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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in PORTLAND, Oregon


If you're an experienced nonprofit Staff Accountant with who is possesses strong technical skills and a keen attention to detail, there could be an exciting opportunity for you to check out through Accountemps. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliations and extensive work reviewing grants. This is a long-term temporary position based in the Portland, Oregon region. This opportunity is perfect for any go-getter who's trying to build a career in the nonprofit sector!

Your responsibilities in this role:

  • Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested


  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Recent and relevant nonprofit accounting experience

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Experience with grant accounting

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Journal entries experience required

  • Microsoft Excel experience highly desired

  • Adeptness in QuickBooks

  • Practical knowledge of Monthly Close Processes

If you are interested in this position please apply online today or call 503-222-9778 and ask for Sarah Yarnell!

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Salary: $25.00 - $28.00 / Hourly

Location: PORTLAND, OR

Date Posted: October 13, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 03600-0011587779

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance