Controller | VanderHouwen


Portland, Oregon

Direct Hire

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Job Id: 62101

Our client is looking for a full-time Controller to join their team in Portland, Oregon. This role is an excellent opportunity to join a growing and dynamic company. If you thrive working in a fast-paced and collaborative environment this could be the opportunity to continue building your career in.

Qualifications of the Controller

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA highly preferred. 
  • 5+ years of related experience with strong knowledge in GAAP. 
  • Previous supervisory and leadership experience.
  • Senior living, property management, or similar multi-entity industry experience highly preferred. 
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. 
  • Problem-solving and analytical mindset. 

Responsibilities of the Controller

  • Prepare financial statements and oversee month-end processes.
  • Present financial information and company metrics to multiple stakeholders.
  • Manage cash positions and prepare cash forecast models. 
  • Develop accounting team members. 
  • Assist with budgeting efforts. 
  • Lead year-end audits and tax returns.

Salary: $110k-$120k (DOE)

Benefits are available to eligible full-time employees and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, FSA, HSA, life insurance, AD&D, additional group and illness coverages, short-term disability, employee assistance program (EAP), vendor and product discounts, and 401k program. 

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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