Accountant Jobs in Oakland, 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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Blue Shield of California - Oakland, CA
Analyze and prepare the more complicated general ledger account reconciliations and journal entries. Prepare quarterly and annual regulatory filing package to Department of Insurance....
1 day ago
Menlo Park, CA (22 miles from Oakland, CA)
HIRING IMMEDIATELY - Partner level CPA Apply Menlo Park, CA Compensation Unspecified Posted 04/03/2020 Apply Most firms talk about growth opportunity. We are expecitng to hire someone that will...
1 day ago
Orinda, CA (6 miles from Oakland, CA)
Also will be doing AP/AR, Month end close, journal entries, payroll mostly automated) would be part of the responsibilities, but also more senior level valuation and Finance work Highlights - Fast growing...
1 day ago
University Of Carlifornia - Oakland, CA
ACCOUNTANT IIIUniversity of CarliforniaOakland, CaliforniaUnited States Search ACCOUNTANT III University of Carlifornia , United States Back Email Updated: about 14 hours ago Location: Oakland, CALIFORNIA...
1 day ago
Walnut Creek, CA (10 miles from Oakland, CA)
Staff Accountant responsibilities will include: Monthly adjusting Journal Entries for accruals, fixed assets, payroll, Etc. Prepare monthly sales tax returns and commissions....
1 day ago
Palo Alto, CA (23 miles from Oakland, CA)
So, if you are a Experienced Staff Tax Accountant - Public Accounting with experience, please apply today! Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S...
1 day ago
Earnin - Palo Alto, CA (23 miles from Oakland, CA)
As a Senior Accountant: Partner with cross-functional teams to gather complete and relevant data on a timely basis to adhere to monthly close standards and financial statement reporting; Oversee the...
17 hours ago
Robert Half - Concord, CA (16 miles from Oakland, CA)
If you are interested in this role please send your most updated resume to [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to Accountant - Entry Level Key responsibilities - Make monthly journal entries...
14 hours ago
Robert Half - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
Prepare journal entries and record composite entries. Exercise independent judgment in a variety of daily and non-routine decisions affecting assigned function....
14 hours ago
Oakland, CA
Job Information Robert Half International AP Accountant Ultra High Net Worth Family Office in Oakland , California Description Please email Ren at ... with your updated resume or call ... extension...
1 day ago
Intuit - Fremont, CA (19 miles from Oakland, CA)
troubleshoot and resolve tax advice and preparation customer inquiries Document customer interactions Qualifications Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant...
22 hours ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
Staff Accountant- Public Accounting Apply San Francisco, CA Compensation Unspecified Posted 04/03/2020 Apply If you are a Staff Accountant with 1 + years of public accounting experience, please read...
23 hours ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
Job Information Robert Half International Senior Property Accountant in San Francisco , California Description Real Estate Investment Firm headquartered in SF is looking to hire a Senior Property Accountant...
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
end close activities Assist in gathering necessary support Develop and Maintain Sarbanes OxleyA controls over financial reporting Coordinate and interact with the Company's internal and external auditors...
3 days ago
Plaid - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
The Revenue Accountant will be responsible for ensuring our billing and revenue recognition processes run smoothly and scale with the growth in the business....
3 days ago

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