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A-1 CREDIT RECOVERY & COLLECTION SERVICES INC PARALEGAL/LEGAL COLLECTOR Contract in Toronto, ON

A-1 CREDIT RECOVERY & COLLECTION SERVICES INC

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
PARALEGAL/LEGAL COLLECTOR
Location:
Toronto, ON

PARALEGAL / LEGAL COLLECTOR*. Hold a valid Paralegal License. Reporting to the Senior Manager Collections, this position will establish a Legal / Small Claims…

Job Summary

PARALEGAL / LEGAL COLLECTOR

SUMMARY : Reporting to the Senior Manager Collections, this position will establish a Legal / Small Claims Desk to oversea specific high profile client for 3rd Party Collections and to establish a Legal Desk complete with processes and procedures to enhance 3rd Party Collection Services to select clients

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prepare all court documents, pleadings, briefs, settlement agreements and writs
  • Identify accounts for legal action
  • Arrange for service of documents
  • Perform legal and factual research
  • Correspond with customers to negotiate payment of outstanding accounts
  • Maintain and update internal legal files using case management software as well as third party databases
  • Attend on settlement conferences, motions and trial as required
  • Manage own collection portfolio as Legal Collector
  • Perform administrative tasks and clerical duties as required pertaining to Legal Desk
  • Prepare monthly reporting package as requires and specified by clients
  • Review and monitor new and updated laws and regulations

SKILLS, ABILITIES AND EXPERIENCE

Education:

  • Post Secondary education or equivalent experience.
  • Hold a valid Paralegal License
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle for court appearances

Job Knowledge or Work Experience :

  • Minimum 1 year Paralegal Experience
  • Previous experience with Small Claims Court

Skills/Abilities :

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • 3rd Party Collection Experience is required
  • Strong negotiation, analytical, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Proficient computer skills with working knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel and MS Outlook
  • Superior oral and written communication skills

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Required experience:

  • Paralegal: 1 year

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-10
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