Credit Service Assistant

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Location
Mulberry, Florida
Industry
Customer Service & Call Center
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Salary
US$ 12.00 - US$ 12.50 per hour, $12.00 - 12.50 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_26381
Contact
Melissa Tomachesky, Spherion
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Job Description

Responsible to assist customers and stores in carrying out the credit services process related to delinquent accounts as well as processing accounts for litigation and bankruptcy. Assist in all areas of the Credit Services Department.

Prepare and mail various letters including but not limited to: bad check, collections, FOI, audits and general response letters.
Prepare account audits and mail, fax or email to appropriate party.
Evaluate, research, and validate requests for customer account adjustments. Make necessary and accurate adjustments to accounts in accordance with company and departmental policies.
Provide superior support to customers, retail stores, dealers and other company departments by providing requested information or workable solutions to customer account, billing, bankruptcy, credit granting and/or litigation matters in a timely and courteous manner.
Receive customer payments, post to customer accounts following established payment acceptance policy. Record payments for bankruptcy accounts.
Process litigation and repossession requests and communicate status to stores.
Provide information to banks and mortgage companies (account verification)
Communicate necessary and accurate information with outside parties such as courts and/or attorneys.
Process bankruptcy dismissals and or discharges.
Review and transfer or flag accounts as needed according to policy and procedure.
Follow all laws and regulations governing credit and collections, as well as corporate policies and procedures developed to reinforce those laws and regulations.
Perform special projects or tasks as assigned by management.

Working hours: 9am-8pm

Skills:
High school diploma / GED
Two years of collections, billing, or customer service experience.
Ability to communicate effectively with management, courts, outside attorneys, customers and personnel by telephone, or through written communication; assimilate information and make decisions; work under pressure in a detailed, organized manner.
Intermediate computer skills to include Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel).
Ability to use and complete the essential functions with the Credit Services systems.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, procedures or governmental regulations. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages in order to evaluate merchandise value.
Analytical skills, problem solving and decision making abilities.
Effective time management skills and the ability to multi-task.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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