Senior Accountant in Portland, Oregon - #65904 | VanderHouwen

Portland, Oregon

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Job Id: 65904

Senior Accountant
Our local Portland client seeks a team-oriented Senior Accountant to join their close-knit team. This is a stellar opportunity to work with a lively start-up organization that provides a fun, flexible, and casual work environment and incredible benefits. Avid adventurers and world travelers are encouraged to apply!

This is a hybrid role requiring qualified applicants to commute weekly to offices in Portland, Oregon.

Senior Accountant Responsibilities

  • Ensure month-end processes are completed timely and accurately.
  • Review accounting transactions, leases, fixed assets, and accruals.
  • Prepare reconciliations and research accounting discrepancies.
  • Provide audit and tax return preparation/filing support.
  • Support AP, AR, and payroll functions as needed.

Senior Accountant Qualifications

  • At least 3+ years of progressive accounting experience in tech/software/SaaS, ecommerce, or retail.
  • Strong knowledge of month end close functions and processes.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field preferred.
  • Prior experience in public accounting and/or start-up environment a plus.
  • QuickBooks and Intermediate Excel required; NetSuite or other cloud-based ERP experience preferred.
  • Tech-savvy with MS Office and Google Suite; able to learn new systems quickly.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to effectively manage priorities to meet deadlines.

Salary: $80k-$85k (DOE)

Benefits are available to eligible full-time employees and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, 401k with employer match, flexible schedule, unlimited PTO, travel discounts, wellness incentives, volunteer PTO, paid parental leave, and an employee assistance program (EAP).

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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