Do you have an accounting background but are bored of doing the same tasks each month for just one company?
Do you crave variety in the type of work you do and the clients you serve?
Do you like to travel to clients and thrive during face-to-face interactions?
Do you want the stability and backing of a top 10 national firm?
CLA is looking to hire a senior accountant / assistant controller for our growing BizOps practice in the Tri Cities, WA area.
As a Senior Accountant / Assistant Controller You Will
Perform senior accountant/assistant controller functions as part of the client’s accounting services team.
Be accountable for identifying and implementing best practices related to the service(s) provided to add value to the client.
Analyze and interpret financial information that client leaders need to make sound business decisions.
Prepare financial reports for other groups (creditors, regulatory agencies, and tax authorities, and more).
Review and monitor costs inherent in the business.
Schedule expenditures, analyze variances, and may identify corrective actions when necessary.
Have the ability to independently prepare financial statements.
Meet financial objectives by forecasting requirements, prepares budgets, schedules expenditures, analyzes variances, and initiates corrective actions when necessary.
Think you’re a fit? This is what successful candidates for this role have:
Three years of work experience as Staff Accountant or equivalent.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field, or an Associate’s degree/Accounting Certificate in Accounting plus 5 years of accounting experience may be considered as a Bachelor’s degree equivalent.
General knowledge of accounting software required (e.g., Microsoft Excel, QuickBooks, etc.).
Ability to travel to local client sites as needed.
Prior project management and client management experience (preferred).
Previous public accounting experience (preferred).
CPA certification (preferred).
CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen LLP) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing, and public accounting capabilities to help clients succeed professionally and personally. Our team members are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With more than 6,200 people, 120 U.S. locations, and a global affiliation, we promise to know you and help you. Learn more at CLAconnect.com . Equal Opportunity Employer/AA Employer/Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
CLA exists to create opportunities for our people, our clients, and our communities. We are a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Location: Kennewick, WA
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ