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Collections Specialist
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  Job posted:   Fri May 18, 2018
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Collections Specialist
Accountemps is looking for a skilled Collections Specialist with a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail. In this role you will be responsible for inbound and outbound collections calls, processing bankruptcy, recording customer payments and overseeing customer files to ensure files are updated properly. This Collections Specialist role will be based in the Metairie, Louisiana region and will be a long term temporary employment opportunity. Get your career moving in the right direction and apply today at or email your resume to!
How you will make an impact
- Take care of inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence
- Process bankruptcy filings correctly when received
- Act as a company representative in upholding quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries
- Head all billing and reporting activities in response to deadlines
- Record all customer payments to the correct reports
- Ensure payments are processed
- Comply with all Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act rules and regulations
- Oversee and update customer files to ensure data consistency
- Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment

- Prior experience working with accounting software
- Bank reconciliations experience desired
- Adeptness in cash posting
- Demonstrated knowledge of accounts payable
- Deep understanding of data entry
- Account reconciliation experience
- Numeric data entry experience preferred
- Experience with Microsoft Excel
- AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred
- Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills
- 2+ years of prior high volume collections experience
- 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.

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