Accounting Specialist

  • Competitive
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Point B
  • 30 Jan 18 2018-01-30

Point B is an employee-owned management consulting firm looking for an Accounting Specialist who wants to be part of a dynamic, growing firm. What makes Point B different? An employee-ownership model that gives you a voice in directing your career and building our firm. Diverse leadership opportunities to expand your skills, along with the support needed to deliver great results. A unique culture that recognizes the importance of flexibility and collaboration. Point B has been consistently recognized as one of the best places to work by Fortune® magazine, The Wall Street Journal, Consulting® magazine,® and many others.


What You'll Get To Do:

  • In this role, you will have the opportunity to create and update client, engagement, project, task and assignment information
  • Process invoices and review project budgets to support revenue recognition
  • Support time and expense management while interacting with client tracking systems
  • Support accounts receivable and payable activities and process cash receipts
  • Support contract routing and storage
  • Support account managers through a variety of tasks related to account operations and identify and document opportunities to enhance operational area processes, tools, and programs


What We Expect You've Already Done:

  • Demonstrated finance and business competency with an understanding of financial statements and financial process flow
  • Experience reviewing contracts or billing set-up for revenue recognition
  • Strong technology skills, proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint; SalesForce and/or FinancialForce experience a plus
  • 4-6 years of billing, bookkeeping and/or 1-2 years of public accounting experience
  • B.A. or B.S. degree required


The Kind Of People We Look For:

  • Innate problem solvers who want to grow in a flexible, collaborative culture
  • Exceptional communicator, both orally and in writing
  • Experienced in prioritizing, planning and organizing tasks and activities to ensure timely completion of job responsibilities while handling multiple tasks, changing priorities and non-negotiable deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail, high degree of accuracy and quality control with a desire to learn and grow skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with minimal direction
  • Ability to work non-standard work hours when necessary
  • Flexibility to work from home or in our Point B office
  • This role is based in Seattle

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability