Robert Half Accountemps Collections Specialist in Jacksonville, Florida

Experienced candidates with a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail will be excited about the Collections Specialist job opening Accountemps is filling for a company in the Manufacturing field. This Collections Specialist position in the Jacksonville, Florida region is a long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity. If you are interested in building your career as a finance professional that is part of a growing team, contact us today!

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Direct all billing and reporting activities in accordance to deadlines

  • Act as liaison in maintaining quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries

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

  • Catalog all customer payments to the correct reports

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

  • Process bankruptcy filings correctly when received

  • Oversee and update customer files to ensure data consistency

  • Process Payments

  • Take care of inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence

  • Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills

  • Commercial collections experience desired

  • Accounts receivable aging experience

  • Business to business experience preferred

  • Knowledge of credit collections

  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

  • Ability to survey and make decisions regarding customer accounts

  • Prior experience using accounting software

  • 5+ years of prior high volume collections experience

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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