Bankruptcy Specialist at Crescent Bank & Trust, Inc

Posted in Admin - Clerical 1 day ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Carrollton, Texas

Job Description:

Crescent Bank is looking for a talented professional to fill an open position as a Bankruptcy Specialist.

The Bankruptcy Specialist has working knowledge of both federal and state statues regarding bankruptcy.


This role is responsible for handling all bankruptcy filings from inception to discharge or dismissal, following federal, state and district guidelines. This position is responsible for reviewing bankruptcy filing documents and following set processes for handling the bankruptcy process, including updating system information and responding to important time sensitive filing responses. The position also requires being able to have professional discussions with the bank's counsel, bankruptcy court personnel, and other vendors as needed; further the employee will be required to engage customers dismissed from bankruptcy in order to set up payment plans and collect on the outstanding debt. The ideal candidate must be detail oriented and possess the ability to follow precise instructions, to type and write up to professional standards, and possess first-rate customer service skills. The position may require cross-training with roles and responsibilities of the Legal Specialists, which includes a general knowledge of internal litigation processes and general debt collection litigation procedure.


Company Profile:

Crescent Bank is a privately owned, state chartered, FDIC insured commercial bank. We have been in business for over 25 years and are located in over 20 states. While our primary business is providing auto loans to those who have a hard time securing a loan, we also provide a variety of personal and business banking services throughout Louisiana. We strive for employee advancement and growth.

  • We offer a wide variety of benefits. 

  • Paid Vacation, Personal, Holiday, Bereavement, and Jury Duty

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • AD&D and Multiple Life Insurances

  • Long and Short Term Disability Insurance

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent)

  • Wellness Programs

  • 401(k) with Company Match

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • On Demand Earned Pay


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review debtor bankruptcy plans, Proof of Claims, Chapter 7 and 13 Schedules, Motion for Relief,

  • Reaffirmations and other motions and / or objections with the bankruptcy court

  • Electronically file documents with courts

  • Ensure critical deadlines are not missed

  • Effectively communicate with customer attorneys, Bankruptcy Trustees, Bankruptcy courts, and

  • customers

  • Answer telephone inquiries regarding the status of bankrupt accounts in accordance with

  • company policies, procedures, and guidelines as well as Federal, State, and local laws and regulations

  • Process payments per bankruptcy policy and procedure

  •  Assist in securing the Bank’s asset (vehicle)

  • Maintain Collection system through accurate review and assessment of the Bankruptcy case

  • Reviews external bankruptcy systems and electronic court documents for resolution/status of ongoing cases

  • Works effectively as part of a team atmosphere to perform duties and achieve daily operational goals

  • Meets productivity standards in accordance with Crescent Bank’s confidentiality policies and organizational values

  • Performs additional duties as needed within the department

Position Requirements:

  • Two (2) plus years of bankruptcy experience in auto loan servicing

  • Minimum of an Associate's degree preferred

  • Proficient in the use of personal computers and applications including Microsoft Office and Outlook

  • Strong communication, organizational, and time management skills

  • Excellent analytical and conflict management skills

  • Bi-lingual a plus

  • Must be able to complete all assignments with minimal supervision

The estimated salary listed online for this job posting is not provided by Crescent Bank. Crescent Bank offers competitive salary commensurate with experience.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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