Accounting Specialist (30720)

Palmer Group
Job Description

Palmer Group is partnering with our locally-based, Des Moines-area client in their search for an Accounting Specialist to join their team. This is a direct placement position that includes excellent benefits and a competitive compensation package. If you are looking for a chance to get into a local, stable company with a variety of job responsibilities, apply today!


  • Manage accounts payable and receivable
  • Reconcile bank accounts
  • Create and post journal entries
  • Upload general ledger entries
  • Maintain fixed assets and depreciation/amortization schedules in FAS
  • Prepare monthly financial statements
  • Review income and expense accounts
  • Uphold detailed, task-level accounting procedures
  • Assist with year-end file maintenance and storage


  • Associate’s degree in accounting required; equivalent experience will be considered
  • 3+ years general accounting experience required
  • Proficieny with software systems including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Timberline, MRI, Bostonpost, or FAS experience, a plus
  • Strong attention to detail, organization, and accuracy
  • Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and meet multiple demands on limited time

Hours:8:00AM-5:00PM Monday-Friday

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Taylor Maroste at 515-225-7000 or email Taylor at

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