Temp Bankruptcy/Legal Specialist III
|June 24, 2013 - July 05, 2013|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Description:||Responsible for applying Bankruptcy Code requirements to accounts. May be responsible for high level account analysis based on Bankruptcy Code and general collection law requirements. May assign accounts repossession and/or other outside action without supervisory approval based on pre-determined parameters. May negotiate with attorneys and/or debtors where permissible. May work directly with court personnel. May provide direction to less experienced staff including specialists.|
|Duties:||Maintain, monitor and status bankruptcies - Including but not limited to preparing and forwarding all loan documents necessary to bankruptcy attorney, discharged bankruptcy maintenance; communicate with members, member attorneys, Coastal’s bankruptcy attorney and other internal departments. Prepare trustee payments for posting to bankrupt accounts.|
Maintain legal placement accounts:
Small Claims: Prepare delinquent accounts for claims whose remaining balances fall under the prescribed cap for lower court, set up and follow up on payment arrangements for debtors who appear in small claims court with a willingness to repay the debt. Negotiate and handle settlement opportunities as they present themselves in small claims court.
Claim and Delivery: Prepare delinquent loans with collateral for attorney action.
Judgments: Work with credit union staff and approved attorneys to file judgments seeking repayment of loans, or in preparation for garnishments. Provide additional information to attorneys as necessary to complete all legal actions.
Ensure adherence to and knowledge of all applicable laws, Credit Union collection procedures, policies and the implementation of them. Maintain accurate and timely collection history log on all communication with our members and perform other duties as assigned
|Qualifications:||Minimum of five years consumer loan collection, consumer lending, or para-legal experience|
Related college degree or completion of specialized courses of study at a business or trade school preferred
Proficiency with MS-Office and debt collection systems.
Experience in Bankruptcy and residential mortgage processing experience
Ability to analyze work outputs to Federal & State Bankruptcy Codes and guidelines
Experience in balancing and reconciling funds from mortgagor and trustee
Strong Organizational and communication skills
To apply: Visit our website at www.coastal24.com (“careers” at the bottom and then “career opportunities.”)
Deadline for Application: All resumes must be received on or before Wednesday, May 29, 2013.
Coastal federal credit union is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants who may have disabilities. APPLICANTS WHO REQUIRE REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION FOR ANY PART OF THE APPLICATION OR PRE-EMPLOYMENT PROCESS may contact the HR Department Manager at 919-882-6747. Request for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case by case basis.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/M/F/D/V
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