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Palmer Group has partnered with this reputable client to fill the Staff Accountant role. In this position, you will be responsible for processing accounts payable and receivable, completing month-end reporting, and overseeing grain sales contracts and payments. If this position interests you and you meet the qualifications listed below, apply today!


  • Perform any combination of the following: calculating, posting, and verifying duties to obtain financial data for use in maintaining accounting records
  • Verify and post details of business transactions, such as funds received and disbursed and total accounts
  • Compute quarterly sales and use tax payments
  • Prepare journal entries and bank transactions
  • Prepare daily ethanol shipment reports
  • Perform Corn Grain posting of a contract delivered and AP billings
  • Input daily CO2 data, Corn Oil, Distillers Grain, & Syrup loads into Excel for future billing
  • Verify all sales contracts match confirmation notices and invoices daily
  • Prepare invoices, account statements, reports, and other records for corn oil, syrup, and ddg
  • Compute and record accounts receivables sales and similar items
  • Monitor accounts receivable to ensure that payments are received timely
  • Contact the customer and notify management when problems arise
  • Enter new grain and accounts payable vendors
  • Prepare grain daily position report
  • Monitor and account for all grain contracts & credit sales contracts
  • Process grain checks and ACH payments
  • File monthly required grain report W-11
  • Ensure all corn contracts and related records comply with the Iowa Department of Agriculture
  • Ensure all pertinent documents are uploaded and filed in the appropriate folders in DocuWare for record-keeping purposes and future reference


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent experience
  • Excel, 10 key ability

Work Model: 

  • On-Site 

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

Palmer Group offers our valued temporary and contract employees health, dental, and vision insurance on the 1st of the month after 60 days of employment. These plans are fully compliant with the Affordable Care Act standards. Click here for a complete list of Palmer Group’s benefits, or contact your Palmer Group representative to learn more.  

Ref: JOB-44894

Palmer Group Financial

(515) 225-7000

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

    • Location: Ames, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:
      $46,000 - $55,000 per Year