-423-9454
AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred
Strong familiarity with consumer collections
Credit collections experience
Command of commercial collections
Comprehensive knowledge of Cash Collections
Experience using accounting software
Excellent verbal, written, and social skills
Be able to effectively analyze and make decisions on customer accounts
1+ years of prior high volume collections experience
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