Our west coast industry leading client is seeking an Assistant Controller to join their headquarters in Portland, Oregon. This is a great opportunity for a driven individual to lead a collaborative team in a fast-paced environment.
Assistant Controller Responsibilities
Oversee and review monthly account reconciliations.
Monitor the status and completion of deliverables (reports, quarter & year-end packages).
Manage the periodic closing activities completing within deadlines.
Drive projects and provide project status updates to key stakeholders.
Coach, develop, and mentor team members.
Maintain policies, procedures, and documentation; continually improve financial reporting and reconciliation processes.
Provide audit support. Ensure compliance over reporting processes.
Assistant Controller Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; CPA highly preferred.
7 years of related experience, 2+ years private industry accounting.
Big 4 accounting experience preferred.
Strong knowledge of US GAAP accounting principles.
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
Excellent communication skills with attention to detail.
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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