Credit Specialist

Location: Eugene, OR

Department: Credit

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced


The purpose of this position is to protect Farwest Steel’s investment in its accounts receivable through constant monitoring of customer payment activities, including phone calls, emails, aging report maintenance, and monthly credit reviews.


  • Call customers to col­lec­t assigned trade accounts receivable
  • Ability to understand OTC/PTP processes in order to reconcile high volume transaction accounts and facilitate customer payments.
  • Maintain aging reports, ERP system notes for follow-up calls and monthly senior management reviews.
  • Approve or decline requests for credit. This includes new customers looking to open an account and current customers asking for extensions on their terms.
  • Make recommendations to management on agreements relating to repayment schedules for delinquent customers.
  • Visit customers with outside salespeople or credit manager
  • Respond to customer and sales department requests as needed


Position Requirements

  • Minimum high school diploma or GED; strong preference for Associate’s degree or higher; minimum five years demonstrated relevant work experience in credit or sales.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Intermediate MS Excel and Outlook skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with others in our company and treat our internal and external customers with courtesy and tact.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed with an ability to work independently.
  • Routine office support.


Work Conditions

  • Monday to Friday (9AM to 6PM), with limited overtime
  • Limited travel ~ 5% (occasional overnight travel may be required)
  • Sitting for extended periods of time.
  • Work can be repetitive and diversified, requiring constant alertness


Farwest is an Equal Opportunity Employer & Drug Free Workplace.

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