Senior Accountant

Department/Agency of position: 
Cowlitz County Auditor's Office
Location of position: 
Kelso, WA
Wage/Salary: 
$5,726 – $7,014
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Job Description: 

This position is appointed by the Cowlitz County Auditor and works closely with the Accounting Manager and other accounting staff within the Cowlitz County Auditor's Office, as well as staff of other departments. This position assists with controlling, monitoring, analyzing and administering the financial accountability of Cowlitz County and the recording and reporting of financial data, including but not limited to, the Annual Financial Statements.

Benefits for this position include: •Premera Blue Cross or Kaiser healthcare, dental and vision plans (includes dependent coverage at no extra cost) •VEBA/Health Retirement Account for those who qualify •Washington State Public Employees Retirement System •Deferred Compensation plans available through VOYA or Valic •Generous vacation and leave package •Attractive salary •Reasonable work hours

Cowlitz County is a great place to live and work. Located along the Columbia River less than an hour from the Cascade Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, Cowlitz County provides an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities and easy access to the Arts. The I-5 corridor runs right through Cowlitz County providing quick access to the Vancouver, Washington and Portland, Oregon metropolitan areas.