Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence Accountant in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling an Accountant to our location in Portland, OR.

We are seeking an Accountant to be responsible for preparing journal entries, preparing general account reconciliations and account analysis. This position will support other functions necessary to complete the monthly financial reporting required for all entities within Providence Plan Partners.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Prepare journal entries with appropriate supporting documentation.

  • Analyze and reconciles assigned General Ledger accounts.

  • Assist in the preparation and analysis of financial statements including supplemental supporting schedules.

  • Prepare schedules and work papers for annual financial audit.

  • Fixed asset accounting.

  • Monthly Sales bonus payments.

  • Support ASO weekly funding process and reconciliation of ASO activity.

  • Support MCO and PPO accounting

  • Support investment accounting.

  • Manage own workload to meet deadlines.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

  • Strong knowledge of PC applications, Excel and Word

  • Experience preparing journal entries and reconciling account balances.

  • Experience with computerized financial applications and Microsoft office applications.

  • Knowledge of Accounting Principles, procedures and methods (GAAP).

  • Analytic problem solving

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in Access software.

  • Experience in Health Care Industry.

  • Knowledge of Accounting Principles, procedures and methods (SAP).

About the department you will serve.

Providence Shared Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for our Providence family of organizations across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Accounting

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 266832