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Customer Service Representative - Early Collections (Hybrid)

Company: Commerce Bank
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: May 12, 2024

Job Description:

*About Working at Commerce *Building a career here is more than just steps on a ladder. Its about helping people find financial safety and success, helping businesses thrive, and making sure people and their money are taken care of. And our commitment doesnt stop there. Our culture is about our people, the ones in our communities and the ones that work with us.Here, youll find opportunities to grow and learn, to connect with others, and build relationships with the people around you. Youll have the space and resources to grow into the best version of yourself. Because our number one investment is you.Creating an award-winning culture doesn't come easy. And after more than 155 years, we know Commerce Bank is only at its best when our people are. If this sounds interesting to you, keep reading and lets talk.*Compensation Range*Hourly: $15.50 - $18.00 (Amount based on relevant experience, skills, and competencies.)*About This Job*The Collector contributes to the Banks ongoing goal of maintaining low delinquency and low gross losses on current Bankcard accounts. The Collector is a critical position in the bank that is responsible for helping customers understand their financial obligations and help to prevent or limit potential losses to the bank. Youll be responsible for consumer and corporate credit cards, secured and unsecured loans, and real estate open and closed-ended loans.This is a very important position that can have a huge impact on the Banks bottom line. Youll need to be a helpful, clear communicator who is empathetic to our customers yet firm in making sure they live up to their obligations. This is a fast paced job so youll need to able to perform in an independent, resourceful manner and show a high degree of problem-solving skill. If this sounds like you, wed love to talk.*Essential Functions** Collect on low-risk accounts to minimize the Banks 30+ delinquency rate. Business need may dictate assignment to varying levels of collections* Assist the consumer in a professional and empathetic manner to interpret their financial situation, reason for delinquency, and provide guidance to limit loss to the bank* Negotiate repayment options by asking questions and offering applicable solutions* Handle incoming and outgoing calls to customers with current and past due accounts, and leave messages as necessary* Provide proper documentation and account maintenance while maintaining and acceptable level of quality assurance and productivity* Perform other duties as assigned*Work Schedule** Monday- Thursday 8:00am- 7:00pm; Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm, Saturday 8:00am- 12:00pm* Weekly flexible prime-time hours required (3:00pm-7:00pmMonday - Thursday, Friday afternoon 1:00pm-5:00pm, or Saturday 8:00am-12:00pm)* This role is categorized as hybrid/flexible; meaning, a team member may work remotely from home except for when the business need arises and for 'moments that matter'; training will take place in person*Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required** General understanding of collection management software, such as TSYS, SHAW, DM9, etc.* Familiarity with inbound/outbound/blended dialing environment* Excellent customer service skills* Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality* Motivated and organized self-starter with strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple priorities* Inquisitive, agile and strong team player with excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills* Ability to remain adaptable and resilient to all situations with an optimistic outlook and cast a positive shadow that is aligned with our culture and Core Values* Basic level proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook*Education & Experience** High School Diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience required* 1+ year customer service experience required* Collections experience preferred**Level of role (I or II) is determined by knowledge, experience, skills, abilities, and education***For individuals applying, assigned and/or hired to work in areas with pay transparency requirements, Commerce is required by law to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for some roles. This compensation range is for the Collector I & Collector II job and contemplates a wide range of factors that are considered in determining most appropriate job level and making compensation decisions, including but not limited to location, skill sets, education, relevant experience and training, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The disclosed range estimate has not been adjusted for any applicable differentials (geographic, bilingual, or shift) that could be associated with the position or where it is filled. At Commerce, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for their role, and compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each situation. A reasonable estimate of the current base pay is $15.50 to $18.00 per hour. This position will be eligible for additional compensation through performance-based incentive plan(s) that will correspond to meeting performance goals. The candidate selected for this position may be eligible for the following employment benefits: employer sponsored health, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k), life insurance, paid vacation, and paid personal time. In addition, we offer career development, education assistance, and voluntary supplemental benefits. Click here to learn more.#LI-HybridLocation: 811 Main St, Kansas City, Missouri 64105Time Type:Full timeJob Type: Full-timePay: $15.50 - $18.00 per hourBenefits:* 401(k)* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Life insurance* Paid time off* Vision insuranceWeekly day range:* Every weekend* Monday to FridayWork setting:* OfficeAbility to Relocate:* Kansas City, MO: Relocate before starting work (Required)Work Location: In personby Jobble

Keywords: Commerce Bank, Kansas City , Customer Service Representative - Early Collections (Hybrid), Other , Kansas City, Kansas

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