Senior Accountant

Steffes Group, Inc. - Mount Pleasant, IA4.3

Full-time$40,000 - $60,000 a year

As a thriving auction company since 1960, we have been busy selling everything from combines & tractors to tillable farm acreage, hay, and livestock. We also sell an array of assets including construction equipment, large estates, business holdings, and more! From that time forward, the company has experienced a continued growth pattern & an expansion of offered services.

The Senior Accountant at Steffes Group, Inc. will be based out of our Mt. Pleasant, IA site. The focus of this role will be to combine strong analytical skills with knowledge of accounting principles to routinely oversee financial reports.


  • Maintain and balance general ledger accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, and reconciling transactions
  • Oversee & review all auction settlements
  • Analyze financial statement accounts, identify unusual trends or entries, and verify accuracy of transactions and balances
  • Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, and benchmarks)
  • Successfully collaborate with management to ensure compliance with accounting policies and procedures across all departments

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal & professional communication skills
  • High degree of confidentiality & trustworthiness
  • Ability to work under deadlines, with strong organizational skills, allowing priority & workflow management
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently & closely with the accounting team and other departments as needed

Skill Requirements:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Three (3) or more years of accounting work experience strongly preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Strong knowledge of computer accounting systems & ability to navigate seamlessly

Compensation & Hours:

At Steffes Group, Inc. we credit our success to each individual employee and the dedication and value they bring to our team. We want to take care of each employee as well as they take care of the business that we have all worked so hard to build.

  • Competitive compensation varies based on previous experience
  • Full benefits, including 100% Company-Paid Single Medical and Dental Insurance, PTO, 401(k) with Match, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Disability Plans, Paid Volunteer Time, and more
  • Full-time, Day Hours – with overtime as required

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $60,000.00 /year


  • relevant: 3 years (Required)
  • Accounting: 3 years (Required)
  • general ledger: 3 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Mount Pleasant, IA (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)


  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)


  • Morning (Required)

Working Days:

  • Monday (Required)
  • Tuesday (Required)
  • Wednesday (Required)
  • Thursday (Required)
  • Friday (Required)

Hours per Week:

  • 31-40 (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

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