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Digital Trends
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Portland 97204
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Retirement Savings

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Job Title:          Senior Accountant

Dept:                Finance & Accounting

Reports to:       Director of Finance & Accounting

FLSA:                Salary, Exempt, Full- time

Location:          Portland



About Us:

Digital Trends, the largest independent tech media site in the world, is a technology/lifestyle brand with offices in Portland, Oregon; New York; Chicago; and more. We cover anything and everything in technology- from the QLED vs OLED 4k TVs, racing drones, Apple product recalls, to innovations in autonomous driving. Our content spans from news, expert analysis, guides, in-depth reviews, and more. Digital Trends provides insights to our readers in a way that enhances their lifestyle. -Tech for the Way You Live.-


Who We Are Looking For:

We are looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to coordinate the monthly close process, prepare general ledger activities, financial statements, monthly billing, revenue projections and perform financial statement analysis. In addition, other responsibilities include the supervision of accounts receivable, cash management and collections.  This position should be someone who is capable of balancing multiple tasks as well as someone who possesses strong technical skills and is detailed oriented.


What You-ll Do:

  • Coordinate general ledger activities and period end reporting
  • Prepare journal entries and supporting documents
  • Support the preparation of financial statements (income statements, balance sheets and cash flow projections) and related analysis
  • Prepare and/or review account reconciliations and resolve unreconciled items
  • Review accounting policies and procedures for continuous process improvement
  • Assist with annual audits and tax supporting requirements
  • Lead collection efforts in conjunction with cash management
  • Researching accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Collaborates with the other department managers to support overall Company goals and objectives
  • Perform billing and invoicing for revenue in accordance with revenue recognition policies
  • Perform period end reconciliation summary
  • Perform ad-hoc projects as needed


What we Require:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or equivalent required
  • At least 3-4 years of applicable experience
  • Experience within the media industry is a plus
  • CPA/Public Accounting experience preferred
  • Experience with Netsuite,, Asana and Expensify is a plus
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and accounting processes
  • Expert proficiency in MS Windows, including Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Excellent communication across all levels and departments within a company
  • Strong process building and problem-solving capabilities required
  • Must have strong competency in working with systems and applications; must have aptitude to quickly learn new technologies
  • Excellent verbal and written communications required
  • Must have great time management skills and be able to work to deadlines


What-s In It For You:

-       Exceptional benefits package including: medical, prescription, dental and vision insurance, 401k, flexible spending accounts, pre-tax commuter transit and parking benefits, paid parental leave, sabbatical leave after 5 years of service, flexible paid time off, life insurance, company-paid short-term and long-term disability.

-       Fun working environment! Our perks include: free beer and kombucha on tap, free espresso, free drinks and snacks, foosball table & ping pong table, big-screen TVs, bike racks, in-office shower, in-office laundry machines (while testing them for reviews), full kitchen and much more!

-       Company paid Tri-Met pass (PDX)

-       Free membership to gym within building (PDX)

Digital Trends is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage, value and honor diversity.


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