CarMax, the way your career should be! Deliver a world-class customer service experience
Each year, CarMax Auto Finance, in Kennesaw, GA, helps more than 200,000 customers with their vehicle financing. We strive for a simple and seamless experience by offering fast, on-site financing, competitive terms, and convenient payment methods. Our teams understand that the purchase of a vehicle is just the beginning, and we’re committed to being there for our customers throughout every step and milestone of vehicle ownership. The Consultant, Credit is critical to the company delivering that iconic customer experience by manually reviewing and decisioning credit applications that cannot be systematically decisioned.
Schedule: Working a minimum of 20 hours per week, mostly weekends and evenings, including Sunday. Department hours of operation are Monday-Saturday 8:30 AM-1:30 AM and Sunday 10:00 AM-10:30 PM.
What you will do Approve, condition, or deny credit applications using prescribed criteria based on company policy and procedures. Accurately and timely communicate decisions to CarMax stores via company systems to ensure compliance. Escalates accounts that fall outside of company policy. Handle incoming calls from CarMax store associates and customers to educate, answer questions, and/or independently resolve issues regarding credit application status and decisions. Assist with the timely and accurate processing of customer alerts in compliance with company guidelines. Perform above functions, as well as special projects as needed, within department metrics expectations and all State and Federal requirements.
Purpose of the role
The relationship between CarMax Auto Finance and the customer begins with the loan application process. Most applications are easily decisioned by cutting-edge, automatic system parameters – however, some may require special care and attention. That’s where the Credit Consultant steps in. In this role, you will be entrusted to exercise your attention to detail and decision-making skills to review and verify these applications. Naturally, this role caters to those who thrive when given the chance to analyze and solve issues, and doing so independently in a fast-paced, team-based environment. From verifying applications, , to resolving customer issues, you will balance the needs of the customer with opportunities and risks of the business.
Qualifications and Requirements Bachelor’s degree or minimum 1-2 years of applicable experience Familiarity with credit bureau reporting and understanding of FICO scores Strong attention to detail and sound judgement/independent decision-making ability Exceptional communication skills – particularly in effectively influencing peers and business partners Basic to moderate computer knowledge and proficiency, especially in MS Office Suite and financial systems
About CarMax CarMax disrupted the auto industry by delivering the honest, transparent and high-integrity experience customers want and deserve. This innovative thinking around the way cars are bought and sold has helped us become the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, with over 200 locations nationwide.
Our amazing team of more than 25,000 associates work together to deliver iconic customer experiences. Along the way, we help every associate grow their career and achieve their best, at work and in their community. We are recognized for our commitment to training and diversity and are one of the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®.
CarMax is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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