Accounting Technician at Boise Cascade Company in Boise, Idaho

Posted in General Business 8 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Boise Cascade Building Materials Distribution has an opening for an Accounting Technician in one of our distribution locations. Please review the responsibilities and needed qualifications below and apply today!

Boise Cascade has been in the business of manufacturing wood products and distributing building materials for over half a century. Today we're one of the largest manufacturers of plywood and engineered wood products in North America - and the only wholesale stocking distributor for building products that can service the entire United States. Because our business is built on relationships, our associates are critical to our success. And we're committed to investing in them. That's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package designed to have a positive impact on all areas of your life - from health and well-being, career and community, to financial security and personal safety, with many benefits beginning on your first day of employment. We call it, Total Rewards. Here's a snapshot of what we offer:

  • We care about your Health, Well-Being, and Future:

    • Medical + Prescription, Dental + Vision
      • Flexible Spending Account, Health Reimbursement Account, Preventive Care

    • Life and Accidental Death Insurance, 401(k)/Roth Retirement Plan Options with Employer Contributions

    • Tuition Assistance, Employee Assistance Program

  • We offer paid Time Away from Work:

    • 8 Holidays, Personal/Vacations Days

    • Disability Benefits, Parental Leave

  • We Appreciate you:

    • Competitive Base and Incentive Pay for all positions

    • Service Recognition Program

    • Professional development and career progression opportunities


Accounting Technicians perform general accounting and financial analysis activities, including the preparation of journal entries, reconciliation of ledger accounts, preparation of financial statements, reports and schedules. Prepare, complete, analyze and report accounting transactions and system maintenance ensuring integrity of accounting records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with accepted accounting policies and principles including ERISA and SEC requirement where applicable. Provide financial support to the business including forecasting, budgeting, and analyzing variations from budget. Maintain strong working relationships with customers. Conduct financial, business analyses and modeling using forecasts, financial statements, and other business inputs to assess risk, improvement opportunities and potential costs and/or benefits. Focus of responsibilities may be to perform accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, credit and collection, sales rebate duties. Demonstrate strong commitment to safety, quality, environmental awareness, and continuous process improvement. Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


Basic Qualifications: High school education or equivalent. Working conditions are in an office environment with minimal physical exertion.

Preferred Qualifications : Typically more than 3 years of experience in related job function. Role may require technical certification or associates degree. Requires effective communication, interpersonal, organizational, and technical skills and proficient computer skills.

Competencies : Building Strategic Working Relationships, Work Standards - Quality and Quantity of Work, Planning and Organizing, Customer Focus, Applied Learning, Stress Tolerance, Information Monitoring, Initiating Action, Decision Making, Communication, Adaptability, Follow-up, Continuous Learning, Job Fit.