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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Des Moines, Iowa

Description

Robert Half is looking for an efficient, accurate Staff Accountant to fill a position at a growing Construction/Contractor firm. The company offering this terrific short-term contract opportunity is based in the Des Moines Metro area and provides rewards for hard work. The Staff Accountant plays a major role in the preparation of monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. A great deal of time in this position will be spent producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. You'll also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, take part in compliance, and look over schedules for the reporting processes.

What you get to do every day

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

  • Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management

  • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

  • Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

If interested, please send call our offices at 515-226-1700 and apply today!

Requirements

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

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • ERP system experience

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Ability to meet deadlines

If interested, please send call our offices at 515-226-1700 and apply today!

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