Accountant in Urbandale, IA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 3/23/2020

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Job Description

Accountant Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking an Accountant for an opportunity with a client in Urbandale, IA.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Carry out duties utilizing sound accounting principles (GAAP,) and in compliance with laws, regulations, and credit union procedures.
  • Prepare and perform General Ledger journal entries and reconciliations, and undertake A/P, A/R and reporting duties as assigned, to accurately reflect the financial performance of the branch
  • Utilize core Accounting systems to accurately and thoroughly document financial transactions.
  • Respond to inquiries from internal customers with an emphasis on providing superior customer service.
  • Complete cross-training of additional duties within the Accounting Department to allow effective backup support for Accounting activities.
  • Perform additional projects and duties as business needs require.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • General accounting knowledge, including G/L, A/P, A/R and Financial Reporting
  • Financial institution accounting regulations knowledge
  • Accounting software knowledge and skills to complete required duties
  • Skills in resolving problems, building rapport with internal customers and external contacts, and providing excellent customer service
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team


  • 3+ years of accounting experience desired.
  • Experience of Financial institution accounting desired.

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance preferred. Associate Degree in Accounting or equivalent experience will be considered.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.