Accountant I

The Members Group Des Moines , IA 50301

Posted 5 days ago

Affiliates Management Company, the wholly-owned holding company of the Iowa
Credit Union League and its operating companies, is seeking an Accountant I to
assist with a variety of department activities. Qualified candidates will
possess a diagnostic mindset, be methodical with an eye for detail and have
proven problem solving abilities. If youre a true team player and are willing
to roll up your sleeves and dive into a variety of challenging projects and
tasks, wed like to speak with you.

Responsibilities:

Perform payables and/or receivable duties including analytical review of
general ledger coding, compliance with state and federal regulations, and
overall validity of transactions.
Perform daily, monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting activities
including advanced reconciliations and analytical review of general ledger
transactions.
Ensure accounting records are accurate and GL balances are closed in a
timely manner at month-end and year-end.
Identify, analyze and monitor inquiries and requests from internal and
external clients to ensure complete resolution.
Research, develop and implement new methods for automating various
accounting activities.

Qualifications:
4-year accounting degree or equivalent work experience (5+ years).
3-5 years of accounting experience strongly preferred.
Strong understanding of basic accounting principles, including GAAP.
Strong computer skills, especially with Microsoft Excel.
General ledger experience, especially with Great Plains accounting software,
strongly preferred.
Proficiency using t-accounts.
Outstanding analytical and problem solving skills must be able to
approach problems in a quantitative manner.
Strong time management skills, able to juggle between multiple projects and
deliver quality work on time.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Must be a team player who is willing to help and fill in as required.

Credit and criminal background verification required on all applicants.


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