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Accountant II

Company: Performance Food Group
Location: Portland
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced Accountant to join our team! This Accountant will part of our amazing Finance Team and will be responsible for performing month-end close activities, analyze and verify financial information, and prepare internal financial reports. We are looking for an individual who will work closely with all departments and develop strong working relationships amongst their team.

Why work for Performance?

Medical, dental, and vision coverage on day 1!
Company matched 401K
Employee Stock Purchas Plan
Generous paid time off
Education assistance
Unlimited growth opportunities

Other job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide information to the field regarding accounting practices and procedures.
  • Reconcile and review general ledger accounts.
  • Apply accounting knowledge to lead teams on projects.
  • Provide guidance to the Finance Team
  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to accounts.
  • Prepare and/or review detailed journal entries.
  • Prepare and record month-end accruals.
  • Prepare and publish internal month-end, quarter-end, and year-end reporting.
  • Perform moderately complex accounting reconciliations and balance sheet trend analysis, as assigned.
  • Provide recommendations for process improvements.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field

    2+ years of experience in general ledger accounting

    Thorough understanding and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

    Demonstrated computer and analytical skills

    High proficiency in Microsoft Excel and a working knowledge of Microsoft Access

    Ability to work in office and flexible hours as requiredPreferred Qualifications:Public accounting experience

    AS400, IBM Cognos and exposure to inventory management systems or other major ERP solutions

    Knowledge of SOX requirements and maintain compliance with key controls related to accounting duties

    Participation in process improvement initiatives

    Demonstrated oral/written communication, interpersonal, organizational, and customer service skillsPerformance Food Group and/or its subsidiaries (individually or collectively, the "Company") provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all applicants and employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations. Please click on the following links to review: (1) our EEO Policy; (2) the "EEO is the Law" poster and supplement; and (3) the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

Keywords: Performance Food Group, Portland , Accountant II, Accounting, Auditing , Portland, Oregon

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