Accounting Clerk - Portland, OR

Portland | Oregon | United States

About WestRock
WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at

Accounting Clerk - Portland, OR

6328 SE 100th
Portland, Oregon, 97266
United States

The Opportunity:

We are seeking an Accounting Clerk to join our team at the Portland Recycling Plant.   This position will work closely with and provide support to the Office Manager and will be responsible for the following:


  • Perform all A/P processing, research and investigation.  Which includes, vendor set ups as required, initiation/processing of vendor PO’s, receiving and entering invoices into the JDE financial system, and maintaining all purchasing card transactions.

  • Perform all A/R billing, research and investigations

  • Maintain appropriate and organized files for all accruals and reconciliations within the area of responsibility.

  • Assist in end of the month closing process. 

  • Perform various administrative & receptionist support duties as needed.

  • Backup for Scale House Operations


What You Need To Succeed:

  • Accounting experience in AR, AP, and/or GL

  • Good understanding of accounting principles.

  • Able to respond quickly to changing demands and processes

  • Maintain high productivity/activity level, complete and submit timely and accurate information independently.

  • Strong interpersonal skills; excellent written and verbal communication capabilities.

  • Excellent organizational and follow-up skills.

  • JDE experience preferred but not required

  • Strong Excel skills preferred

  • Flexible work hours

What we offer:

Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.





WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. 




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