Accountant Jobs in Iowa

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

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Wright Service Corp - West Des Moines, IA
Entry of journal entries in the general ledger. Assist with month end and year end closing procedures. Other duties as assigned. Requirements: Four-year degree in accounting or related field....
3 days ago
Work 22 - Des Moines, IA
Prepare month end journal entries relating to payroll, benefits, prepaids, and miscellaneous accruals....
Remote Work
2 days ago
Trinity Health - Mason City, IA
is responsible for maintaining the general ledger, month end close process, miscellaneous accounts receivable and producing a variety of interim financial and statistical reports for the organization...
1 day ago
Marsh and McLennan - Urbandale, IA
end closing process including JE's, bank reconciliations, preparation of supporting documents for all income and balance sheet accounts. * Generate Invoices, get Rep/Advisor approval to send out invoices...
2 days ago
Ravago - Des Moines, IA
PURPOSE OF ROLE: The purpose of the Customer Account Representative is to partner with outside sales to manage daily activities of their assigned customer accounts. The CAR serves as the point of...
2 days ago
Strategic Staffing Solutions - Cedar Rapids, IA
**Title:** Operations Accountant**Location** Cedar Rapids IA**Job Description / Duties** * Performs operational accounting activities related to account reconcilement and maintenance.* Duties may include...
21 hours ago
Pella Community Schools - Pella, IA
2022-23 Opening HR Accountant/Payroll & Benefits Job Description Not Available Ye Submit application, cover letter, resume, etc. EOE/AA...
3 days ago
CO-OP Financial Services - Clive, IA
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) required. Methodical have a high attention to detail, and follow through....
Remote Work
3 days ago
Seasons Center for Behavioral Health - Spencer, IA
We are currently seeking a full-time Financial Accountant....
3 days ago
Aureus Group - Des Moines, IA
Responsibilities for the Senior Accountant position include: *Financial statements for reinsurance *Financial reporting for reinsurance *Account reconciliations *STAT reporting Qualifications for the...
4 days ago
Iconma - Ames, IA
Receipt processing At least one year experience as an accountant or full charge bookkeeper Minimum associates degree in accounting, or if no degree, a higher level of accounting experience As an equal...
4 days ago
Rite-Hite - Dubuque, IA
Perform G/L to BI revenue reconciliation to ensure accurate reporting of revenue Review, balance and maintain assigned general ledger accounts to ensure accurate financial reporting....
4 days ago
MetLife - West Des Moines, IA
Moderately complex maintenance of general ledger. Collect, verify and record moderately complex data for financial statements and reports....
4 days ago
Aureus Group - Mason City, IA
Responsibilities for the Senior Accountant include:\*Financial statement preparation\*Month-end close\*Financial reporting\*Account reconciliations\*Assists with audit preparation\*Create processes...
4 days ago
Fairfield, IA
Job Duties: Complete monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements timely and accurately Manage bank relations Coordinate and finalize annual budgeting process with management team Accounting management...
4 days ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Iowa

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Iowa as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Iowa offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.3%)
  • Master's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants in Iowa
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

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