Live Chat

Sr Associate Accountant Job in Grove City, Ohio US

Sr Associate Accountant

Principal Life Insurance Company - Grove City, OH

Posted: 10/5/2022 - Expires: 1/3/2023

Job ID: 247974921


Job Description

Sr Associate Accountant

Job Locations

US-IA-Des Moines | US-NM-Albuquerque | US-GA-Atlanta | US-TX-Austin | US-IA-Cedar Rapid | US-NC-Charlotte | US-OH-Columbus | US-CO-Denver | US-TX-Dallas | US-MO-Kansas City | US-TX-Houston | ...

Job #




Ent Seg


Bus Area

Global Financial Resources

Pos Typ

Regular Full-Time






Principal Financial Group is looking for a Senior Associate Accountant to fill a position on the Business Systems Solution team. In this role, you will provide user and technical support for numerous accounting systems (PeopleSoft, HFM, DRM, etc).

Additional responsibilities include:

 Being a liaison between business units and IT to meet business needs and supporting project related work.
Analyze and review accounting procedures to ensure integrity of data, systems and processes.
Team player that is flexible and can adapt quickly, someone that is inquisitive, collaborative, and excited for change.


Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance, or equivalent experience required. Double major or a minor in an IT related field is a plus.
2 years relevant experience in Accounting, or Systems Accounting work.
Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Excellent communication skills required.
Good interpersonal, customer service, and organizational skills.
Strong knowledge of Excel and system capabilities/techniques.
Experience with accounting systems and/or ledger tools is beneficial.
Ability to meet established deadlines, work in a fast-moving environment and balance multiple tasks simultaneously.
Ability to accept and adapt to a changing environment.
Ability to work independently to achieve results

Salary Range Information

Salary ranges below reflect targeted base salaries. Non-sales positions have the opportunity to participate in a bonus program. Sales positions are eligible for sales incentives, and in some instances a bonus plan, whereby total compensation may far exceed base salary depending on individual performance. Actual compensation for all roles will be based upon geographic location, work experience, education, licensure requirements and/or skill level and will be finalized at the time of offer.

Salary Range

$49300 - $96000 / year

Additional Information

Work Environment

This role offers the ability for in-office, hybrid (blending both office and remote work in a typical workweek), and remote work arrangements. You'll work with your leader to determine which option may align best based on several factors.

Work Authorization/Sponsorship

At this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship (additional work authorization or permanent work authorization) now or in the future to work in the United States? This includes, but IS NOT LIMITED TO: F1-OPT, F1-CPT, H-1B, TN, L-1, J-1, etc. For additional information around work authorization needs please use the following links. and

Investment Code of Ethics

For Principal Global Investors positions, you'll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.

Experience Principal

While our expertise spans the globe, we're bound by one common purpose: to foster a world where financial security is accessible to all. And our success depends on the unique experiences, backgrounds, and talents of our employees - individually and all of us together. Explore our core values, benefits and why we're an exceptional place to grow your career.

Principal is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

LinkedIn Remote Hashtag


The Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Job Reference Code
Licenses / Certifications:
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®: