Robert Half International Accountant 3 in PORTLAND, Oregon
Accountemps currently has a long-term opportunity for a Senior Accountant at one of our local government industry clients! As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, account analysis and reconciliations, financial statement preparation and consolidation, audit preparation, and grant management/grant billings. We are looking for a Senior Accountant who has excellent analytical skills, is a self-starter and enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment. If this sounds like you, apply today or call Sarah Yarnell at 503.222.9778 for more information!
What you get to do every single day
Prepare reconciliations of Balance Sheet accounts (specifically focusing on Grants)
Implement monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Coordinate quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Realize compliance with corporate accounting policies and procedures and controls by working with business partners
Create analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
An endless desire to improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Aptitude for analyzing financial data and generating accurate reports in a timely manner
Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
Experience with non-profit, government or fund accounting required
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Demonstrated skills in interacting effectively, both verbally and in writing, with functional managers
Workday experience preferred
Experience with financial analysis
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are highly desired
Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire 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 named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.
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