Legal Collections Specialist
Downtown Los Angeles, CA
Large law firm seeks a Collections Specialist with 1 year of law firm or other professional services experience. This position may be based out of Los Angeles or San Francisco. Selected candidate will foster a positive relationship with clients and attorneys, managing outstanding accounts receivable and handling progressive collections efforts. The Collections Specialist will monitor A/R aging reports; diplomatically contacting clients regarding past due balances; ensuring bills are correct; maintaining a log of collection activities; and work with practice groups to provide projections on expected revenue. Candidate will also provide back up to facilitate payments, such as invoices and contracts upon client request. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business or related field is required. Candidate must have good Word and Excel features skills, and knowledge of Aderant is preferred. The Legal Collections Specialist should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Analytical thinking and the ability to foster and maintain positive client relationships are essential for this position.
Kent Daniels and Associates is a legal staffing service specializing in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time regular employees in law firms and corporate legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and nationwide. We staff all positions in law firms and all three shifts - day, swing and graveyard. Kent Daniels was established in 1986, giving us 33 years of experience finding candidates legal jobs in law firms in the LA area.
Applicants will be considered in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local requirements as applicable.