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Collection Specialist

Req #: 1800060L_en
Location: Vernon Hills, IL US
Job Category: Baxter Credit Union
Date Posted: 3/12/2018 9:58:53 AM
Baxter International


  1. Manage a portfolio of early and late stage delinquent account holders within the BCU loan and credit card portfolios ensuring adequate collection efforts are performed to reduce delinquency and mitigate losses while maintaining excellent member service.
  2. Duties include analysis of member credit profiles and referral of accounts to foreclosure or repossession.
  3. Contact members with outbound calls and handle inbound calls to counsel, negotiate and arrange for payment on loan, credit card and share accounts.
  4. Perform proper collection activity including skip tracing, collateral and credit analysis as required to resolve complex delinquency issues.
  5. Assist members with questions and attempt to resolve any issues outstanding on member accounts.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  1. Responsible for achieving agreed upon delinquency and charge-off goals.
  2. Responsible for all pre-charge-off collection activity on assigned collection accounts
  3. Perform agreed upon quantity and quality of collection activity on assigned accounts.  This includes working with members in addition to repossession agents, insurance companies and attorneys in order to resolve delinquency issues.  Must perform thorough account follow up and ensure proper actions, documentation and analysis are being taken to resolve delinquent accounts
  4. Assist the team in handling inbound calls or other member issues outside of assigned account workload
  5. Ensure compliance with all state and federal regulatory and legal standards.
  6. Additional duties as assigned.



    • High School diploma or equivalent
    • Thorough knowledge of collection laws and procedures
    • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
    • PC Skills including a solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office is required
    • Organizational and time management skills
    • Results oriented while member service and quality focused
    • Bi-lingual (English / Spanish) desired


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