Accounting Supervisor

General & Administrative Seattle, Washington


Position Summary:                                   

Under the direction of the Director of Finance and Accounting, the Accounting Supervisor assumes responsibility for the preparation of reconciliations, general administration of accounting functions, inventory management, month-end close and advising the accounting department in operational functions as supervisory lead. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, providing support and acting as back-up for accounts payable and payroll functions.

Location:  Seattle, WA – Northwest Center’s Corporate Headquarters

Schedule: Monday through Friday – 8:00AM to 5:00PM

Salary: $70,000 to $75,000 yearly

Required Experience:                        

  • Five (5) years accounting including General Ledger and Payroll experience required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Excel or other PC spreadsheet experience required
  • Prior experience with Microsoft Dynamics GP, and other computerized accounting and windows programs

Skills & Abilities:               

  • Able to adapt to a changing work environment, expectations and customer needs
  • Able to work independently and as a team member; strong interpersonal skills
  • Able to complete duties accurately and in timely manner
  • Possess excellent customer service skills, including tact and poise in dealing with public, staff and clients
  • Supervise and motivate staff; motivate, develop and direct people as they work
  • Manage the time of self and others; plan and effectively prioritize
  • Interpret complex data; use reasoning to discover answers to problems
  • Judge the costs and benefits of a possible action
  • Identify problems and review information
  • Quickly and accurately compare letters, numbers, objects, pictures or patterns