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Date Added: Wed 14/07/2021

Staff Accountant

Portland, OR, US
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Ref ID: #removed#96

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: DOE

Robert Half Finance is looking for a Staff Accountant for a full-time opportunity with a respected company. As a Staff Accountant, you will be in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. Lend your skills towards developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very complex as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Portland, Oregon area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.


Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable

Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request

Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision

Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

Please contact Kevin Wong at #removed# to apply for this job. Job Order: #removed#96

Job Requirements:
  • Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities
  • ERP system experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Excel VBA
  • Recent and relevant accounting experience
  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

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