Credit & Collections Specialist in Birmingham, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/12/2020

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Job Description

Title: Credit and Collections Specialist
Annual Salary: $35,000 - $40,000
Location: Birmingham, Al

Vaco has been called upon by a top Birmingham client to identify a Credit and Collections Specialist to add to their growing team.

Responsibilities:

  • Work daily with vendors to ensure they are meeting the expectations and that all laws and regulations are being followed.
  • Prepare and place new charged off accounts with the attorneys/collections office.
  • Skip trace on accounts when necessary.
  • Research and resolve credit-reporting disputes.
  • Responsible for following all BSA/OFAC policies and procedures.
  • Prompt and regular attendance is required.
  • Manage recovery queues daily.
  • Maintain history indicating all collection activity.
  • Ensure judgments are being recorded on approved accounts.
  • Place appropriate codes, holds, and blocks on delinquent accounts.
  • Maintain and handle the various reports associated with the recovery accounts.
  • Post recovery payments daily.
  • Manage attorney and collection invoices.

Requirements:

  • Three or more years of similar or related experience with a financial institution, collection organization or similar field.
  • Knowledge of the collection laws in the State of Alabama.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Detail oriented, responsible, self-starter, team player, and able to learn quickly.
  • Able to manage a variety of tasks concurrently.

ONLY CANDIDATES WITH REQUIRED EXPERIENCE WILL BE CONSIDERED.

Benefits to working with Vaco: Through no cost to you, working with Vaco recruiters gives you an advantage over your competition. In the local market, Vaco partners with most companies to fill their accounting and finance needs. In most cases, our recruiters will have a relationship with the human resources manager or the hiring manager directly. Instead of being another faceless resume, with Vaco, you have an advocate to get you the opportunities that you want. Your recruiter will promote your strengths and assets to the employer, connecting the dots between your work experience and the open job. Choosing to use Vaco means you are more prepared for your interviews. Through the relationships with the client and history of working with each company, you will be prepared thoroughly for each interview - history of the company, background on the people that you will meet, and in some cases examples of interview questions to prepare. Our recruiters will be able to provide great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities.

DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF RESUMES PLEASE NOTE YOU DO NOT NEED TO APPLY IF YOU HAVE RECENTLY SUBMITTED TO ANOTHER VACO POSTING. YOUR QUALIFICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR ALL OPEN VACO OPPORTUNITIES. Your resume will never be submitted to a client company without your prior knowledge and consent to do so.

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