Staff Accountant

29 Oct 2020
31 Oct 2020
Job role
Contract type
Full time

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Staff Accountant

Full–Time Position

Seeking Candidate with Experience in General Ledger Accounting

Avamere Health Services

25117 SW Parkway Ste. B

Wilsonville, Oregon 97007

The Staff Accountant performs a variety of professional level accounting duties surrounding the recording and reporting of financial transactions involved in Avamere Health Services operations and services. Works under occasional direction or instruction as new or unusual situations arise, exercising initiative and independent judgment in the performance of assigned tasks.



* Maintain and reconcile a variety of ledgers, reports and account records; examine and correct accounting transactions to ensure accurate recording, balancing and classification of income and expenditures to proper accounts in accordance with Avamere Health Services procedures.
* Assist in the preparation of complete, accurate and timely financial statements and reports for management staff, area finance managers, external auditors, and financial institutions.
* Assist in the preparation of miscellaneous reports and schedules to accompany financial statements for management staff.
* Receive, analyze and verify bank statements; reconcile bank accounts to general ledger, analyze discrepancies to make appropriate corrections; prepare and enter journal entries.
* Reconcile fixed assets, accounts receivable, accounts payable, prepaid assets and accrued expenses on a monthly basis. Analyze discrepancies; prepare and enter journal entries.
* Prepare various tax reports (Provider Tax, Business and Use Tax, Labor and Industry reports) and appropriate journal entries for the related accruals as necessary.
* Assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures related to the activities of the accounting department; recommend changes in accounting systems and procedures.
* Assist in the development of desk top procedures to document instructions for recurring tasks.


* Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, business administration or a closely related field.
* Proven capability for effective use of computer systems, including spreadsheet, word processing and accounting software; ability to operate ten–key and type a minimum of 40 words per minute.
* Minimum 2 years of experience.
* Strong analytical skills; ability to evaluate and solve problems with minimum assistance.
* Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and procedures and their application to a variety of accounting transactions and problems.
* Knowledge of financial research and report preparation methods and techniques as well as the ability to prepare a variety of complex financial statements, reports, and analyses.

Facility Information

We have an attractive and casual office in Wilsonville just off the freeway with free parking. And, we have nearby Starbucks and restaurants. Avamere is an equal opportunity employer. We eagerly seek applicants of diverse background and hire without regard to race, color, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical abilities, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Our healthcare and clinical background lends itself to a more caring environment than you might find in the tech industry. Note: Our stewardship of sensitive data means that a criminal background check is required to join Avamere.

And you should know that at Avamere we take our Mission and Core Values seriously.

Mission: To Enhance the Life of Every Person We Serve

Core values:

* Integrity above all else
* Passion for the quality of people's lives
* Quality that is obvious
* Innovation, not emulation
* A culture of trust and respect
* Reaching to learn, grow and embrace change
* Teamwork, camaraderie and fun

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