Collections Specialist International

325 Waukegan Rd, Northfield, IL 60093, USA Req #233
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
About The College of American Pathologists
As the world's largest organization of board-certified pathologists and leading provider of laboratory accreditation and proficiency testing programs, the College of American Pathologists (CAP) serves patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering and advocating excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine worldwide. In 2018, the CAP was recognized as one of the Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplaces and as a socially responsible employer by Center for Companies That Care.

Job Summary

The Collections Specialist International is responsible for monitoring and follow up on delinquent customer accounts within assigned portfolio to collect payment on overdue CAP invoices. Primary focus includes international accounts within the Middle East.


Core Job Responsibilities

  • Providing overall collection support related to customer credit holds, credit checks, disputed items to ensure accurate customer receivable balances.
  • Research and resolution of customer billing and credit issues.
  • Providing overall support within the Customer Financial Services Team as directed by CFS Collection Supervisor.


Qualifications for this role

  • Strong oral and written communication
  • Exceptional customer service skills.
  • Solid team building and people skills.
  • Strong analytical /decision-making skills.
  • Demonstrate personal excellence including punctuality, integrity, and accountability.
  • Strong Knowledge and Experience in: Collections, Accounts Receivable, Order Processing and Customer Support.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills including the ability prioritize and manage multiple activities while meeting scheduled deadlines.
  • Ability to handle large volume of accounts.
  • Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to apply technical knowledge appropriately.
  • Flexibility including the ability to assume increasing responsibilities in a changing environment.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Strong computer skills: Excel, Word, Accounts Receivable and Collection applications.
  • Preferred experience: Oracle, Salesforce.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related discipline preferred.



  • Four to six years related experience required.
  • International Experience preferred.


Equal Opportunity Employer

The CAP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, age, ancestry, disability or genetic information, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, citizenship status, order of protection status, homelessness, or any other characteristic protected by federal law and the applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

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Other details

  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
  • 325 Waukegan Rd, Northfield, IL 60093, USA