Randstad Collections Associate in Paterson, New Jersey

Collections Associate

job details:

  • location:Paterson, NJ

  • salary:$17 - $17.25 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, July 9, 2018

  • experience:Entry Level

  • job type:Temporary

  • reference:S_660751

job description

Collections Associate

A high-end fashion jeweler headquartered in NY is hiring a Collections Associate is responsible for performing a variety of job tasks, to support the collection of outstanding receivables for retail and business accounts. They work closely with external partners, other departments and peers to aggregate the entire collection effort from early stage delinquency through agency placement.



Perform outgoing collection calls for early stage delinquent business accounts.

Secure payment from accounts requiring special handling by preparing pro-forma invoices, invoice consolidation or accessing customer supported payables management

Documentation Preparation

Prepare agency placement paperwork for charged off accounts.

Process payment requests, including check requisitions for A/P processing, for agency and attorney fees.

Fulfill process server requests.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


--Strong verbal and written communication skills

--Critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills

--Detail oriented and ability to multi-task

--Work well under pressure and time constraints

--Ability to navigate the Web and Web based applications


1-2 years related experience in either a collections role OR a high demanding customer service environment

Adaptable to work a flexible schedule

Preferred Qualifications:

4 year degree, preferably finance or business related, in process or completed

Consumer and/or business collections experience

Basic accounting knowledge

Familiarity with Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

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