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Accountant - Southern Oregon

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Location
Near Medford, OR
Salary
$65,000 - $70,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor
Date
Feb 16, 2018
Job ID
2569409
Are you an experienced Accountant who wants to live in southern Oregon?  Here is the perfect opportunity!  Our client is a fast-growing national manufacturer of alternative medicine (herbs) and is adding a new position for an Accountant.
 
SUMMARY:
 
This position reports to the VP Finance and will interact with all levels within the organization including the CEO and Board of Directors.

 
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
  • Prepare monthly journal entries and reconciliations.
  • Assist in preparation of monthly financial statements.
  • Support the VP Finance in budget and forecasting activities.
  • Monitor and analyze department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Respond to inquiries from VP Finance, CEO, and other managers regarding financial results and special reporting requests.
  • Work with VP Finance to ensure a clean and timely year-end audit.
  • Support VP Finance with special projects and workflow process improvements.
Required competencies, skills and abilities:
  • Five years of financial accounting experience.
  • Strong GAAP/internal controls knowledge.
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Strong Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) and Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • Experience with Access database
  • Ability to work collaboratively with members of staff
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent, preferably with an accounting concentration.

COMPENSATION:
The company offers a generous compensation and benefits package that is free for employees and assistance with relocation.