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Are you an accounting professional looking to expand your career? This may be the role you’ve been looking for! Palmer Group has partnered with this established local client to fill their Bank Accountant position. If you’re interested in this position and meet the qualifications listed below, please apply now!


  • Assist with holding company and nonbank subsidiary financial records 
  • Oversee the posting journal entries to ensure accuracy of financial records as directed by supervisor
  • Prepare journal entries for month-end and year-end closing, including the preparation of supporting documentation and schedules
  • Ensure accurate and timely monthly and year end closing procedures
  • Assist with annual budgeting and budget reporting
  • Oversee analyzing financial statement on monthly basis, including variance analysis and resolving accounting errors, differences and discrepancies in financial reports
  • Perform research and analysis of financial data and accounting information
  • Prepare various general ledger reconciliations
  • Play a key role in year-end audit and financial statement preparation
  • Maintain and adhere to internal control systems
  • Maintain documentation to support journal entries, schedules, and all work products
  • Monitor and resolve changes to Investment Portfolio
  • Prepare and submit required regulatory reports
  • Reconcile and monitor fed account daily
  • Collaborate with Cognos and ProfitStar software for financial research, report creation and data entry


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • 2-4 years of experience in an accounting position
  • Experience in a financial institution is preferred
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles

Work Model:

  • On-Site

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Palmer Group at (515) 225-7000 or email 

Ref: JOB-40138

Palmer Group

(515) 225-7000

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: West Des Moines, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$55000 - $65000