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Robert Half International Collections Specialist in Federal Way, Washington


A veteran Collections Specialist with a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail will find an excellent opportunity at Accountemps. Based in the Federal Way, Washington region, this short-term temporary role is a great opportunity for a Collections Specialist. If you are looking to apply your talents in a dynamic environment with a group of other talented individuals, apply today!

Your responsibilities in this role

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

  • Manage inbound and outbound collections calls and correspondence

  • Guarantee payments are processed

  • Abide by all rules and regulations established by the Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act

  • Maintain and update customer files to sustain data integrity

  • Head all billing and reporting activities in response to deadlines

  • Process bankruptcy filings correctly when received

  • Register all customer payments to the correct reports

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


  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

  • Prior experience working with accounting software

  • Commercial collections experience desired

  • Microsoft Excel experience preferred

  • Be able to effectively analyze and make decisions on customer accounts

  • Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills

  • 2-3 years of prior high volume collections experience

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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Salary: USD14.25 - 16.50 / Hourly

Location: Federal Way, WA

Date Posted: Fri, 12 Jul 2019

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 04430-0011061713

Staffing Area: Accountemps