Two to three years of collections and legal experience with reasonable knowledge of collection practices, consumer credit, real estate and bankruptcy laws and regulations.
A two year college degree or completion of a specialized course in paralegal studies.
Working knowledge of legal principles, practices, terminology, and research techniques.
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills along with attention to detail and accuracy.
Reports to work punctually, works all scheduled hours, and works overtime as necessitated by business demand. Job will require a non-traditional workweek with extra hours including evening and/or weekend duties.
Strong interpersonal and persuasive skills to represent the Credit Union in a positive way during periods of stressful member contact and gather data from a number of sources.
Ability to work independently, prioritize assignments, and organize work efficiently to handle large volumes of details.
Accuracy and attention to detail required.
Proficiency with related computer applications, spreadsheets, word processing, and database applications.
SAFE Act Registration may be required depending on specific responsibilities assigned within the account resolution department.
University of Iowa Community Credit Union (UICCU) is a member owned financial cooperative with 15 office locations. Since being organized in 1938, UICCU has grown to be the largest credit union in Iowa.UICCU exists to serve its members. Our "members first" philosophy has led to a national rank by independent research firm Callahan & Associates for Return of Member (ROM). This measures how effectively a financial institution returns its profits back in the form of better rates on deposits and loans. For 19 straight quarters, UICCU's ROM rank was either #1 or #2, up against more than 13,000 banks and credit unions nationwide.UICCU exists to serve the community as well. We volunteer time and donate funds to support the local organizations and charities that help our communities thrive. We provide financial education for area schools and businesses to help residents grow and make smart money decisions. To learn more about how we serve the community and individuals of modest means, click here to download our most recent Statement of Commitment. UICCU has been consistently recognized as a Des Moines Register Top Workplace and Corridor Business Journal Coolest Workplace! We also were awar...ded the Best Internal Career Pathway Award by the Corridor Business Journal in 2016 due to our Leadership Development Program, training opportunities, and high internal promotion rate! UICCU was also recently ranked #3 by the Credit Union Journal as one of the Top 45 Credit Unions in the nation to Work For!