Accounting Clerk

Lufkin, TX
United States

Job posting date Related department
1 year ago Finance/Accounting

Stella-Jones is North America's leading producer of industrial pressure-treated wood products. Responding to the vital infrastructure needs of our economy, we manufacture and distribute railway ties, utility poles, residential lumber and industrial wood products across the continent.

Stella-Jones recruits team members who embody our core values and desire an environment where growth is inspired, dedication is recognized, and achievement is rewarded. Our ever-expanding footprint provides a great prospect for career advancement as we seek to develop our emerging leaders.


We are seeking an Accouting Clerk for the Lufkin, Texas location. The individual support our accounts payable team and be a key contributor in the company’s implementation of LIMS and SAP S/4 Hana. The position provides a great opportunity to be a part of a digital transformation at Stella-Jones and will have opportunities to assist with process design, optics and reporting.   

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Compiles and sorts documents, such as invoices and checks, substantiating business transactions
  • Analyzes and resolves purchase order discrepancies regarding invoice price, goods receipt quantities, allowances and terms between Company supplier’s invoices and Company purchase orders
  • Processes invoices in an accurate and timely manner which enables the generation of the Stella-Jones monthly and yearly financial statements
  • Extracts general ledger information
  • Reconciles report discrepancies and problems
  • Codes data for input to financial data processing system according to company procedures
  • Reviews, balances, and interprets computer reports, and makes corrections
  • Corresponds with vendors, conducts investigations and brings complex discrepancies to resolution
  • Maintains awareness of all activities and issues that could impact daily operations and service levels
  • Assists with Accounts Payable month and year-end close
  • Special tasks as assigned and participate in projects as needed
  • Special tasks as assigned and participate in projects as needed
  • Maintains Company and employee confidence by keeping information confidential
  • Participates and contributes to company safety program

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.



  • Education: Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college preferred
  • Experience: Six months to one-year related experience in Accounts Payable; Tier 1 ERP experience desired, perferably SAP
  • License/Certification: NA

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of FOB points, state sales tax laws and rates, EDI
  • Microsoft Suite
  • Communication
  • Problem solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • Customer Centric 

Employee Benefits: 

As a Stella-Jones employee, you will have access to excellent benefits and incentives including:

  • The security of working for a company designated as an essential workplace
  • Comprehensive total benefits package
  • Several company-paid benefits including:
    • Dental and Vision coverage
    • Life insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) policies
    • Long-Term Disability Coverage
    • Access to a robust employee assistance program
  • Competitive compensation
  • Annual bonus program opportunity
  • 401(k) savings plan with generous Company match (150% on the first 4% deferred)
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Career advancement opportunities 
  • Ability to purchase Company stock 

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Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled