Robert Half International Accounting Manager in PORTLAND, Oregon


Robert Half Management Resources is seeking an Accounting Manager or Senior Accountant that is available to start immediately at a local engineering firm in the Portland area. The ideal candidate will be strong, determined, and experienced. In this Accounting Manager or Sr. Accountant role, you will be responsible for working with the Controller and Staff Accountant in all day to day accounting tasks which may include preparing and/or reviewing appropriate ledger entries and reconciliations, maintaining the general ledger system, preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements, assisting with regulatory reporting as applicable, and related duties. If you're interested, you don't want to miss out on this 2-3 month engagement.


  • Assist in the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including document preparation, data analysis, integrity validation and reconciliation processes

  • Prepare various technical accounting analyses, policies and procedures

  • Collaborate with FP&A; and accounting management to deliver relevant and timely reporting of financial data analytics, including monthly flash report, key financial metrics and actual spend against budgets/outlook

  • Regular review and analysis of balance sheet and income statement accounts


  • 5+ years of recent relevant financial experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or equivalent degree and/or experience

  • Reliable technology and analytical abilities. Experience with Deltek Ajera a plus

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Strong familiarity with journal entries

  • Comprehensive knowledge of account reconciliation

  • Foundational knowledge in general ledger

  • Knowledge of bank reconciliations

  • Advanced MS Excel Skills

  • Exceptional communication skills that provide the ability to interact with all levels of the organization with a high customer service orientation

  • CPA/MBA preferred

If you are qualified and interested please apply to this ad or call Chris Giroux at 503-525-8853. We look forward to hearing from you!

Our industry-leading alliances and broad client network provide you greater access to a variety of unique interim and long-term project opportunities that can keep you continuously engaged. We also provide competitive benefits and compensation packages, as well as online training and continuing professional education (CPE). Our parent company, Robert Half, has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998.

At Robert Half Management Resources, your experience matters - and we put it to good use. To apply for this position or for more information on other engagements, visit us online at or call your branch office at 888.490.3198.

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Salary: $31.66 - 36.66/hr

Location: PORTLAND, OR

Date Posted: January 10, 2019

Employment Type: Contract

Job Reference: 03600-0010799854

Staffing Area: Interim Project-Based Financial