Finance Specialist Senior - CPA Candidate

Finance Specialist Senior - CPA Candidate
Multnomah County
 Portland, Oregon
Job Description

Are you a detailed, highly motivated CPA Candidate that has advanced knowledge with hands on experience with accounting regulations for financial reporting, auditing and reviewing? Do you have excellent written, verbal, technical and analytical skills? Are you comfortable with being public facing and looked upon both internally and externally, for expertise in internal controls, Federal compliance and GAAP accounting? Can you work effectively within a diverse workgroup that fosters a commitment to equity, inclusion, and diversity that provides a sense of safety, trust & belonging for all? If you’re looking to stretch your horizon… consider applying today!


At the Department of County Management Finance Unit the work we do is essential to the operation of Multnomah County as a government, as well as an employer. Proper, accurate, and timely reporting of all fiscal information is the responsibility of the DCM Finance & Risk Management Division. As a team we are committed to being good stewards of public resources. This position will be within Fiscal Compliance, and operates independently with general guidance from senior management. Fiscal compliance utilizes various monitoring techniques to ensure providers contracting with the County have met applicable Federal, State and County contract requirements. Monitoring techniques include financial review site visits, desk reviews and financial statement analysis. Compliance Specialists must be able to effectively communicate (written and orally) to providers, vendors, County Senior Management, County Attorney, elected officials/staff regarding any issues, risks, problems and recommendations resulting from fiscal monitoring. Fiscal Compliance Specialists are expected to provide accounting assistance to providers, vendors and contractors as well as identify accounting areas and functions where process improvement or additional internal controls and procedures are necessary.

For more information or to apply ~ please see link to Multnomah County's Website.