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Senior Accounting Manager

Lutz Council Bluffs, IA

Job Description

Sr. Accounting Manager

Local company looking for a Senior Accounting Manager to join their team.  Enjoy excellent benefits and work-life balance.


Our client is seeking a self-starting individual to manage a team of several employees with various accounting, payroll and human resources activities. Someone with accounting and office management experience is preferred. Here’s what they look for:

  • Coordinates year-end close and the annual external audit according to professional standards and procedures including single point of contact with external auditors
  • Manages the preparation of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for fiscal year end
  • Manages the development of key budget areas, consolidation, and reporting of the Annual Operating Budget
  • Manages accounts payable function and related reporting activity
  • Provides financial guidance to other City departments
  • Maintains effective communication and working relationships with City staff and independent auditors
  • Conducts internal audits or reviews of procedures, as necessary, to maintain necessary level of internal control
  • Provides governmental accounting guidance
  • Initiates and leads financial process improvement efforts
  • Acts as functional owner of the general ledger and accounts payable systems
  • Manages other key financial specialty areas including Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) and the Annual Financial Report (AFR)
  • Performs balance sheet and fund reconciliations
  • Manages the comprehensive record of the City’s fixed assets
  • Regular and predictable attendance is required
  • Other duties as assigned

For confidential consideration, go to for the most prompt response. You can also call Mel Adams at 402-827-2065 or send your resume to We understand that confidentiality is extremely important, and your resume will NOT be forwarded to our client without your permission.


Job Number -  A-4670MA 


Job Details

Date Posted September 20, 2019
Date Closes October 20, 2019
Located In Council Bluffs, IA
Department Accounting
Function Accounting Manager Assistant Controller general ledger planning budgeting forecasting financial analysis management acquisition due diligence CPA Certified Public Accountant GAAP accounts payable accounting supervisor financial reporting and budgeting reconciliations
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
Hours 40 hours per week
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 11-3031.00 Financial Managers
Zipcode 51503
Name Katie Valasek
Address 13616 California Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68154
Phone 402-778-7989

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Professional Liability
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Casual Dress
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Financial Planning
  • Flexible Hours
  • Holiday Party
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Remote Access
  • Time-off to Pursue Interests
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan
  • Corporate Perks
  • Employee Ownership
  • Merit Increases
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • And More ...