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Senior Staff Accountant

Bellevue, WA
by Seattle Search Group

Accounting And Finance

Job Description

We are constantly seeking to leverage our passion for technology and execution by helping our clients achieve a more streamlined business model.

Our clients range from billion-dollar companies specializing in industrial solvents and chemical products to major, international food ingredients providers. Our clients look to leverage our unique business model, technology, and talented team to help them achieve a stronger, more profitable business model.

We are dedicated to creating a personal growth environment where team members are provided opportunities to advance their professional development and are encouraged to explore their passions. We invest in our culture to create a supportive environment that fosters team collaboration and creative problem solving. We are transforming the way materials producers go-to-market and our team of disruptors are at the core of our success.  

Main areas of responsibility:
  • Assist with the monthly close process by preparing journal entries, performing balance sheet account reconciliations, and completing ad-hoc financial analysis.
  • Apply critical-thinking and Excel skills to analyze financials statements and underlying data; develop and present to management insights into financial results.
  • Perform monthly variance analysis on balance sheet and income statement accounts and research discrepancies.
  • Support accounting processes and procedures for all business units 
  • Manage accounts payable and accounts receivable team of two: 
    • Train, guide, and mentor staff 
    • Review and approve AP and AR transactions
  • Continually examine processes and procedures to identify potential risks and provide recommendations for improvement.
  • Support, policies, procedures, and internal controls which are in place to protect company assets and ensure financial statement accuracy.
  • Ad hoc research, project work, and analysis as assigned. 
Location & Commitments
  • Full-time, permanent 
  • Hybrid Position 
  • Report to office HQ in Bellevue, Washington 2-3 days a week

Job Requirement

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, or similar
  • Minimum 3-5 years relevant experience
  • 1-2 years of management experience, preferred
  • Strong communication skills are mandatory
  • Master’s degree, CPA or equivalent, preferred
  • Ability to work collaboratively across departmental functions 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong attention to detail, flexible and reliable 
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Problem-solving skills 
  • Teamwork 
  • Professional maturity
  • Sound Judgment
Preferred Level of Experience
  • 3 to 5 years of work experience, depending on need, prior role & responsibilities
  • 1 to 2 years of management experience