Accountant Jobs in Half Moon Bay, CA

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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San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
Prepare allocations and bank reconciliations Prepare fund tax documents and reports; assist with review of investor tax information reporting Prepare financial statements for audits; gather information...
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
Recommended skills Bank Reconciliations Accruals Fund Accounting Accounting Financial Statements Trading...
1 day ago
Accounting Principals - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
, GL Accountant, Project Accountant) Compensation: $65,000 $75,000 Employment Type: Direct Hire If you are interested in this or other job opportunities available through Accounting Principals, please...
21 hours ago
Palo Alto, CA (14 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
Job Information Robert Half International High Net Worth - Tax Accountant in Palo Alto, California Description For more information or an expedited hiring process please send updated resume to Charlie...
1 day ago
Robert Half - San Leandro, CA (21 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
Prepare financial statements for audits Prepare fund tax documents and reports; and assist with the review of investor tax information reporting Gather info for audit requests/research questions from...
3 hours ago
Intuit - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
What you'll bring * Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
1 day ago
Sunnyvale, CA (22 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
lease and monthly payment schedules - Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash,...
1 day ago
Robert Half - Moffett Field, CA (20 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
The Fund Accountant will be working on the following: Maintain Fund and GP general ledgers including, but not limited, to recording of quarterly expense, accruals and intercompany payables/receivables...
5 hours ago
Palo Alto, CA (14 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
Job Information Robert Half International Tax Accountant - High net worth clients - VC Firm in Palo Alto, California Description For more information or an expedited hiring process please send updated...
2 hours ago
Intuit - San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
What you'll bring * Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
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1 day ago
San Mateo, CA (8 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
Recommended skills Account Analysis Balance Sheet Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Attention To Detail Coordinating Financial Statements...
1 day ago
Robert Half - San Leandro, CA (21 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
The Fund Accountant will be working on the following: Maintain Fund and GP general ledgers including, but not limited, to recording of quarterly expense, accruals and intercompany payables/receivables...
5 hours ago
Robert Half - San Leandro, CA (21 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
Ref ID: 00...05 Classification: In-House Senior Tax Accountant Family Office Compensation: DOE Please email Ren at [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to In-House Senior Tax Accountant Family...
5 hours ago
Robert Half - San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
Ref ID: 00...02 Classification: In-House Senior Tax Accountant Family Office Compensation: DOE Please email Ren at [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to In-House Senior Tax Accountant Family...
5 hours ago
Robert Half - San Mateo, CA (8 miles from Half Moon Bay, CA)
Ref ID: 00...04 Classification: In-House Senior Tax Accountant Family Office Compensation: DOE Please email Ren at [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to In-House Senior Tax Accountant Family...
5 hours ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Half Moon Bay, CA

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Half Moon Bay, CA as reported by the BLS.

$85,220

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Half Moon Bay, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.0%)
  • Master's Degree (27.5%)
  • 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 Half Moon Bay, CA
  • 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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