Credit and Collections Specilist


$23.75 to $27.50 per hour


El Segundo, CA

Date Posted:

May 31, 2019

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Temporary Accounting & Finance

Accountemps is actively searching for a Collections Specialist with a positive attitude for a role with a company in the Medical Devices industry. As a Collections Specialist, you will be responsible for collections of outstanding accounts receivable dollars from the existing client base and all other aspects of collections, resolving customer billing problems and reducing accounts receivable delinquency. This short-term temporary role is based in the El Segundo, California area. If you are looking to apply your talents in a dynamic environment with a group of other talented individuals, apply today!

What you get to do every single day

- Guarantee payments are processed

- Abide by all Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act rules and regulations

- Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment

- Register all customer payments to the correct reports

- Take care of inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence

- Act as a company representative in upholding quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries

- Administer all billing and reporting activities in response to deadlines

- Oversee and update customer files to ensure data accuracy

- Process bankruptcy filings in the correct manner when received
- AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

- 2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience

- Be able to effectively analyze and make decisions on customer accounts

- Cash applications experience desired

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills

- Prior experience working with collections/accounting software

- Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel

- Must have attention to detail with an eye for accuracy

- Creative, self-disciplined and capable of identifying and completing critical tasks independently and with a sense of urgency

If interested, please apply today and submit your resume to [email protected] for immediate consideration.
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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