Our client is seeking an Accounting Manager for a stable and long-standing Portland manufacturing company. This individual will be responsible for leading the accounting team, be a key partner to other business units, and lead the department to achieve the business’s goals.
Responsibilities of the Accounting Manager
Review and ensure all monthly close processes are completed.
Establish internal controls.
Responsible for all cost accounting and inventory management.
Perform financial reporting and analysis on ROI, budgeting/forecasting, and planning.
Support cross-functional team members with projects needing financial data and analysis.
Assist with annual audits and reviews.
Additional ad-hoc projects and duties as needed.
Qualifications of the Accounting Manager
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; CPA required.
3+ years of accounting and supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment required; 2 years of public accounting experience.
Strong knowledge in GAAP, IFRS, and accounting processes.
Tech-savvy with a large ERP system and reporting software experience; Oracle and/or Hyperion preferred.
Exceptional communication and presentation skills.
Strong analytical skills with the ability to meet deadlines and multiple competing priorities.
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