Randstad Accounting Operations Analyst in Urbandale, Iowa

Accounting Operations Analyst

job details:

  • location:Urbandale, IA

  • salary:$30 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, September 13, 2018

  • experience:2 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:440989

job description

Accounting Operations Analyst

job summary:

The Accounting Analyst is responsible for providing analysis of data and research information as well as

project work.

location: Urbandale, Iowa

job type: Contract

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 2 Years



  • Assist in the creation of and provide input on strategic documents

  • including Project Business cases, Assessments, Communication plans

  • and detailed project plans.

  • Analyzes data when required

  • Researches problems/issues and recommends solutions

  • Provides tactical analysis associated with projects

  • Tests system enhancements, upgrades

  • Liaison between IT and user group

  • Supports the production users in their day to day jobs

  • Participates in projects as assigned by providing input to the project

  • structure and acting as a SME (Subject Matter Expert).

  • Completes assigned tasks in projects managed by external PM's.

  • Present project updates/presentations to senior level management within Finance

  • Able to use different applications to create various forms of output as

  • needed.

  • Working to improve processes and tools used within the program of work

  • Lead small teams on minor projects

  • Use the appropriate tools to manage projects.

  • Keeps track of issues

  • Tracks tasks and follows up with responsible individuals

  • Escalates issues when appropriate



  • Accounting Degree Required

  • 2-6 years of work experience post college

  • Must be detail oriented

  • Some travel may be required

  • Strong Excel Skills required-Pivot Tables, Macros

skills: Excel

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