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Senior Accountant


Job ID: 53095

Senior Accountant
Our Portland-based client is looking for a high energy and positive Senior Accountant to join their team. This role is extremely hands-on leading the day-to-day accounting functions while completing multiple projects with a variety of stakeholders of the company.

Remote work allowed from Oregon, Washington, or California.

Senior Accountant Responsibilities 
Lead month-end close to ensure tasks are completed within deadlines. 
Review journal entries and account reconciliations.
Verify general ledgers for accuracy.
Support auditing efforts with external auditors and business partners.
Assist with analysis, consolidations, SOX reporting, and schedules. 
Evaluates processes and implements improvements. 
Other special projects as needed.

Senior Accountant Qualifications 
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business; CPA preferred.
5+ years of GL accounting experience; knowledge with revenue recognition and/or fixed assets a plus.
Public accounting and experience with multi-entity corporations preferred.
Knowledge with accounting principles and regulations.
Experience using ERP systems; Intermediate Excel skills. 
Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization. 
Flexible and able to prioritize deadlines.  


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.