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immediate need for Collections Specialist in the Chicago / Brighton Park Area

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
We have an **immediate need for Collections Specialist to start this week Thursday.**

The location is in **Chicago in the Brighton Park area south of Cicero** . This is a contract position with a high likelyhood of going contract to hire depending on performance.

**Salary: $20/hr. - Must be able to start quickly**

**If interested, please send an updated resume to** ****

**Focus** : 300 customers over 60 days past due. Then start on the ones 30 days past due (in not particular order).

**Collections Specialist**


+ Review open accounts for collection efforts.

+ Making outbound collection calls in a professional manner while keeping and improving customer relations.

+ Resolves client-billing problems and rescues accounts receivable delinquency, applying good customer service in a timely manner.

+ Collect customer payments in accordance with payment due dates.

+ Identify issues attributing to account delinquency and discuss them with management.

+ Review and monitor assigned accounts and all applicable collection reports.

+ Provide timely follow-up on payment arrangements.

+ Mail correspondence to customers to encourage payment of delinquent accounts.

+ Faxes and emails documents to accounts and follows up.

**Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities**

+ Ideal candidate for this position will have a minimum of 3 years of corporate collections experience including interaction with a large customer base.

+ Strong communication, problem-solving and analytical skills required.

+ Ability to work independently and to adapt to a fast-changing environment.

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Excel, Word and Access.

+ Must have attention to detail with an eye for accuracy.

+ Creative, self-disciplined and capable of identifying and completing crucial tasks independently and with a sense of urgency.

**Education and Experience**

+ High school diploma or equivalent is required.

**Work Environment**

Working hours are in an office environment setting. Additional time may be spent in posting payments / cash applications. Standard 40-hour workweek applies.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the worlds most respected companiesproviding you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transform your career. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 5,500 finance and accounting professionals last year. Let us help advance your career today.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2020-01-10 Expires: 2020-02-10

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Chicago, IL 60684

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