Robert Half Accounting Manager in DES MOINES, Iowa
Description Robert Half Finance has an excellent and immediate opening for an Accounting Manager at a progressive insurance company. As an Accounting Manager, you will be responsible for leading daily operations such as preparing and/or reviewing appropriate ledger entries and reconciliations, maintaining the general ledger system, preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements, assisting with regulatory reporting as applicable, and related duties. An integral part of this position is establishing and scaling company accounting and finance operations. This is a career-building opportunity within a company that recognizes hard work and rewards results as an Accounting Manager. This Accounting Manager role is a full-time employment opportunity, based in the Des Moines, Iowa area.
Assist in preparing Statutory financial statements through data analysis, document preparation, integrity validation, and reconciliation processes
Periodically review and inspect the balance sheets and income statement accounts of Senior Accountants
Assemble various technical accounting policies, procedures, and analyses
Team up with FP& A and accounting management to develop relevant, timely reports on financial data analytics like the monthly flash report, key financial metrics, and actual spend against budgets/outlook
Ensure close deadlines are met by encouraging and managing the accounting team performance during the closing process
Command sufficient knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems Requirements - Ability to recognize, evaluate, and resolve problems effectively
Working knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems is valuable
CPA or MBA preferred
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a customer service mindset
Recent relevant financial experience
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or equivalent degree and/or experience
Proficiency in financial reporting
Comprehensive knowledge of statutory reporting
Foundational knowledge in supervising
Solid technology and analytical abilities
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