Post Date: 01/15/2019
Close Date: 02/15/2019
Growing Local Company Seeks Staff Accountant
We sell and design desks, chairs and things that keep your body moving, so you can work and live more fully. We are excited to share we were named one of Oregon’s Top 100 Best Places to Work!
Our rapidly but mindfully growing company is seeking a Staff Accountant at our headquarters in Portland, Oregon. Our accounting team is full of individuals who are constantly shaping the future of our business. In this role, you will be able to hone your skills by developing new procedures, processes, and controls. As each individual grows, we also evolve as an entire company, which in turn fosters the continued professional development of everyone. Would you love an opportunity to take on an impactful role where you can make a real difference? If so, then Fully is the place for you.
Please read this ad thoroughly and know we do not accept resumes without the accompaniment of a cover letter. We want to get to know you a bit, so help us out!
A little about us:
We are people who don’t fit into boxes and don’t put up with cubicles. Our “open door” policy is more of a “no door” policy. We like to talk to each other, share ideas, and collaborate, preferably over team lunches or a waterfront stroll. We expect all team members to simply, “come as you are” and we truly mean it.
We hire people we believe in and who are equally passionate about engaging in a progressive and active workplace. We are constantly moving, learning, and evolving both personally and professionally. Ultimately, we believe life is too short not to love where you work.
We are interested in what makes you uncommon. Hiring people with different voices, different experiences, and different perspectives has expanded our thinking, enriched our culture, and made us a stronger and better company. Do you have something unique to offer us?
A little about you:
We are looking for someone who is focused on furthering their career within the accounting field. The right candidate will be driven, extremely detail oriented, and not afraid of extensive data entry. The ability to think quickly and contribute solutions is key to being successful in this role. A willingness to jump in where needed and learn new processes across all accounting functions is absolutely critical.
This role works closely with the entire Accounting team, assisting in handling the day to day accounting functions, and taking on special projects as needed. In addition to fielding daily AP and AR transactions, this position is responsible for identifying, researching, and resolving finance, accounting, and tax issues that impact the company. This role also reviews and prepares accounting and tax documents, including cash management analysis and compliance reporting. As such, this position provides extensive support to ensure the department is set up for success. Flexibility will be at the core of this role’s daily practice, as there will be opportunities to learn the many facets of accounting, including providing backup for payroll functions.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
-Perform accounting and clerical functions to support the accounting department.
-Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards, and the rules, regulations, and code of conduct of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) sections and regulations.
-Develop, streamline, and implement improved internal accounting and financial analysis controls and reporting processes to strengthen accuracy and effectiveness of internal accounting system.
-Research tax and accounting issues and report findings to management.
-Perform financial budgeting and forecast reporting and present findings to management.
-Prepare financial models focused on cash flow and assets.
-Prepare reports and documentation to provide to external financiers, CPAs and auditors for use in monitoring loan compliance and tax return preparation.
-Apply knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to the above duties.
Skills and Qualifications:
-Accounting degree or minimum of three years experience in an accounting role.
-Experience in Netsuite strongly preferred.
-Knowledge or experience with basic accounting principles, journal entries, and spreadsheets.
-Attention to detail -- ability to analyze data and recognize anomalies and probable trends.
-Ability to collaborate with other members of the accounting team and also work on projects without supervision when appropriate.
-Ability to manage time effectively, handling both periodic projects and helping with special assignments as needed.
-Payroll processing experience a plus.
Reports to: Controller
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm, 40 hours per week.
Compensation: This is a salaried position; range will be discussed at initial interview.
Company benefits: In addition to a competitive salary, Fully provides a generous package of employee benefits including Medical, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Basic Life Insurances, three weeks paid parental leave and 401(k), as well as subsidized dental coverage and options for employee purchase of expanded and optional coverages.
Company perks: Additional perks include 15 days PTO to start, 80 hours/year for volunteering, alternative commuter and monthly wellness stipends, weekly personal training and yoga sessions, twice weekly team lunches, kitchen stocked with snacks, kombucha on tap, bottomless Nossa Familia coffee, and a dog-friendly office in a great SE Portland location with the best and brightest coworkers around!
How to apply: If you are buzzing with excitement that you might be our new Staff Accountant and you have the skills and experience to back it up, kindly send your resume and cover letter. Please include in your cover letter what equity, diversity, and inclusion means to you. We want to be sure you read the entire ad and also, EDI is a core value here at Fully.
*No recruiters, emails, phone calls, or drop-ins, please.
Complete details: https://www.fitzii.com/apply/37447?s=c1