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Washington Overview


With Microsoft and Amazon as the state’s top employers, it’s no surprise that technology is critical to the Washington job market and the state’s 3.5 million workers. Washington’s recovery stalled at the end of 2011, but has since bounced back and is expected to continue.

Washington Job Opportunities


The Evergreen State’s healthy lifestyle, low energy costs and varied terrain draw a highly educated and creative workforce. Washington is home to a unique blend of technology, innovative and entrepreneurial companies, with expertise in aerospace, clean energy, forest products, sciences and information technology. As the largest public university recipient of federal research dollars, the University of Washington supports a strong research program to advance medicine and science.

Government jobs dominate employment in Washington followed very closely by trade, transportation and utilities. Most industries have reported solid growth while government and financial activities have been on the decline.

Washington Employment Trends


Washington’s job conditions have recently shown signs of a strong recovery. The state’s unemployment rate exceeded 10 percent from the end of 2009 into the start of 2010, then dropped to the 8-percent range at the beginning of 2012. After contracting for two years, Washington payrolls have been positive since the end of 2010. With the exception of a slight dip in mid-2011, the volume of online hiring opportunities has been steadily expanding postrecession.

Moody’s Analytics forecasts a solid 2.1 percent increase in Washington jobs from Q2 2012 to Q2 2013, higher than the 1.3 percent growth expected in the US job supply.
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One of our local Fortune 500 Companies is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst to join their winning team. IDEAL CANDIDATE • 7+ years experience as a Financial Analyst • 4 year degree in Accounting, Finance or Mathematics • Financial Modeling skills • Experience with Ecommerce • Experience in a Call Center organization • Exceptional communication skills • Clean background checks PERKS • This company...
If you are a Tax Accountant who loves public accounting but hates the long hours, this is the opportunity for you!! REQUIREMENTS for Tax Senior Job 3+ years Tax experience in a public accounting firm CPA Clean background checks Comfortable commuting to downtown Seattle PERKS for this Public Accounting Firm - Wonderful worklife balance – only 2080 hours for the whole year - Extremely tech savvy - E...
We have several job opportunities targeting a strong SEC background. If you have an interest in one of the following opportunities or perhaps you are targeting a different role in Finance or Accounting I would love to be a resource for you! SEC External Reporting Manager: Targeting 5-7 years accounting experience Big 4- plus Successful Leadership Experience Knowledge of SEC reporting rules Opportu...
One of our local Fortune 500 Companies seeks a Big 4 CPA to join their SEC reporting group. The right person for this job will be committed to long term professional development and seeks a well rounded career in Accounting. REQUIREMENTS • 2+ years at a Big 4 firm serving SEC clients • Clean criminal background and drug free • CPA or Masters strongly preferred • Able to thrive in a formal and fast...
At Accounting Principals we specialize in the placement of finance and accounting professionals. Our client is looking to fill a contract to hire Accounts Payable Specialist Job in downtown Seattle for at least 6 months. The candidate must have an associates or more in accounting or some related field. The Accounts Payable Specialist Job responsibilities include: • Full cycle Accounts payable (ent...
CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST The Spokesman-Review has an immediate opening for a part-time Customer Service Specialist in our Circulation Support Department. Must be flexible to work between the hours of 6am-12:00pm Saturday and Sunday and be flexible to work between the hours of 1:00-5:00pm Monday -Friday. If you have customer service experience, are an accurate and fast typist, have computer expe...
SENIOR MULTIMEDIA SALES EXECUTIVE You are a sales professional with a passion for marketing and advertising. Building positive relationships with your local and national customers is the way you like to operate. You like excitement, rewards and working closely with an array of businesses to develop effective sales solutions in an evolving industry. If this description fits you, then come join our...
Transit Dispatcher - RiverCities Transit: $20.22 - $25.93 per hour. IT Analyst (CAD Administrator County 911) $4,513 - $6,093 per month. Both offer excellent benefits. Refer to our website for more information and to apply online, www.mylongview.com ADA/EEO/WLAD/Drug-Free Workplace....
REFERENCE JOB#: MO4500 OPEN: 07/16/14 CLOSES: When Filled APPLICATION PROCESS: See bottom of ad America’s Car Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer Department:Finance FLSA Class:Exempt FTE Status:1.0 (Full-time) Reports to: Controller Supervises: 1 FTE Benefits:Comprehensive Benefits GENERAL SUMMARY: The Senior Accountant is an integral part of the Finance Team and works collaboratively with all...
WIC CLERK $10.59 Hour to start, plus benefits. Requires High School Diploma or GED plus two years experience working in the clerical field. This position conducts preliminary client interviews for intake services and appointment scheduling and performs clerical duties to include data entry, filing and telephone services. Must have excellent communication skills, have the ability to follow instruct...
Early Learning and Family Services EARLY HEAD START TEACHER : $2521 Month to start plus benefits. Requires BA/BS in Early Childhood or related field plus one year experience teaching infants/toddlers or Associate's Degree plus three years teaching experience. BA in Early Childhood Education preferred. Bi-lingual a plus. This position facilitates learning for infants and toddlers in an Early Head S...
Job Description: Accountant Position Open! Ranked one of the top companies to work for in the Puget Sound Area! We are a firm believer in serving employees first so they will in turn take care of the customers. We offer a competitive benefits plan, we have a great working environment, and we promote synergy within the office. Key Responsibilities and Duties: ? Maintain company inventory, including...
Job Description: Customer Service Representative: If you?re looking for professional environment, great benefits, and excellent training program, then this could be the position for you. Northend insurance company is aggressively seeking a customer service rep who demonstrate knowledge of computer software, job enthusiasm, and the ability to multi-task. Responsibilities include responding to custo...
Job Description: Come work for a company that has the leading edge in the financial field. This contemporary office is looking for a great first impression front office coordinator. Looking for someone that has an upbeat personality, lots of energy and great customer service skills. Your responsibilities will include answering phones, screen and direct calls. Take and relay messages. Greet people...
A Complimentary Services Supervisor with Embassy Suites Hotels is responsible for assisting management in the direction and administration of the breakfast and manager's reception in the hotelÆs continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand? Embassy Suites by Hilton has perfected the full-service, up...
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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Technical Program Manager Bellevue, WA Full-Time $130,000 - $160,000 Apply Apply Technical Program Manager Bellevue, WA Full-Time $130,000 - $160,000 Apply Job Details Technical Program Manager - Java, Big Data, Advertising Technology Based in Bellevue, Washington, we are a stable and fast growing software co...
Job Description: Immediate need for a Finance Clerk who's seeking a team oriented work environment where no two days are the same! We are looking for someone who has a get it done attitude, who's detail oriented and has the ability to work independently but also in group settings. You will be responsible for verifying and posting transactions to journals and ledgers, preparing statements, invoices...
Job Description: If you are looking to join a winning team that takes care of its customers, employees, and community; you should consider this incredible Business Development position. Our client is looking for high-energy individuals with aggressive hunting skills and excellent interpersonal skills to sell full line of services and 3+years of business to business sales experience. You will be re...
Job Description: This is a terrific opportunity for a professional individual ready to move ahead in a great career! We are one of the largest Northwest Construction Management companies in the Puget Sound area. We offer stability, work life balance, integrity and diversity. As an Accounts Receivable Specialist you will be responsible for verifying and posting A\R transactions, sorting documents,...

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