Salary Mid-Point: $48,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
Collector / Collections / AR Collector / Accounts Receivable Collections


Job Description

Under direct supervision, the Credit and Collections Specialist is responsible for collections and management of small customer accounts.  

Duties & Responsibilities

Specific Duties, Activities and Responsibilities Include but are not Limited to:

  • Investigate discrepancies between payments received and invoiced amounts
  • Work with customers to settle disputes, investigate variances between pricing and shipping quantities, freight charges, etc. 
  • Pursue collections to conclusion
  • Send collection letters / Final Demand letters
  • Assist in new account and existing account reviews in order to extend or decrease credit limits
  • Collaborate with branches to handle customer accounts
  • Maintain weekly business relationships with accounts
  • Prepare documentation of accounts that are to be sent to collection agency / legal
  • Provide credit information to vendors
  • Prepares reports for upper management and auditors when requested
  • Create reports with guidance from supervisor

The Individual

Position Requirements:

High School Diploma or Equivalent

Excellent communication and customer service skills

Professional attitude with both internal co-workers and external customers

Must be able to balance multiple responsibilities

Good organizational skills . To be considered for this opportunity you must have at least one years work experience handling AR and some corporate collections. Please send your resume direct to