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Accounting Manager in Portland, OR at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/5/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Portland, OR
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    5 to greater than 15 years
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Job Description

We are looking for a strong Accounting Manager to manage and oversee the month-end close process. The company is a publicly traded entity in the manufacturing industry, with revenues greater than $1B. Even though the company has an aggressive close in 5 days, the environment is super chill and the work-life balance is real. This position has great visibility within the organization as it reports to the CFO and has 2 direct reports.


Manage and oversee the daily operations of the accounting department including:

Month and end-year process


Oversee Accounts Payable/Receivable and Cash Receipts/Check Runs

Revenue and Expenditure Variance Analysis

Capital Assets Reconciliations

Fixed Asset activity

Review trial balance and work with corporate controller to prepare financial statements

Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles

Interface with external auditors

Assign projects and direct staff to ensure compliance and accuracy

Job Requirements

BA degree
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is a huge plus
Excellent knowledge of US GAAP and SEC rules and regulations
Ability to research and propose company positions on accounting issues
International accounting experience is a plus
Ability to execute and follow-through to completion and documentation
Ability to manipulate large amounts of data
High attention to detail and accuracy


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