Collections Specialist

Company: Accountemps ( Learn More )

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$17.41 - $20.16 /Hour
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Job Description Ref ID:03600-0010343157


Compensation:$17.41 to $20.16 per hour

An exciting Portland based, global distributor of retail fixtures is seeking a temporary Accounting Associate focusing on credit and collections. This company offers a modern office and work environment, with free parking, and an on-site gym and locker room. Main duties include calling customers with overdue accounts, performing credit checks, negotiating payment plans, obtaining credit reports, checking references, reviewing delinquent accounts, processing invoices. The ideal candidate for the credit and collections accounting assistant will have knowledge of the AP process, knowledge of corporate credit and collections methods and have experience with Excel, QuickBooks, and Word. Candidates interested in this exciting opportunity should email their resumes immediately to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].
Job Requirements- AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred - 2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience - Effectively analyze customer accounts make decisions based on said analyses - Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well - Credit policies procedures experience - Credit collections experience preferred - Accounts receivable experience - Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel - Solid understanding of commercial collections

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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