Accountant Jobs in Georgia

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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Wizehire - Cartersville, GA
Accountant Recruiter WizeHire Location Cartersville, Georgia, United States Salary USD 14.42 - 19.23 per hour Posted 15 Jan 2021 Closes 14 Feb 2021 Ref 6hAI8IF8rHU3 Job role Accountant Sector Accounting...
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Atlanta, GA
Recommended skills Depreciation Balance Sheet Fixed Asset Financial Statements General Ledger Reconciliation...
1 day ago
Henry County - McDonough, GA
The purpose of this classification is to serve as the Grants/Accounts Administrator for the department and act as the fiscal liaison between the Senior Services Department, the Area Agency on...
1 day ago
United States Department Health Human Services - Washington, GA
Ref 588644800 Job role Accountant Sector Accounting - Public practice Experience level Qualified accountant Duties Summary This position is located in the Department of Health And Human Services, Office...
1 day ago
Royston, GA
Job Duties: Assist with all month-end close processes Maintain the integrity and accuracy of the general ledger Book journal entries Prepare bank and account reconciliations Revenue recognition Assist...
1 day ago
EmployBridge - Atlanta, GA
entries and account reconciliations Analyzes financial information to evaluate reasonableness and accuracy Assists the Treasury function with daily and monthly responsibilities Compiles and analyzes...
2 days ago
JLL - Atlanta, GA
Job Responsibilities: Prepare monthly journal entries, financial statement preparation and bank reconciliations. Review invoice coding and approvals and ensure proper audit trail is in place....
2 days ago
Aquantus, Llc - Atlanta, GA
Responsibilities Senior Accountant Maintaining the general ledger for various entities....
1 day ago
YOH Services LLC - Atlanta, GA
typically prepares complex journal entries and ensures accuracy of system interface entries Prepares Balance Sheet reconciliations for Significant Accounts including analysis and certifications Senior...
19 hours ago
PCA Retirement & Benefits - Lawrenceville, GA
Statements Financial Transactions General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices...
21 hours ago
Department of Defense - Marietta, GA
Manages the General Ledger to ensure the reconciliation of all General Ledger Tie Point issues, and taking corrective action to input or reverse spending chain transaction or coordination with the DFAS...
23 hours ago
Coca-Cola - Atlanta, GA
Location(s): United States of America City/Cities: Atlanta Travel Required: 00% - 25% Relocation Provided: No Job Posting End Date: February 12, 2021 Shift: Job Description Summary: Position...
22 hours ago
Hi-Rez Studios, Inc. - Alpharetta, GA
What our Staff Accountants do: Prepare journal entries, analyses and account reconciliations for monthly close process for various balance sheet and income statement accounts....
11 hours ago
Ledgent Finance & Accounting - Conyers, GA
Ledgent is looking for a Senior Tax Accountant for a position located in Conyers, GA!...
13 hours ago
IPT Sink Company - Marietta, GA
Recommended skills Accounting Systems Financial Analysis Financial Statements Financial Transactions General Ledger...
2 days ago

Demographic Data for Georgia

Moving to Georgia? Find some basic demographic data about Georgia below.


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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Georgia

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

$69,856

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Georgia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.1%)
  • Master's Degree (27.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (5.4%)
  • 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 Georgia
  • 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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