Job ID: 42033

Accounting Specialist Summary
Our Salem area client is looking for an Accounting Specialist to join their close-knit team!  This is a great opportunity to join a growing company with a long history in their industry. 

Responsibilities of the Accounting Specialist
Collect and process purchase order receipts for multiple entities.
Assist with change order identification and processing.
Coordinate check shipments to regional lockbox.
Communicate with multiple departments and regional personnel.
Compile data to support month-end close.
Prepare various reports for management.
Maintain back-up documentation and filing system.
Assist with other projects as assigned.
Accounting Specialist Qualifications
1-2+ years of experience in the field or a related area.
Basic knowledge of accounting and purchase orders.
Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word.
Excellent communication skills verbal and written, with a strong focus on customer service.
Highly organized and detailed with the ability to multi-task and work with multiple interruptions.
Team player, collaborative, flexible.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen 
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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