Need To Hire

Exclusively serving the Montana and Idaho markets, we provide top talent for established family firms to industry innovators and publicly traded powerhouses. We understand that you’re successful because you never settle for less than the best—in business and in the people you hire. Our clients come to us time and again because we have established ourselves as a trusted ally, consistently bringing talent and exceptional levels of service. We do this for every position we fill be it temporary or permanent, Staff Accountant or Accounting Manager, Associate or Controller, all the way to CFO.

Northwestern Top Talent

Senior Accountant

  • Masters in Accounting
  • 4 years experience in accounting operations
  • Skilled in month-end close, AP/AR, fixed assets, and other complex journal entries
  • Fixed Asset and inventory management for multiple entities
  • Systems: QuickBooks, Sage Intact, Dynamics, Procore, and Builder Trend
  • Target Compensation: $80K
  • Target Location: Treasure Valley, ID

Bookkeeper

  • Bachelors in Accounting
  • 10 years experience in bookkeeping for hospitality and construction companies
  • Experienced in job invoicing, estimates, and administrative duties
  • Skilled in Accounts Payable and reconciliations
  • Prepares financial statements, quarterly reports, and applicable taxes
  • Systems: QuickBooks, Sage, and Excel
  • Target Compensation: $60K
  • Target Location: Bozeman, MT

Accounting Manager

  • Big 4 audit background with CPA
  • Masters in Accounting
  • Oversees all aspects of accounting including internal controls and tax
  • Manages the HR component of the company including 401(k) & benefits
  • Experienced in SEC Reporting and acquisition accounting
  • Systems: QuickBooks Hyperion and Advanced Excel
  • Target Compensation: $95K
  • Target Location: Billings, MT

Director of Finance

  • Bachelor in Finance with MBA
  • 10 years experience in the financial services and banking industry
  • Responsible for strategic planning, budgets, forecasts, human capital, and CAPex Analysis
  • Managed lease accounting and adapting ASC 842 for the company
  • Skilled in cash flow analysis by construction models for DCF, ROI proformas, breakeven & intangible asset analysis
  • Exceptional leadership skills and ability to elevate any team through training and mentoring
  • Systems: Great Plains, Tableau, Power BI and more
  • Target Compensation $145K
  • Target Location: Great Falls, MT or hybrid throughout Montana

VP of Finance

  • Masters in Finance
  • Experienced VP of Finance with a history of transforming accounting & finance divisions
  • Has played a pivotal part in PE purchase and IPO
  • Focused on utilizing data and metrics to drive action and decisions
  • Liaison with global GMs and lead the full accounting team
  • Extremely tech savvy with experience in leading software implementations
  • Systems: SAP, PowerBi, Logon, and advanced Excel
  • Target Compensation: $180K - $200K
  • Target Location: Bozeman, MT

Senior Accountant

  • Bachelor in Accounting
  • 10 years experience in accounting operations and management
  • Skilled in month-end close, AP/AR, payroll, and general ledgers, and reconciliations
  • Experience leading an ERP implementation
  • Systems: Doss, Sage, Great Plains, Microsoft Dynamics, and Excel
  • Target Compensation: $90K - $100K
  • Target Location: Treasure Valley, ID

Payroll Specialist

  • Bachelor in Accounting
  • 15+ years of multi-state payroll experience, with advanced knowledge in improving payroll software, systems, and procedures.
  • Experience managing a team and ensuring professional development
  • Systems: NetSuite, ADP, Paylocity, SurePayroll, and Gusto
  • Target Compensation: $78K - $85K
  • Target Location: Boise, ID Metropolitan Area

Staff Accountant

  • Bachelor in Accounting
  • 5 years experience in accounting operations and Big 4 tax
  • Handles all acquisitions, depreciation, transfers, and disposals for the company's personal property
  • Highly skilled in tax and fixed assets
  • Systems: AS2012, various ERP systems, and advanced Excel
  • Target Compensation: $80K
  • Target Location: Treasure Valley, ID