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Senior Accountant

Portland, OR | Finance

Job Description

As a Senior Accountant you will be responsible for executing key accounting functions within a fast paced dynamic environment. We are looking for someone with a solid technical and systems background who has the desire and enthusiasm to drive the adoption of best practices in accounting processes and controls to support the growth of the business. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Prepare journal entries, accruals and reconciliations supporting the monthly and quarterly close process
  • Prepare analysis and journal entries for payroll, equity compensation and sales commissions
  • Manage the daily accounts receivable and accounts payable activity and processes
  • Help design and implement best practices in accounting processes and controls
  • Recommend systems improvements to automate and streamline the close process
  • Support management and financial reporting objectives
  • Provide guidance to other departments on accounting related matters
  • Support the annual external audit process
  • Provide analysis and support within a wide variety of accounting areas as needed

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance related field
  • 3-5 years experience in accounting, finance or related function
  • Public accounting experience with Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and internal control requirements
  • Excellent systems skills particularly in Excel, and financial accounting systems
  • Understanding of working with international subsidiaries and multi-currencies helpful
  • Highly analytical and business process oriented, with a keen skill for problem- solving
  • Ability to communicate to all levels within an organization
  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to business changes
  • Team player who likes to work in a highly collaborative environment
  • Enthusiasm for Mobile Technology and working in a fun start-up culture 
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