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Job ID: 48242

A well-established local Portland organization is seeking a hands-on Controller to join their team. This is a great opportunity to work alongside senior managers and get your foot in the door with a reputable company.

Controller Responsibilities 
Oversee Accounting functions including month-end, payroll, audit, taxes, financial reporting, and financial planning. 
Oversee company financial and internal controls to ensure compliance with GAAP.
Supervise a team of accounting staff. 
Support and develop the organization's strategic plans.
Participate in budgeting and forecasting activities.
Correspond with external vendors including banking and audit relationships. 
Special projects as needed.

Controller Qualifications 
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or similar related field, CPA or CMA highly preferred. 
5+ years of progressive hands-on accounting experience with mid to large organizations preferred.
Excellent analytical and organizational skills.
Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects.

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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