Senior Staff Accountant

Portland, Oregon

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Job Id: 61487

Senior Staff Accountant
Our local manufacturing client is looking for a dynamic Senior Staff Accountant who enjoys wearing many hats and working with a great team across multiple business entities. You won’t want to miss out on this stellar opportunity to join a longstanding and well-known Portland company!

Senior Staff Accountant Responsibilities

  • Oversee the accounting team and its functions.
  • Support month end processes including preparation of journal entries and account reconciliations.
  • Monitor project budgets and loan activity ensuring timely payments.
  • Prepare monthly financial reports; share findings with leadership.
  • Support year end activities including tax and audit preparations.
  • Ensure accuracy and compliance of accounting records.

Senior Staff Accountant Qualifications

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field preferred.
  • 2+ years of multi-entity accounting experience; public accounting background a plus.
  • Previous supervisory responsibility required.
  • Exposure to inventory, property management, financial services, and/or hospitality industry a plus.
  • Proficient with ERP systems and intermediate to advanced Excel skills.
  • Familiarity with QuickBooks (online) or property management software a plus.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization.
  • Deadline-driven with strong attention to detail and accuracy.

Salary: $33-$40/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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