Robert Half Sr. Accountant in DES MOINES, Iowa
Description Accountants with an aptitude for adaptability are great matches for this Senior Accountant role. We would love to work with any interested Senior Accountant candidates who fit our qualifications! This long-term temporary employment opportunity is based in the Des Moines, Iowa area.
Coordinate quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Bring a daily dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Carry out monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Ready monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Realize compliance with corporate accounting policies and procedures and controls by working with business partners
Put together Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Analyze financial results (benchmarks, trends, performance metrics) Requirements - Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience
ERP system experience
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing, with functional department managers
Microsoft Excel experience desired
Knowledge of financial statement preparation
Deep understanding of month end closings
SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills
Great attention to detail
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Ability to meet deadlines
Aptitude for analyzing financial data and generating accurate reports in a timely manner
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are highly desired
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must
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