Job ID: 42185

A Fast growing and innovative Portland based manufacturing company is looking to add a Controller to their team. This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that offers solid benefits in an environment that allows for both personal and professional growth.

Responsibilities of the Controller
Review and update internal procedures and controls, including performing internal audits.
Perform regular GL journal entries, ensuring accuracy and completeness.
Reconciliation and analysis GL accounts.
Represent company in negotiation agreements with service providers, including insurance brokers, bank representatives, credit card processors.
Lead annual budget preparations.
Develop accurate financial statements. 
Review performance results to previous budgets.
Oversee accounts payable and assist in maintaining vendor relationships.
Assist with fiscal year-end reconciliations and reports.
Work with outside CPA firm.
Oversee payroll, 401k, and benefits.

Controller Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, or Accounting.
3+ years of equivalent proficient experience in full cycle accounting.
2+ years of supervisory experience with demonstrated leadership skills to supervise, lead and train others.
Experience with financial reporting required.
Manufacturing background preferred.
Progress Accounting knowledge preferred.
Demonstrated experience with insurance contracts and risk management preferred.
Solid understanding of GAAP and general business operations.
E-commerce preferred.
Warehouse and inventory experience, with exposure to cost preferred.
Dynamics GP required.
Proficiency Excel spreadsheet experience required.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Strict attention to detail and organization required.
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with an ability to communicate with a variety of positions across the company.


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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