Accountant Jobs in Lakewood, 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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Advantage Sales and Marketing, LLC - Irvine, CA (23 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Summary Senior Tax Accountant At our Company, we grow People, Brands, and Businesses....
2 days ago
VECTREN ENERGY COMPANY - Arcadia, CA (20 miles from Lakewood, CA)
in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records...
1 day ago
Robert Half - Anaheim, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
The Full Charge Bookkeeper must have 5+ years' experience with Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Financial Statements, working for a CPA....
1 day ago
Robert Half - Downey, CA (5 miles from Lakewood, CA)
The Staff Accountant is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements....
1 day ago
PMS - Orange, CA (16 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Creates various monthly journal entries. Reconciliation of all bank accounts, researching of discrepancies and preparation of journal entries when needed for all companies....
1 day ago
Advantex Professional Services - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
We are currently seeking an experience Senior Property Accountant with 5+ years of in leading a seven day month end close for multiple high-volume, multi-unit properties....
18 hours ago
Mastech Digital - Pasadena, CA (20 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Additional Skills Preferred: (Not Required) CPA preferred Top 3-5 Daily Responsibilities: Financial Reporting including variance analysis Balance Sheet Reconciliations Journal Entries Processing Support...
17 hours ago
Intuit - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, 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
Ultimate - Long Beach, CA (7 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Duties for Junior Accountant: - Assist with month end close - Serve as backup for Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable - Journal entries - Reconciliations Requirements: -2+ years in Accounting -...
8 hours ago
Tailored Management Services - Brea, CA (15 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Financial statement preparation. Skills/Competencies: Command of all skills necessary for verbal and written communications....
2 days ago
Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Growing manufacturer seeking an Accountant Keys to Hire: A/P, A/R, month-end/year-end audits, and bank reconciliations Reports and billing Bilingual is a plus! Room for Advancement!...
1 day ago
El Segundo, CA (16 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Recommended skills Revenues Asset Management Auditing Real Estates Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Real Estate Investments...
2 days ago
Irvine, CA (23 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Prepare & analyze financial statements and coordinate month end close....
2 days ago
URW - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
statements Assist Asset Accounting department in preparation of individual stand alone financial statements Special projects and analysis Perform other duties as required/assigned by Manager What we...
2 days ago
Propeller Industries - Santa Monica, CA (23 miles from Lakewood, CA)
, and accrued liabilities * Prepare financial statements (Balance Sheet, P&L, and Cash Flow) * Review and troubleshoot inventory management and COGS issues * Prepare local compliance filings, business...
2 days ago

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Lakewood, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.0%)
  • Master's Degree (27.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (7.0%)
  • High School or GED (5.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.1%)
  • 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 Lakewood, 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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