Thank you for your interest in employment with the Port of Bremerton. The port is an equal opportunity employer that encourages people of all backgrounds to apply for open positions.

It is Port of Bremerton policy to accept job applications only for positions that are currently open. A resumé may be submitted in addition to, but not in lieu of, an application form. Submission information, job description(s), and application form can be found at the bottom of this page. Please note that if you are using Mac Preview software you will need to print the completed application and scan or fax - the form fields do not convert when opened in Adobe.

If you are applying for more than one job posted below at the same time, please submit SEPARATE applications.

Any open positions will be posted below:

Accounting Manager (This position open until filled)

Compensation: Generally at $75K/yr. DOQ plus benefits
Employment type:  Full-time/Permanent

The Port of Bremerton, Washington, is inviting qualified candidates to apply for the position of Accounting Manager.

The Accounting Manager is responsible for day-to-day accounting activities including, but not limited to produce monthly, quarterly and yearly financial statements, manage AR and AP functions, grant administration, and other governmental accounting and reporting requirements.  This position also serves as the Deputy Chief Financial Officer in the absence of Chief Financial Officer.

Key Position Duties Include, but not limit to the followings:

  • Provide technical expertise to the Accounting Unit.  This includes accounting related functions; e.g. AR, AP, GL accounts maintenances, and review all GL entries. Review accounting transactions for accuracy and troubleshooting of the Port’s financial system.  Also to prepare for financial statements including notes, schedules and requested supplementary information. 
  • Work with SAO as the Port liaison, and respond the State Auditor’s requests for information in performing the Port’s annual audit.  Ensure a clean and timely year-end audit.
  • Maintain current working knowledge of GASB pronouncements and evaluate impact on current processes and reporting.
  • Maintain the Port’s fixed asset system, including all Construction in Progress accounts.  This includes regular updates of fixed asset and depreciation records and maintenance and reconciliation of annual asset inventories.
  • Assist CFO in construction project contracts.  This includes monitoring compliance with applicable laws and review of billings for contract and billing compliance.
  • Manage Port’s cash positions, and review monthly bank reconciliations and other monthly reconciling items with the Chief Financial Officer.
  • Assist in preparing annual disclosures information, monitor and response bond rate agencies requests.
  • Provide support to the departments, including accounting expertise, advice and financial system reporting and training.
  • Assist in grant accounting and reporting, by working with Directors to ensure grant accounting is in compliance with Federal, State and specific grantor requirements. 
  • Review internal control processes and make recommendations to improve internal controls and workflows. 

Eligible candidates must possess B.S. in Accounting, 10 years’ working experiences in Accounting and Finance and 5 years’ working experiences in Governmental Accounting.  CPA designation highly preferred.

A fully completed job application is required.  A resume may be submitted in addition to, but not in lieu of the completed application.  Any incomplete applications or resumes submitted without a fully completed application will not be reviewed.

EEO/AA employer
Open until filled

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers.



To Apply:

For links to the Port-required application form and a full job description, please scroll to the bottom of this page.

Applications are also available between the hours of 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday at the Port’s Administrative Office at Bremerton National Airport, 8850 SW State Hwy 3, Bremerton, WA 98312.
Applications must be complete in order to be considered for the position.  Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.  Resumes are encouraged to be submitted WITH an application form but NOT in place of one. 

Submitting your application:



Mail or Walk-In:

Port of Bremerton
Attn: Human Resources
8850 SW State Hwy 3
Bremerton, WA 98312


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