Job type full-time
Full job description
Yelp’s accounting team is seeking a 5-star, hands-on collector to provide phone and administrative support for the collections teamThis high visibility position will provide local revenue credit card collection supportThis candidate should be able to demonstrate effective communications skills when corresponding with clients while meeting department goals and deadlinesThe collector will be a key member of the collections team, interfacing daily with external clients along with internal departments.
Where you come in:
You will make initial contact with cancelled local advertising accounts who have an outstanding balance; make outbound collection calls and send follow up emails to reduce ar balance
You will answer inbound calls to the collections queue phone line, while maintaining an appropriate queue answer rate
You will update and process credit card payments
You will work with clients to set up payment arrangements
You will document collection efforts in crm systems
You will work within a specified delinquency case queue
You will resolve internal/external inquiries and issues through team case queue in a timely manner
You will work closely with the customer success teams, sales operations, and accounting team
You will maintain workload pace and meet daily/weekly/monthly collection goals
You will provide updates and feedback to manager
What it takes to succeed:
Ideally bilingual in english and spanish
You must have prior work experience in high call volume environment (minimum of 60+ calls per day) - 1 year minimum required
You have prior collections, accounts receivable, or customer service experience - preferred
You are reliable; able to thrive in a demanding work environment
You have the ability to de-escalate calls and provide excellent customer service
You have the ability to quickly learn collection skills and techniques
You have the ability to adapt to changes/ duties in the work environment - required
You have excellent verbal and written communication skills
You have high confidence dealing with people at all organizational levels within yelp
Experience using salesforce - a plus
Competency in using ms excel and word - required
Aa degree or accounting coursework – preferred
What you`ll get:
Effective your first day: full medical, vision, and dental (employee-only plans available at no cost to the employee)
15 days pto (accrual begins on date of hire and increases with 2+ years of tenure thereafter), 12 paid holidays, plus one floating holiday
Up to 14 weeks of parental leave
Monthly wellness subsidy
Flexible spending account
401(k) retirement savings plan
Employee stock purchase plan
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