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Senior Accountant in Fife, WA at Milgard Windows & Doors

Date Posted: 5/17/2019

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Job Description

Job Description

Milgard Windows & Doors is the leading manufacturer of windows and doors in the Western United States with operations in Washington, Oregon, California, Colorado, and Texas. 

We are looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to join our corporate finance team in Tacoma, Washington.

As a Senior Accountant, you are responsible for general ledger accounting and month-end accounting functions such as journal entries and analysis worksheets to support timely and accurate month-end results with duties, which may include the following:  

  • Financial statement review
  • Account review and reconciliations
  • Analysis of leased assets and asset accounting
  • Maintain & develop effective financial controls, policies & procedures
  • Design, evaluate and implement system improvements and or procedural changes in support of project goals (strengthen internal SOX and operational controls, increase resource efficiencies).   Cross functional effort with key stakeholders (IT, Supply Chain, Operations)

The successful candidate will have proficiency in:

  • Effective written and oral communication skills; ability to clearly and concisely communicate both to senior management and non-accounting professionals
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret financial reports
  • Proven problem solving ability with continuous improvement mindset
  • Computer literacy with ability to learn new computer software programs
  • Project management competencies– demonstrated self-starter, ability to work as part of a team or independently, identify project tasks with realistic milestone goals, strong negotiation skills; personal organization,  ability to predict and create solutions to issues before they arise (risk management) and ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Milgard is growing with a track record of strong financial performance, which creates opportunities for team members. Viable candidates should possess a minimum of 5 to 10 years finance experience, with a BA/BS Degree with an emphasis in Accounting. CPA certification strongly preferred but not required. The Senior Accountant role is a great opportunity to learn our business and show what you can do. We have a robust total rewards offering including:

  • Performance Bonus Incentive – your efforts are rewarded!
  • Vacation and Sick pay
  • Medical/Dental/Vision – Milgard picks up the majority cost of these important benefits!
  • 401k with a match – 100% of the first 4%
  • Profit Sharing
  • Tuition assistance – continue your education; we will help!
  • Career growth opportunities – take on more responsibility and grow!

To learn more about Milgard’s products, services, and culture visit our website at We have built or success on our foundational philosophy of Respect, Service, and Excellence. Milgard Windows & Doors is a great place to grow your career as we continue to build an even greater organization!


Full or Part Time

Full time

Milgard (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

Milgard is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.