Associate Accountant

Des Moines, IA

Posted: 9/29/2019
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Summary Information: Category: Corporate - Location: Des Moines IA
Associate Accountant
 
Analyze, and maintain accounts, statements, reports/tables and processing requirements in various data bases, systems, charts, and/or spreadsheets.  Perform a variety of accounting duties and functions which may include but not limited to reconciling and balancing accounts, preparing reports, determining accruals and overhead allocations, and analyzing data.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Analyze, and maintain accounts, statements, reports/tables and processing requirements in various data bases, systems, charts, and/or spreadsheets.  Maintain financial data bases, systems, and reports to ensure data integrity.  Trouble shoot problems, research and correct errors.  
  • Reconcile and balance various accounts, statements, and reports.
  • Determine accrualsPrepare journal entries and process all approved transactions/general ledger entries.
  • Create, prepare and/or complete various reports and returns. Respond to special requests.
  • Update, upload, execute reports and/or extract data from multiple financial and operating systems.
  • Perform other job-related duties and special projects as required.
     
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience. Course(s) of Study: Business, Accounting, Finance or related field of study.
  • 1-2 years’ experience with general ledger, accounts payable and receivable, and reconciliation. 
  • Employee should have strong math skills with the ability to compute ratios, rates, and percentages. Individual must have demonstrated high analytical and problem-solving abilities. 
  • They must also have excellent communication written and oral. The ability to multi-task under time constraints and set priorities and accomplish duties with little supervision and direction is required.  Employee must have ability to carry out detailed written and oral instructions.  
 
 

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