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Base Pay - 20.00 CAD - 24.00 CAD /HourEmployee Type - Full-Time EmployeeExperience - Not SpecifiedIndustries - Accounting, Finance, Professional Services


Ref ID: 05120-0011266617

Classification: Collections Specialist

Compensation: $20.00 to $24.00 hourly

Are you a natural leader driven by a strong sense of accomplishment looking for an opportunity as a Bilingual or Unilingual Collections Specialist? Are you a focused, detail-oriented thinker with a background in accounting, finance or business administration? This Bilingual or Unilingual Collections Specialist role will be based in the Markham, Ontario region and will be a long-term temporary employment opportunity. Candidates looking to nourish their careers at a growing company in the Automotive industry will be interested in this opening for an experienced Collections Specialist. Contact Accountemps today if you're interested!

Major responsibilities

- Take care of inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence

- Update customer files to ensure data integrity

- Register all customer payments to the correct reports

- Process bankruptcy filings in the correct manner when received

- Ensure the processing of payments

- Direct all billing and reporting activities in accordance to deadlines

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

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

- Maintain quality customer service and a positive company image by resolving customer account inquiries


- Prior experience using accounting software

- 2+ years of prior high volume collections experience

- Expertise in Microsoft Excel

- Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

- Ability to survey and make decisions regarding customer accounts

- Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing (English and French), French is an asset.

- AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

If you are interested and available to take on this opportunity, kindly share your resume at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] citing job reference # 05120-0011266617 in the subject line.

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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