Northwest Farm Credit Services Financial Analyst in Spokane, Washington

Financial AnalystLocationWashington-Spokane (Headquarters) Requisition #1402 # of Openings1 As a recipient of the 2018 Gallup Great Workplace Award and named the Best Large Company to work for in the Inland Northwest for the past three years, we are a group of individuals who are passionate about and committed to supporting agriculture. We are a financial cooperative (owned and governed by our customer-members) that exists to improve the lives of our customers and employees, the communities where we work and raise our families, and the Northwest agriculture, food, and fiber industries, by providing reliable, consistent credit and financial services. Our customers are farmers, ranchers, agribusinesses, commercial fishermen, timber producers, rural homeowners, and crop insurance customers in Montana, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Alaska. Our Controllers team is seeking a Financial Analyst to join the team. This full-time position is based at our Spokane Headquarters, and reports to Manager-Accounting. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Processes GL activities, prepares journal entries and reconciliations, including but not limited to fixed assets, leases, and notes payable. Operate as key control point for quality assurance for departmental accounting and reporting processes. Develops and maintains analytics to ensure accounting and reporting is accurate and timely. Provide technical guidance and research related to GAAP and regulatory guidance. Provide input on existing system functionality and design and serve on work groups to assist in the design, testing and implementation of new systems. Identifies, develops and implements process improvements. Skills/Experience: The successful candidate will possess a bachelor's degree in accounting or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum Qualifications: Two years related experience in corporate accounting Solid knowledge of accounting principals Intermediate Excel knowledge We offer competitive salaries, a bonus plan, robust benefits, supportive teams, a fun and family-oriented atmosphere, and many learning opportunities. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender orientation, national origin, marital status, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws. Northwest FCS is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.