Accountant Jobs in Council Bluffs, IA

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

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Jet Linx Aviation, LLC - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Duties & Responsibilities: Prepare monthly statements for aircraft owners summarizing monthly activity on owners aircraft (completed as part of month-end close) Prepare and post journal entry accruals...
2 days ago
La Vista, NE (10 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Compiles data to aid in preparation of month end close entries and financial statements. Prepares support in annual audit, SOX audit, and regulatory audits....
7 hours ago
InSearch Recruiting - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Responsibilities * Bank Reconciliations * Balance Sheet Account Reconciliations * Assist with general ledger maintenance * Provide management team with financial reports and results to assist in the...
7 hours ago
Baas & Associates PC - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Includes cash receipts and cash disbursement recording, periodic payroll processing and period-end/year-end reporting, client interaction, financial statement preparation, reconciliation of bank and...
1 day ago
Creighton University - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Performs month-end journal entries and reconciliations for grants. Must be very organized and detail oriented. Internal customer service skills a must....
1 day ago
PayPal - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
timely reconciliation of general ledger accounts, and flux analyses for reported periods....
2 days ago
Robert Half - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Recommended skills Balance Sheet Fixed Asset Use Tax Depreciation Financial Statements Generally Accepted Accounting Principles...
10 hours ago
Robert Half - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Recommended skills Coordinating Account Analysis Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Attention To Detail Balance Sheet Financial Statements...
1 day ago
Baas & Associates PC - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
preparation, period/year-end reporting, client interaction and good communication skills, General Journal entry construction and posting to the General Ledger in arriving at final financial statement...
1 day ago
Lexacount LLC - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Responsibilities: Preparation of monthly financial statements; Participation in month end close, including preparation of Journal entries; Maintenance of general ledger accounts; Tracking of accounts...
9 days ago
Lexacount LLC - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in the preparation and completion of all tasks associated with the monthly accounting and closing cycle; Prepare monthly account reconciliations, journal entries, monthly variance...
9 days ago
Lutz - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Here's what they seek: Prepare internal financial statements, reports and records by collecting, analyzing and summarizing account information including general ledger(s) maintenance, completing account...
9 days ago
Principal Financial Group - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Responsibilities Are you looking for an exciting accounting opportunity with Principal? USIS Finance & Accounting is looking for someone to join our project team. The focus of this team is to...
13 days ago
Lutz - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Here's what they seek: Prepare internal financial statements, reports and records by collecting, analyzing and summarizing account information including general ledger(s) maintenance, completing account...
14 days ago
Nebraska Early Childhood Collaborative - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Come GROW with us! We are expanding and need someone to join our accounting team! To be successful in the role, you will need to be GREAT with numbers and ENJOY data entry with EXCELLENT Microsoft...
14 days ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Council Bluffs, IA

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Council Bluffs, IA as reported by the BLS.

$64,556

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Council Bluffs, IA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.0%)
  • Master's Degree (27.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (5.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants in Council Bluffs, IA
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

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