A longstanding Portland client is looking for an Accounting Manager to join their team. This position works with the senior leaders to share the organization's financial status while managing the daily accounting activities and coaching a team of accounting professionals.
Responsibilities of the Accounting Manager
Oversee accounting staff members, general ledger accounts, and processes.
Manage monthly and quarterly financial reporting.
Review financial statements and account analysis.
Ensure GAAP and SOX compliance.
Support internal and external audits.
Continuous development of accounting policies and process improvements.
Special projects and ad-hoc duties as needed.
Accounting Manager Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA is highly preferred.
5+ years of accounting and finance experience and 2+ years of supervisory experience.
Knowledge of US GAAP, SOX, GL, cost accounting, and financial statements.
ERP systems knowledge; Oracle preferred.
MS Excel skills.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Organized multitasker with strong attention to detail, accuracy, and deadlines.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
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