Accountant Jobs in Connecticut

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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West Haven, CT
These include performing reporting of all assigned grant/contract financial expenditures, reconciling general ledger expense accounts with general ledger budget/financial report. assisting with the...
3 hours ago
New Haven, CT
Rizzo @ Roberthalf.com Requirements Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills Adeptness in Monthly Accruals Month end closings experience Account reconciliation experience highly desired...
1 day ago
Intuit - New Hartford, CT
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...
Remote Work
3 days ago
RCN Capital - South Windsor, CT
Statements Financial Analysis Forecasting General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices...
3 days ago
Intuit - Hartford, CT
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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3 days ago
Tangoe - Shelton, CT
This role will also be responsible for balance sheet reconciliations....
4 days ago
North Star Staffing Solutions, Inc. - New Canaan, CT
entries for the U.S. and Canadian operations.Responsible for monthly account reconciliations for US and Canadian operations.On a monthly basis, assist with the preparation of the written commentary...
4 days ago
Lexacount LLC - Hartford, CT
Responsibilities: Preparation of monthly financial statements; Participation in month end close, including preparation of Journal entries; Maintenance of general ledger accounts; Tracking of accounts...
4 days ago
Lexacount LLC - Hartford, CT
RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in the preparation and completion of all tasks associated with the monthly accounting and closing cycle; Prepare monthly account reconciliations, journal entries, monthly variance...
4 days ago
Lexacount LLC - New Haven, CT
RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in the preparation and completion of all tasks associated with the monthly accounting and closing cycle; Prepare monthly account reconciliations, journal entries, monthly variance...
4 days ago
Lexacount LLC - New Haven, CT
Responsibilities: Preparation of monthly financial statements; Participation in month end close, including preparation of Journal entries; Maintenance of general ledger accounts; Tracking of accounts...
4 days ago
UnitedHealth Group - Hartford, CT
ledger accounts in preparation for month end close Propose, prepare and upload monthly journal entries in support of monthly GAAP close Perform monthly Balance Sheet account reconciliations in accordance...
4 days ago
Branford, CT
Responsibilities: Accounts Payable (Vendor and Purchase Order maintenance, Prepare vendor payments, 1099 tracking and preparation, Vendor correspondence) Bank and Credit Card Reconciliations General...
4 days ago
icapitalnetwork - Greenwich, CT
accuracy of receivables and payables Review for write offs quarterly Assisting with month-end close process on a day-to-day basis including: Preparing journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations...
4 days ago
SS&C Technologies - Windsor, CT
close processes/financial statement preparation Work with various products including equities, bonds, swaps, options, FX, mortgages, financing and futures Work with auditors to prepare and present...
4 days ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Connecticut

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

$78,099

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Connecticut 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 Connecticut
  • 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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