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Credit Specialist


We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer
Job Title: Credit Specialist
Job Number: C-15-01
Job Location: Pendleton Corporate Office, 220 NW Broadway, Portland, OR
Closing Date: Until successfully filled

Position Overview:
Primarily responsible for processing USA credit card orders, provide general Credit department support and assist at reception desk.

Job Responsibilities:

Primary Job Responsibilities
  • Prepay and Credit Card Accounts
  • Run reports and calculate performance charges to prepare letters/fax/email for customers
  • Process requests for payment, process checks and credit card charges while maintaining confidential credit card information
  • Reconcile discrepancies
  • Release orders when payment is received and cancel orders on instructions from a Regional Credit Manager
  • Maintain Richter, Lawson system and other tracking records.
  • Word Processing
  • Complete form letters for Credit Department
  • Daily mailings
  • Reception
  • Part of reception team. Assigned to lunches and breaks
  • General Other
  • Keep management informed
  • Perform back-up duties or special assignments as required
  • Credit file maintenance


  • Job Requirements:
  • Business related two year Associate degree
  • Basic cash application, accounting and good analytical skills required
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Experience in customer relations
  • Ability to work under fluctuating workload and associated demands
  • Ability to handle conflict and resolve disputed issues, react well under pressure
  • Strong time/task management skills and able to work with minimal supervision. Accept responsibility and be accountable for activities
  • Comfortable with PC’s and Microsoft Office suite of programs
  • Lawson experience a plus


  • Physical Demands and Work Environment:
  • Ability to sit at computer and desk for long periods.
  • Ability to file paperwork.
  • Ability to hear and speak English to communicate on the phone.
  • Ability to visually concentrate on the computer screen.


  • Pendleton offers a generous benefits package including, health, dental, vision, 40lk, life insurance and vacation pay. Our office is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Portland with access to bus lines and max transportation.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. We will contact only those applicants who best meet our requirements.

    How to Apply:
    Download an application form and complete it in accordance with the instructions on the job posting. Click here to download an application form. This document requires Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader.

    To have an application mailed to you:
    - Call 503.226.4801 and ask for Human Resources
    - Fax your request to 503.535.5827
    - Email your request to Application Request

    Where to send Employment Application:
    FAX to 1-503-535-5827
    - or -
    mail to:
    Human Resources
    Pendleton Woolen Mills, Inc.
    P O Box 3030
    Portland, OR 97208-3030
    - or -
    Hand deliver to:
    Pendleton Woolen Mills
    220 NW Broadway
    Portland, OR 97209
    - or -
    Scan completed application / resume and email pdf to:
    Pendleton.Employment@penmills.com.

    We do not accept resumes or applications for positions not listed on our site. No agency or recruiter referrals, please.