Staff Accountant in Des Moines, IA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 10/7/2019

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Staff Accountant Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Staff Accountant for an opportunity in Des Moines, IA.


  • Performs contract and general ledger audits and reviews
  • Researches accounting policy or reporting issues and prepares position paper/policy on the related subject
  • Ensure compliance with corporate policies, carrier agreements, SOX procedures, local GAAP and US GAAP and local statutory regulations (as applicable) regarding financial matters
  • Reviews internal processes and procedures and provides recommendations to management for improvement.
  • Assists and leads implementation of process changes, efficiencies, and projects
  • Utilize strong critical thinking, discretion and follow-through skills to monitor and manage various tasks and projects
  • Verifies work of and provides guidance and training to less experienced levels of accountants
  • Prepares ad hoc analyses as assigned


  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Associate degree with relevant experience
  • 2 - 4 years of accounting, auditing, or revenue recognition experience
  • Strong judgment, discretion, confidentiality and decision making skills with the ability to interact with all levels within the organization
  • Experience with control testing preferred
  • Ability to work independently and function as part of a team
  • Positive attitude and ability to adapt to an ever-changing environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office; Oracle knowledge preferred

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


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