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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Senior Accountant (Building Products)

  • Georgia-Pacific
  • Atlanta, GA
  • 2 days ago
Management of month end closing process and review Balance sheet analysis and income statement oversite for the manufacturing operations Partner with our Internal Financial Controls Center of Excellence...
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Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP) Work with business stakeholders, M&A Finance team, Corporate Development, Finance Business Partners to understand MA&D transactions and apply technical accounting...

Accountant III

  • Entegee
  • Marietta, GA
  • 1 day ago
Preparation and posting of monthly journal entries including cash, accruals and adjustments according to monthly close schedule Assist with post close reporting for Corporate Assist in the monthly...

Senior Accountant - Contract Management

  • Randstad
  • Austell, GA
  • 2 days ago
Tatum Professional Search has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Accountant, Contract Management....

Senior Accountant

  • Kennesaw, GA
  • 2 days ago
Oversees the posting and maintenance of general ledger accounts, bank reconciliation, payroll transactions, accounts payable and general ledger adjustments....

Senior Tax Accountant

  • NorthPoint Search Group
  • Valdosta, GA
  • 1 day ago
Senior Tax Accountant - Public Our client, a growing CPA firm in the Valdosta area has a need for a Senior Tax Accountant with three or more years of recent public tax experience preparing and reviewing...

Senior Accountant

  • Atlas Technical Consultants, Inc.
  • Duluth, GA
  • 1 day ago
High School graduation or GED preferred Valid driver's license Previous experience preferred but not required. Experience with Carlson or Leica data collectors is a preferred not required. Travel...

Senior Accountant - Financial Reporting

  • Crawford
  • Peachtree Corners, GA
  • 15 hours ago
statements Uploads information and prepares General Ledger (G/L) journal entries into PeopleSoft Financials....

Accountant II

  • Fulton County
  • Atlanta, GA
  • 15 hours ago
Processes accounts receivable documentation; reviews cash receipts, escrow accounts, and other financial reports; records and reconciles to general ledger accounts; prepares journal entries; makes corrections...

Accountant

  • Ledgent Finance & Accounting
  • Atlanta, GA
  • 13 hours ago
accountants who complete monthly bookkeeping and close and prepare financial statements, bank reconciliations, payroll and taxes Qualifications: 3+ years of recent public tax accounting experience...

Staff Accountant

  • Veritone
  • Atlanta, GA
  • 13 hours ago
Keywords: Staff Accountant, Location: Atlanta, GA - 30306, PL: 543720513 Recommended Skills Accounting Control Analytical Auditing Finance General Ledger Generally Accepted Accounting Principles...
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Accountant I Credit Union

  • Coca-Cola
  • Atlanta, GA
  • 13 hours ago
Accepted Accounting Principles Attention to detail and ability to think and work proactively Strong Excel skills Knowledge of back-office banking procedures for ACH and Share drafts Effective planning...

Lease Accountant

  • LOVESAC COMPANY
  • Atlanta, GA
  • 4 hours ago
Responsible for monthly/quarterly lease accounting close procedures, such as preparing journal entries, supporting schedules, and general ledger reconciliations....
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Product Data Management Specialist/Cost Accountant

  • Interface, Inc.
  • Lagrange, GA
  • moments ago
Adhere to all internal, external audit requirements and adhere with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for financial statements. Support physical inventories and cycle count programs....

Senior Cost Accountant

  • Rinnai
  • Griffin, GA
  • 1 day ago
Ledger Account Reconciliations, and a wide range of audits....

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Georgia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.4%)
  • Master's Degree (27.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

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