Collections Specialist


$18.00 to $22.00 per hour


Addison, TX

Date Posted:

June 7, 2019

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Temporary Accounting & Finance

We have a Collections Specialist position open for candidates with a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail. If you want to join a growing team and build your career as a finance detail oriented, contact Accountemps today. This short term temporary role is for a Collections Specialist who wants to work in the Addison, Texas area.

****If you are interested in this role and your experience lines up with the requirements listed, please email your resume to [email protected]****

What you get to do every day

- Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment

- Take care of inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence

- Process bankruptcy filings correctly when received

- Head all billing and reporting activities in response to deadlines

- Ensure payments are processed

- Yield to all Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act rules and regulations

- Maintain and update customer files to sustain data integrity

- Record all customer payments to the correct reports

- Act as liaison in maintaining quality service to the customer and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries
- Ability to survey and make decisions regarding customer accounts

- 5+ years of prior high volume collections experience

- Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well

- AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

- Prior experience working with collections/accounting software

- Commercial collections experience

****If you are interested in this role and your experience lines up with the requirements listed, please email your resume to [email protected]****
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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