Groot, Inc., has an immediate opening for a Collections Manager. The Collections Manager will oversee the credit and collection activities of our hauling site in Elk Grove Village, IL.Job Responsibilities:
Coordinate activities of staff members to ensure a smooth and efficient department that reduces the number of cases that are overlooked.
Oversee the collection of outstanding credit and invoices to minimize profit loss while ensuring it is handled appropriately and per company policy.
Create and implement strategies to increase the number of successful collections on outstanding debt.
Recruit, hire, train and evaluate staff members within the collections department to ensure a sufficient number of staff members are available to handle the workload.
Develop goals that complement the overarching business goals of the company and coordinate staff to continually meet and exceed goals.
Run reports and analyze data pertaining to the department and share with executive staff and managers of department staff as needed.
Communicate with clients to build and maintain a strong working relationship and reduce the number of clients who stop working with the company.
Implement credit policies and procedures that retain a smooth running of the department and avoid excessive credit limits.
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in finance
3-5 years of experience in credit and collections
Proficient in Microsoft Office & Excel
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Billing or coding experience
Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability.
We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".
Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans).