Senior Collections Specialist

Company: Five9 Job Category: Accounts Receivable Employment Type: Remote Job Location: East Coast , US Apply Now

Join us in bringing joy to customer experience.  Five9 is a leading provider of cloud contact center software, bringing the power of cloud innovation to customers worldwide.   

Living our values everyday results in our team-first culture and enables us to innovate, grow, and thrive while enjoying the journey together. We celebrate diversity and foster an inclusive environment, empowering our employees to be their authentic selves. 

To complement our rapid growth, we are seeking two Senior Collections Specialists. The Senior Collections Specialist is responsible for collections of outstanding accounts receivable dollars from the existing client base and all other aspects of collections, resolving customer billing problems and reducing accounts receivable delinquency. This position will report to the Collections Manager. The person in this role should be a strong communicator who is able to work effectively with peers and management alike in a high-paced environment. The ideal candidate is someone who has accounting experience and can respond quickly, energetically, and enthusiastically.

Location: This role is fully remote and will need to be based on the Eastern Time Zone.

Key Responsibilities

Reviewing open accounts for collection efforts.

Making outbound collection calls in a professional manner while keeping and improving customer relations.

Resolves client-billing problems and rescues accounts receivable delinquency, applying good customer service in a timely manner.

Collect customer payments in accordance with payment due dates.

Identify issues attributing to account delinquency and discuss them with management.

Review and monitor assigned accounts and all applicable collection reports.

Provide timely follow-up on payment arrangements.

 Experience and Skills

The ideal candidate for this position will have a minimum of 5 years of corporate collections experience including interaction with a large customer base.

Strong communication, problem solving and analytical skills required

Ability to work independently and to adapt to a fast changing environment.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Excel, Word and Access.

Experience in a telecommunications environment is preferred but not required.

Must have attention to detail with an eye for accuracy.

Creative, self-disciplined and capable of identifying and completing critical tasks independently and with a sense of urgency.

Salesforce, NetSuite, LogicSense experience a plus

As part of our continued commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, Five9 supports pay transparency during the entire recruitment process.  Actual compensation packages are based on several factors that are unique to each candidate including, but not limited to: skill set, depth of experience, certifications, and specific work location. The range displayed reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the job across the United States. Your recruiter can share more about the specific compensation package during your hiring process.

Additionally, the total compensation package for this position may also include an annual performance bonus, stock, and/or other applicable incentive compensation plans.

Our total reward package also includes:

Health, dental, and vision coverage, beginning on the first day of employment. Five9 covers 100% of the employee portion of the health, dental and vision coverage and shares a high portion of the dependent cost. We also offer Short & Long-Term Disability, Basic Life Insurance, and a 401k saving plan with employer matching.

Access to an innovative mental health support platform that offers personalized care and resources in areas such as: therapy, coaching and self-guided mindfulness exercises for all covered employees and their covered dependents.

Generous employee stock purchase plan.

Paid Time Off, Company paid holidays, paid volunteer hours and 12 weeks paid parental leave.

All compensation and benefits are subject to the requirements and restrictions set forth in the applicable plan documents and any written agreements between the parties.

The US base salary range for this role is below.

$58,200—$77,700 USD

Five9 embraces diversity and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.  The more inclusive we are, the better we are.  Five9 is an equal opportunity employer. 

Our headquarters are located in the San Francisco Bay Area with global hubs in the United Kingdom, Germany, Philippines, Portugal, and Australia. 

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