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Collections Specialist

London, Kentucky

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Consumer Collections Specialists provide a human experience to our customers during times of hardship with their accounts. The goal of this position is to help our customers succeed in fulfilling their financial obligations to OneMain resolving past due account matters.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Entry to Mid-Level
  • Travel: None

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Full Job Title: Collections Specialist Job Number: R2403-40622 Location: London, Kentucky Date Posted: 03/27/2024

At OneMain, Collections Specialists are committed to working with our customers in a collaborative manner. They provide consultative solutions for repayment of loans, improving the customer’s financial outlook. Our fast-paced work environment focuses on our customers with existing relationships with OneMain. This role can span servicing and collections of personal loans or credit cards. Collections Specialists focus on effective customer communication and assisting customers through digital channels, including web chat, text, and phone communications.   

In the Role: 

  • Assist customers with all financial servicing needs through both inbound and outbound contact. Listening to their specific situations, help determine how customers can best utilize company products and services
  • Work both cooperatively and independently in a goal-oriented environment to meet personal and team targets, balancing demands of multiple tasks and activities throughout the day
  • Negotiate with customers to resolve account matters, following all applicable laws, policies, and procedures including compliance with FDCPA (Fair Debt Collection Practices Act) and state regulations
  • Maintain and note all appropriate information and documentation on customer and account status
  • Collaborate both in person and virtually, using available technology to connect with other internal teams


  • High School Diploma or GED 
  • Proficiency in utilizing multiple tools/systems simultaneously
  • Skilled at achieving and exceeding goals  


  • Experience working in customer service, collections or call center environments
  • Bilingual: Spanish 

Work Schedule: 

Hours of Operation

Mon- Thurs 8:00 AM-8:00 PM; Fri 8:00 AM-7:00 PM; Sat 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

The schedule is for 40 hours per week within the hours of operation, which includes at least one Saturday per month, one late Friday and some extended hours at the end of each month. 

Training Schedule: 

The first two weeks in the role will be spent in an instructor lead classroom training environment, followed by two weeks of hands-on training with experienced Team Members to ensure success. 


On-site – Hybrid scheduling available after 90 days in the role, availability is based upon individual performance.

Who we Are

OneMain Financial (NYSE: OMF) is the leader in offering nonprime customers responsible access to credit and is dedicated to improving the financial well-being of hardworking Americans. Since 1912, we’ve looked beyond credit scores to help people get the money they need today and reach their goals for tomorrow. Our growing suite of personal loans, credit cards and other products help people borrow better and work toward a brighter future. 

Driven collaborators and innovators, our team thrives on transformative digital thinking, customer-first energy and flexible work arrangements that grow lives, careers and our company. At every level, we’re committed to an inclusive culture, career development and impacting the communities where we live and work. Getting people to a better place has made us a better company for over a century. There’s never been a better time to shine with OneMain. 

Because team members at their best means OneMain at our best, we provide opportunities and benefits that make their health and careers a priority. That’s why we’ve packed our comprehensive benefits package for full- and some part-timers with:  

  •  Health and wellbeing options including medical, prescription, dental, vision, hearing, accident, hospital indemnity, and life insurances 
  • Up to 4% matching 401(k)   
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (10% share discount)   
  • Tuition reimbursement   
  • Paid time off (15 days' vacation per year, plus 2 personal days, prorated based on start date) 
  • Paid sick leave as determined by state or local ordinance, prorated based on start date 
  • Paid holidays (7 days per year, based on start date) 
  • Paid volunteer time (3 days per year, prorated based on start date) 

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OneMain Holdings, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, creed, culture, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information or history, marital status, military status, national origin, nationality, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, transgender or on any other basis protected by law.

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  • Healthcare

  • 401(k)/ Retirement Plans

  • Continuing Education

  • Paid Time Off

  • VIP (Variable Incentive Pay)

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