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Staff Accountant

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Kum & Go West Des Moines , IA 50398

Posted 6 months ago

Do you enjoy basic accounting? Are you looking to grow in the field of Accounting/Finance? Kum & Go is currently looking for an organized, detail oriented Staff Accountant I to join their Finance team. This position is designed to provide an associate with entry level exposure to various areas in the Finance department. This could include but is not limited to cash management, store and corporate treasury, fixed assets, rebates, miscellaneous accruals and prepaid expenses, and the maintenance of numerous general ledger accounts and related reconciliations.

What you'll do

  • Cash management responsibilities which could include, but are not limited to, handling store and corporate treasury duties. Duties could include daily reconciliation of store accounts, initiation of ACH and wire transfers, and the downloading and reconciliation of daily cash activity.

  • Basic accounting for Kum & Go's affiliated companies.

  • Basic understanding of vendor rebates, including maintenance of Rebate Manager modules.

  • Investigation and implementation of processes and procedures to ensure cash flow is maximized and risk is reduced. Analyze fees charged by various banks to ensure optimal fee structure for Company is in place.

  • Create general ledger entries for corporate accounts, including maintenance of related reconciliations.

What we're looking for

  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • High level of general accounting

  • Excellent organizational skills with multi-tasking ability

  • Detail oriented, a high degree of accuracy is a must

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of certain information

Other key requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance preferred.

  • In lieu of a degree, 2-4 years of relevant experience required.

Leadership Competencies

  • Communication: Delivers clear, effective communication and listens to others

  • Conceptual/Systems Thinking: Recognizes patterns, trends, themes, and connections in information to develop innovative ideas and solutions

  • Constructive Engagement: Expresses ideas and disagreements, constructively resolves conflict, and encourages others to do the same

  • Customer Orientation: Meets the expectations and needs of internal and external customers

  • Decision Making: Makes good decisions in a timely manner

  • Empowerment: Takes initiative and solves problems

  • Talent Development: Maximizes potential and improves overall performance

  • Influence: Proactively builds relationships and influences others

  • Analytical Thinking/Problem Solving: Accurately assesses problems and effectively and efficiently arrives at solutions

  • Strategic Thinking: Understands the current state and is able to visualize the ideal state and how to achieve it

Kum & Go is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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