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Staff Accountant, Astoria, OR

Columbia Memorial Hospital


Astoria, OR

November 8, 2019

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Staff Accountant

Columbia Memorial Hospital (Astoria, OR) · Accounting * Astoria, OR
Clerical / Administrative * Full Time, Days
Posted 10/17/2019 * Req # 2019430

Assists the Accounting Supervisor in all functions including accounts payable and Hospital’s financial operations.

Job Requirement - Knowledge of / Skill / Ability to: Accounting Theory; Computerized Accounting Systems; Strong system/spreadsheet proficiency (Microsoft Excel required); Database Query skills; Analytical and Problem Solving Skills; Communication Skills; Detail oriented; Act in a consulting capacity; Formulate and operationalize new concepts and ideas for improvement; Work independently.

License/Certification: N/A

Education and / or Experience: Associate’s degree in a relevant discipline and two (2) years of experience in accounting or an equivalent combination of training/experience that would prepare the candidate to successfully satisfy the duties of the position. Experience in a healthcare setting preferred.

Physical Demands and Work Environment Conditions / ADA Compliance: Position involves standing, walking, stooping, and occasional carrying and lifting of lightweight materials (up to 20 pounds). May be required to sit for extended periods of time. Requires visual acuity and depth perception to recognize words and numbers; and hand and finger dexterity and hand/eye coordination to use a computer keyboard and common office equipment.

About Us

Columbia Memorial Hospital (CMH) is located in the beautiful and historic town of Astoria, Oregon, where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean. At CMH, we are committed to providing person-centered care to our patients and Caregivers. We are a full-service, 25-bed, critical access, not-for-profit, Level IV trauma, Planetree Certified, hospital which includes a robust Medical Group.

As a Planetree Hospital, CMH has developed dynamic and focused efforts to involve the perspective of patients, family members and staff to increase person-centered care throughout our organization. We value compassionate, courteous and respectful interactions, patient and family involvement in care planning to include the patient’s goals and preferences, healing design of spaces, community health and a strategic plan that emphasizes person-centered care for the patient and caregiver alike.

Astoria and the Pacific Northwest has something for everyone to enjoy including living history, outdoor adventures, culinary experiences, beautiful scenery and so much more. To learn more about CMH and our amazing location, please visit:

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