A large international company with North American headquarters in Portland has an immediate need for an Accounting Specialist to assist with financial transactions. This is an opportunity to gain experience in a large finance organization.
Responsibilities of the Accounting Specialist
Prepare and process financial transactions.
Financial statements and reporting prep.
Assist with the continuous development and implementation of policy, best practice, and process improvements.
Maintain accounting and financial records, both physical and electronic.
Other duties as assigned.
Accounting Specialist Qualifications
Associate Degree in Accounting or equivalent education and experience required.
2 years of accounting experience.
Knowledge of GAAP and SAP.
MS Office Suite experience, with skills in Excel and Word.
ERP systems knowledge.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with ability to interact at all levels of the organization.
Organized multitasker with strong attention to detail and accuracy.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Can work independently and as part of a team.
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.
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