Reporting to the CFO, a global company with North American HQ in Portland is seeking a Controller as the result of significant company growth. This a great opportunity with a very stable company, offering excellent work/life balance and great benefits. This role will be seated in a beautifully designed office with many employee amenities.
Responsibilities of the Controller
Oversee month-end, quarterly and annual closing.
Ensure GAAP and IFRS compliance.
Lead the continuous development and implementation of accounting policy, best practice, and process improvements.
Budgeting and forecasting.
Manage financial reporting.
Oversee general ledger functions.
Manage fixed assets.
Capital expenditures and budgeting.
Approve and expense employee travel.
Maintain banking relationships.
Serve as liaison with international parent company business partners.
Oversee the recruitment, training, and development of accounting staff.
Other special projects and duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field; CPA preferred.
6+ years of progressively responsible accounting experience with supervisory experience; global or public accounting background preferred.
Advanced knowledge of GAAP and IFRS compliance.
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.
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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