Verizon Finance Consultant – Credit and Collections in Lake Mary, Florida

What you’ll be doing...

Continuous improvement is what we are all about and you will play a significant role in developing strategies that will make us better. For us to succeed in our highly competitive industry, it’s important that we turn our bills into revenue. As a subject matter expert, you’ll be improving our collection processes and systems in order to enhance the customer experience, reduce our debt, and protect our assets.

  • Developing and implementing initiatives focused on enhancing our collection processes, reducing bad debt and churn, while also improving the customer experience.

  • Providing strategic recommendations on complex processes or issues that contribute to improving operational metrics.

  • Partnering with internal stakeholders to develop requirements for new processes and initiatives in support of organizational self-service strategies.

  • Participating in user acceptance testing activities associated with new or modified systems.

  • Fielding issue escalations from internal customers or delivery partners and responding to customer inquiries.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Providing production support of collections systems in support of Wireless and Wireline call centers.

  • Developing, managing and supporting collections strategies and initiatives through planning, system administration and maintenance including the CACS and Strata applications.

  • Analyzing all aspects of portfolio risk, and making strategic recommendations concerning the scope of work to be performed based on those risks.

  • Driving automation and monitoring of controls to improve financial performance, repair controls that are not functioning as intended, and enhancing existing controls that address deficiencies in the strategy.

  • Ensuring projects are delivered on time, maintaining integrity of project scope and helping ensure projects stay within budget.

What we’re looking for...

You’re customer focused and enjoy looking at issues through a consumer’s lens. Highly organized, you manage projects on time and on budget. You’re a team player and understand the importance of providing regular status updates to all stakeholders. Since you’re highly analytical, you constantly come up with process improvements and are motivated by the impact you have on the business. You thrive in an environment where you are managing multiple projects in a fast-paced, changing environment.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Experience working in a collection support call center.

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics.

  • Created complex queries and reporting tools.

  • Experience working with financial, accounting and collection support systems.

  • Experience of electronic customer self-serve support applications.

In addition:

  • Strong communication, and organizational skills.

  • Ability to function in a fast paced environment and work independently.

  • Proven ability to conduct analysis/publication of results with identification of areas of weakness and the implementation of corrective action plans.

  • Strong aptitude for building professional relationships that produce results with managing projects from planning through implementation, ability to analyze and interpret system fallout queues, recognize issues, prioritize resolution and determine the full extent of the problem to clearly articulate a process issue to all business partners and IT partners including Senior Leadership.

  • Ability to interpret results and evaluate impact of initiatives with subject matter experts for IT, Legal, Regulatory and other Finance organizations.

  • Ability to bridge communication among technical and nontechnical project staff and clients.

  • Experience with business case planning, business and functional requirement analysis, use case creation and execution, pre and post production testing and implementation.

  • Proven analytical skills, including the ability to diagnose layered problems and dissect large groups of data using Teradata, Quantus, Oracle, Tableau and Excel.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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