• Location
    Ashland, Virginia
  • Salary
    $ 16 - $ 18
  • Category
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounting Principals is seeking an Collector I for a full-time, contract-to-hire position with a client in Ashland, VA (22 mins from Richmond). This position is in-office.


  • Makes collections calls in a courteous manner to keep accounts current and under credit line.
  • Discusses problems and complaints with customers in a friendly manner.  Handles all problems promptly and accurately.
  • Researches accounts, making copies of pertinent documents.  Communicates with customer to resolve disputes.
  • Makes prompts and courteous calls on NSF checks and sends appropriate letters within 24 hours of charge-back.
  • Mails final demand/attorney letters to accounts over 90 days past due and promptly retires accounts to collection agency upon expiration.
  • Accurately writes check requests, debits, and credits as needed or required.
  • Collects, prepares and mails monthly statements no later than the first working day of each month.
  • Arrives to work, meetings, appointments and other work-related functions on time and as scheduled.
  • Meets agreed upon goals and objectives effectively and in a timely manner.
  • Generates standard reports as needed.
  • Follows all safety policies and procedures; communicates hazards and/or suggests improvements to manager.
  • Performs any other duties as assigned.
  • Qualifications:

  • High school diploma
  • 2-3 years experience in collections, including basic understanding of Accounting terminology.
  • Excellent math, interpersonal, communication skills.
  • Intermediate Excel knowledge is a must.
  • Highly detail-oriented with proven ability to organize and prioritize assignments.
  • Ability to operate 10-key calculator by touch with speed and accuracy.
  • Must pass a background check and drug test. 
  • Compensation: Up to $18/hour while contracting; Up to $20/hour once perm.

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