Accounting Specialist

Portland, Oregon

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Job Id: 60374

Accounting Specialist
Our well-established client seeks a dynamic and reliable Accounting Specialist to join their team! This role will support various accounting functions and is a great fit for someone who enjoys pivoting between multiple roles. The ideal candidate is proactive, eager to learn, and seeking an opportunity to join a well-tenured team for the long run.

Accounting Specialist Responsibilities

  • Perform daily billing activities.
  • Review and process accounts payable and accounts receivable transactions.
  • Research and resolve discrepancies as needed.
  • Assist with payroll processing and audit data for accuracy.
  • Additional accounting and administrative tasks as needed.

Accounting Specialist Qualifications

  • 2+ years of related experience including AP and AR; payroll experience a plus.
  • Degree in Accounting or similar field a plus.
  • Proficient with QuickBooks and MS Office including strong Excel skills.
  • Self-motivated with excellent time management skills.
  • Deadline-driven with high attention to detail and accuracy.

Salary: $20-$25/hr. (DOE)

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

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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