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Marcia Shepherd | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 6, 2013

Marcia Shepherd

Credit and Collections Expert
   United States

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $33

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I have an Associate’s Degree in Accounting from Castle College in Windham, NH. I have experience working with multiple departments to facilitate dispute resolution which leads to successful collections. I am detail-oriented and I am a quick learner. I have excellent analytical, communication, and organizational skills.

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Service Description

I have 17 years’ experience in various accounting positions with the last 10 years working in credit and collections. I have spent the last six years as Senior Collections Coordinator at Boston Properties. I have extensive experience analyzing and reconciling past due accounts; helping tenants/customers resolve disputes which delay their payment; collecting past due balances; working with bankruptcies, working with accounts sent to outside counsel for collections, and identifying potential bad debt write-offs for management approval

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Employment

Boston Properties
Senior Collections Coordinator
2007 - 2013
Contact tenants to collect late rent by monthly deadlines Review aging to reduce Accounts Receivable balances and Bad Debt Expense Negotiate acceptable payment arrangements and monitor accounts to...
Boston Properties
Accounts Receivable Coordinator
2006 - 2007
Enter cash payments to tenant accounts Prepare and mailing invoices to tenants as requested by Property Accountants Backup for preparing daily deposit of live checks received in our office Backup...
Curtis-Straus (A Bureau Veritas Company)
Accounts Receivable and Collections Representative
2005 - 2006
Manage Petty Cash Fund and employee reimbursements for personal items Full Cycle Accounts Receivable from invoicing through collections Prepare and distribute various reporting projects as needed...
Internal Audit Bureau (aka IAB Solutions, Inc)
Accounts Receivable Analyst
2003 - 2005
Analyze and monitor account activity for client Collect deductions that are in violation of client’s policies Work with client’s customers to resolve issues, within set guidelines Prepare Power...
Various Companies
Various Positions
1996 - 2003
Medicare Billing Representative October 2001 – May 2003 Billing Medicare, additional insurance companies, and patients as required Responding to patients’ inquires and collections on old accounts...

Education

New England College of Business and Finance
Bachelors in Business Administration Accounting
2011 - Present
Castle College
Associates in Business Science in Accounting
1990 - 1992
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credit analysis
collections
billing
reconciliation
customer service
dispute resolution
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