Accounting Manager

Job Description

Our Portland office has an opening for a full-time Accounting Manager position to join our Finance team. 

Working with us means that you will enjoy a respectful environment that celebrates diverse backgrounds and experiences. We strongly believe our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion strengthens our ability to serve our clients, enhances our culture and supports our communities in which we live and work.


This position is responsible for maintaining the accuracy and integrity of the general ledger and overseeing payroll, accounts payable and trust accounting. The role includes financial and tax reporting, fixed asset management, month end close activities, expense analysis and budgeting, annual review coordination, insurance renewal facilitation, bank account and credit card maintenance, and other duties. 


Skills required include effective and positive communication, critical thinking, problem solving, exceptional attention to detail and accuracy, good business acumen, strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and handle conflicting priorities. Successful candidates will possess professionalism, flexibility, reliability, exceptional customer service, enjoy working both independently and in a team, and thrive working in a fast-paced environment. 

In addition, the ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business with an emphasis in Accounting
  • 5+ years' experience, law firm or service industry preferred
  • Knowledge of GAAP and tax reporting
  • Strong budgeting and financial reporting skills required
  • Technical general ledger accounting and month-end close experience
  • Some payroll experience required
  • Advanced computer skills in accounting software, databases, and excel modeling
Bullivant Houser is an Equal Opportunity Employer strongly committed to diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace. We encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and compensation requirements (do not include compensation history) to 




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One SW Columbia Street
Suite 800
Portland, OR 97204

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