Senior Accountant

Confidential Company  •  Vancouver, WA

5 - 7 years experience  • 

$80K - $100K
Posted on 04/30/18
Confidential Company
Vancouver, WA
5 - 7 years experience
$80K - $100K
Posted on 04/30/18

JOB SUMMARY

This position is responsible for wide range of accounting work requiring critical thinking, knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, knowledge of tax laws, and ability to work in a fast-paced, high volume environment with many deadlines. May also include work with system implementations, audit, reporting needs. The Senior Accountant performs planning and coordination of complex accounting activities. 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

1.

Reviews journal entries and reconciliation files for standard format and accuracy. Performs complex month-end and year-end processing calculations. Performs high-level accounting assignments. Assignments may include audit work, tax work, software projects, process improvement and efficiency work, or other assignments as needed. Produces and analyzes financial statements and prepares narratives about financial statements results.

 

2.

Assists in systems and job training of staff.

3.

Works to increase software functionality and efficiency in process and standardization.

4.

Assists customers in problem solving and resolution.

5.

Works with accounting staff and other departments as needed on system-related issues, testing and implementations. 

6.

Provides products and services to meet the needs and requirements of internal and external customers.

7.

Documents processes for all general ledger functions and other accounting functions as needed and directed by Accounting leadership. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

education:

? Bachelor?s degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field required.

experience/training:

? Minimum of five years?experience in accounting or financialauditing.

? Experience in healthcare preferred.

? Implementation project experience is preferred

? Supervisory experiencepreferred.

license/certification:

? Current CPA license or MBA required.

other skills:

? Strong communication skills both verbal and written. Ability to communicate persuasively to financial and non-financial audiences.

? Have good listening skills and comfortable sharing information and ideas with others.

? Accurate and detail oriented.

? Ability to bring projects to successful completion on time.

? Professional skepticism.

? Ability to stand firm on ethical and technical matters.

? Objectivity.

? Conflict resolution skills.

? Proactive, takes initiative.

? Ability to manage multiple complex tasks at one time.

? Commitment to doing things right the first time.

? Board perspective and understanding of the organization?s interrelationships.

? Ability to think ?outside the box?.

Security Clearance Required: No

Visa Candidate Considered: No

COMPENSATION

Full-time Benefits - Full 

Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate 

Commission Compensation - No 

Bonus Eligible - No 

Overtime Eligible - No 

Interview Travel Reimbursed - Yes 

CANDIDATE DETAILS

5+ to 7 years experience

Seniority Level - Entry

Management ExperienceRequired - No

Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree

Willingness to Travel - Never

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