Robert Half Finance & Accounting Senior Accountant in URBANDALE, Iowa

Global manufacturing leader with Des Moines area presence has an immediate opening for a Senior Accountant. In this newly created presence you will assist in the preparation of balance sheet reconciliations, handle daily cash balancing, various month end closing responsibilities, assist with monthly and quarterly internal reporting, variance analysis and investigation. Additionally you will be involved in process documentation and potentially oversight of AP or AR staff in the near future. In order to be considered for this role you must have a BA in Accounting, 4+ years related experience. CPA/Public Accounting experience strongly preferred along with manufacturing and SAP experience. For immediate and confidential consideration, please contact Jill Smith at 515-244-4414 or jill.smith@roberthalf.com.

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Req ID: 01500-0010396305

Functional Role: Accountant - Sr.

Country: USA

State: IA

City: URBANDALE

Postal Code: 50322-7903

Compensation: $75,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year

Requirements: - Able to manage time well - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines - Sound written and verbal communication skills - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity - Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus - Current and relevant ERP system experience - Month end closings experience preferred - Strong familiarity with journal entries - Account reconciliation experience desired - Variance analysis experience - Financial statement preparation experience required - 3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience - Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes - Self-starter and strong ethical standards - Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred