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Robert Half Staff Accountant in DES MOINES, Iowa

Description

Robert Half is searching for an efficient Staff Accountant to join their growing team on a permanent basis. As Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. Throughout the monthly close, you will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. You will put your skills towards the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very complex as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Des Moines, Iowa area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.

How you will make an impact

  • Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

  • Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

  • Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision

  • Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable

  • Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

Apply now and contact Andy Brus at (319) 382-2608 for details and interview availability!

Requirements

  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Good understanding of journal entries

  • General familiarity with Daily Reconciliation

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Background working with Oracle Fusion

  • GAAP Accounting experience desired

  • Practical knowledge of financial reconciliation

  • General ledger experience highly preferred

  • Earlier work involving Oracle Fusion Financials

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