Credit and Collections Specialist

Location: US-MD-Preston
Category: Accounting/Finance


When you join Choptank Transport as a Credit and Collections Specialist , you will become part of a team that keeps our country moving in all kinds of circumstances. Our nation's transportation needs vary from day to day based on seasonal demands, economic changes, and even the weather.

Choptank Transport is a third-party logistics brokerage. We are the connection between products that our customers ship and drivers who can transport them. We ship almost ANYTHING that will fit on a tractor-trailer, all over the USA and Canada. Logistics is a $900 billion industry that continues to grow. Grow with us!

This position is located at our corporate headquarters at 3601 Choptank Road, Preston, MD 21655.

  • Our people are essential employees! Freight never stops moving, and we move billions of products nationwide, primarily food and beverage products.
  • Paid training- Many of our staff did not have experience in our industry when they started. That is why we designed our customer service training program. It is so good that we are the proud winner of Workforce's Optimas Award
  • Advancement potential: Hard work and results are rewarded. We are committed to promoting from within as much as possible. Most of our managers began their careers with us in entry-level jobs.
  • Casual dress code and work hard, play hard environment Voted 2018, 2019, & 2020 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation
  • Mentorship from experienced leaders and enrollment in Choptank's Leadership Development Series mean career growth for you
  • Company-sponsored volunteer events, and wellness programs to take care of you.
  • Robust benefits package: two health insurance plans options to choose from, dental, vision, pet insurance, paid time off, 401K with match, and more.


What will my day look like?
  • Contact customers to follow up on and collect late payments
  • Negotiate payment arrangements on past due accounts
  • Analyze risk, determine and manage credit limits on future, current, and past customers
  • Communicate with the sales department and senior management regarding past due accounts and customer issues
  • Identify and facilitate the correction of billing issues


  • Two or more years of collections or accounts recievable follow up experience
  • Solid computer skills with the ability to quickly learn new systems
  • High School Diploma or GED

EOE Statement

Choptank Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunities. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Choptank Transport is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and believes that diverse teams build strong companies. You, as an individual, matter!

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Full time
Salary Range
$48,000.00 - 83,000.00
per Year
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Preston, MD 21655, US