Salem, OR, US, 97302

RiverBend Materials



Job ID:  482385


RiverBend Materials, a CRH company, is a member of the CRH West Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation.  


Position Overview
If you are an Accounting professional looking for the next step in your career, our team can provide you with a fun and challenging opportunity to grow with an industry leader. In this role, you’ll be responsible for plant and operational accounting, including financial plans and policies, accounting practices, maintenance of fiscal records, and the preparation of financial reports. You will actively participate in your professional development within the role and department and will play an integral part as we stand together to reinvent the way our world is built. 


The successful candidate will have a strong background in plant or operational accounting and have prior supervising or management experience. This position will allow you to gain a comprehensive understanding of the processes underlying the production of financial and management supporting information for a public company. At RiverBend Materials, we are on a journey to develop sustainable solutions that build, connect, and improve our world. Come on this journey with us and apply today!


The selected candidate can be based out of either Salem, OR or Eugene, OR.


Compensation: Annual Salary DOE


Company Benefits:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription
  • Generous Vacation Policy
  • 401k with Roth option & 5% Company Match
  • Profit Sharing
  • Annual Bonus Potential
  • 9 Paid Holidays (8 Static and 1 Floating)
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Short- & Long-Term Disability
  • Annual Merit Raises
  • Opportunities for Internal Mobility
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Training Provided
  • Earn More with our Employee Referral Program
  • Company Discounts on products, goods, services, electronics, automotive, travel & more!
  • Opportunities for Community Engagement


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Responsible for all accounting, reporting, forecasting, and budgeting responsibilities of RiverBend Materials and Hood River Sand, Gravel & Ready-Mix.
  • Oversee and participate in monthly financial reporting, consolidation process, and variance analysis, including financial statement preparation and review as well as management reporting and analysis, and balance sheet account reconciliation. 
  • Maintain strong internal control environment to safeguard company assets and employees, ensuring compliance with SOX and other control processes and appropriate documentation. 
  • Assist in the development and execution of the five-year strategic plan utilizing market-driven data for commercial and residential markets.
  • Ensure compliance with CRH Americas Materials, West Division, and Northwest Region accounting policies and procedures. 
  • Capex preparation, reporting, and oversight.
  • Ensure compliance with tax rules/regulations and timely/accurate tax reporting for sales/use, real/personal property, fuel, and asset licensing. 
  • Partner with management to provide analytical support for improving financial performance, working capital management and key initiative achievement. 
  • Lead and manage accounting staff for assigned operational areas, providing oversight and direction as needed, including hands-on assistance as appropriate; and to further their development and strengthen the finance organization. 
  • Prepare various Regional and Divisional reports as required.
  • Liaising with external and internal auditors.
  • Foster a success-oriented, continuous improvement environment within the organization. 
  • Will travel to site locations occasionally and as needed including through Salem, OR; Eugene, OR & Hood River, OR.
  • Observe safety standards and maintain a safe work environment. 
  • Observe confidentiality of company information. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 
  • Regular and timely attendance.
  • Participate in and promote an inclusive work environment.


Minimum Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related.
  • 5+ years related experience to include; a strong understanding of accounting principles and internal controls, financial reporting, cash flow management, budgeting, forecasting, month-end close and inventory management.
  • Supervisory experience including oversight and development of team(s).
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, particularly Excel.
  • Proven ability to develop relationships and to work with teams as both a leader and a participant. 
  • Strong project management skills including the ability to lead projects and prioritize among multiple requirements and deadlines.
  • Excellent communication (oral, written) and presentation skills.
  • High standard of ethics, integrity, and trust.
  • The ability to deal with ambiguity and facilitate change.
  • Must pass pre-employment controlled-substance testing.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Plant or Operational Accounting experience in the construction and/or manufacturing industry.
  • CPA, CFE, or CMA.
  • SQL Query Experience.


The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job. Other duties may be assigned as required. Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


RiverBend Materials, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date:  May 31, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Salem

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