Accountant Jobs

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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University of South Alabama - Mobile, AL
Essential Functions Maintains financial records of assigned activities, functions, and/or facilities to include reviewing financial data and reports, preparing routine and special journal entries, obtaining...
3 days ago
State of Florida - Saint Petersburg, FL
Accountant I This position works in the Accounts Receivable/Medical Billing Department, billing and submitting medical and dental claims....
3 days ago
Accounting Now - Jacksonville, FL
Job Description: Key Requirements: BOOKKEEPING Assist with general bookkeeping duties including bank reconciliations, track escrow and deposit accounts, data entry and other related duties. Assist...
3 days ago
Murray Resources - Houston, TX
Compile supporting financial statements and documents. Review returns prepared by junior accountants. Assist with federal and state tax audits. Respond to inquiries from regulatory agencies....
3 days ago
MAG Aero - Fairfax, VA
The Senior Costpoint Project Accountant must be an advocate of adopting best practices to support continued contract growth in terms of number of contracts and complexity....
3 days ago
Brighton, CO
Previous experience working with Payroll is preferred; however the position requires a high volume of AP and AR skills as well as experience with general ledger....
3 days ago
St Marys Healthcare System for Children - New Hyde Park, NY
Responsible for reconciling balance sheet reports monthly. Responsible for the maintenance of the General Ledger system including the monthly and annual close....
3 days ago
The Kraft Heinz Company - Chicago, IL
About Us The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. Were a globally...
3 days ago
Fast Switch, Ltd. - Brooklyn, OH
Provide support for general ledger and internal DDA reconciliation's for various Bank applications. Perform research and analysis on reconcilement exceptions....
3 days ago
San Francisco, CA
Stern & Associates a Tax Preparation Firm is seeking an experienced Enrolled Agent, CPA or CTEC to input and complete the tax returns for review. This position requires Lacerte Tax Software...
3 days ago
Tracy, CA
MUST be willing to enter expense reports, journal entries as explained, and write SOPs, memos, and company policies. May help with payroll and/or the timeclock system....
3 days ago
Syncsort - White River Junction, VT
Responsibilities You Will: Play role in monthly global accounting close process including preparing journal entries, account reconciliations and flux analysis....
3 days ago
HDR - Denver, CO
Primary Responsibilities The Senior Project Accountant position is responsible for all facets of project and contract financial management....
3 days ago
Accounting Principals - Arnold, MO
Staff Accountant: Journal Entries - Payroll - Reconciliations - Month end close - Help with year end close/audits/tax returns - Reviewing AP - General Accounting duties Requirements: Accounting degree...
3 days ago
Forest Hills, NY
Applicants must be proficient in QuickBooks and Microsoft Office, and have experience with general ledger write-up work and payroll processing. Knowledge of tax preparation is a plus....
3 days ago

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Accounting is the backbone of every Organization and this Course has been prepared for anyone who would like to be an Accountant in a very short time learning fast the accounting concepts, ...

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You will learn how to use an ERP system in a company for Accounting, sales, Purchase, HR, Payroll, Asset, HelpdeskThis course will prepare an accountant/auditor/business-owner to use ERPGulf and...

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We accountants are more project geeks than natural performers. We tend to prefer task lists to presenting and that means we are not always at our best in an interview situation. This course is...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Washington

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Washington as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.3%)
  • Master's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • 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
  • 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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