Accountant Jobs in Lexington, KY

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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Beech Valley Solutions - Lexington, KY
functions and the month-end/year-end close process Good knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Good practical experience with accounting software packages, such as FreshBooks...
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2 days ago
Valvoline - Lexington, KY
Careers for the Driven Valvoline has a rewarding opportunity as a State Tax Accountant. We whole-heartedly adopt a never idle' mindset....
1 day ago
United Health Group - Lexington, KY
Reconcile, analyze and review general ledger accounts in preparation for month end close Analyze and prepare financial statements, including balance sheets and statements of financial position Assist...
1 hour ago
University of Kentucky - Lexington, KY
Job Summary This position reviews, creates, maintains and monitors various capital project accounts and debt service payments and reports. Also, regularly audits for compliance with complex State...
7 days ago
Lexington, KY
This tax accountant will be responsible for preparation and review of federal and state tax returns, preparing examining and analyzing accounting records and financial statements....
8 days ago
Lexington, KY
Responsibilities: Financial statement preparation Balance sheets Cash flow Investor level Reporting Creation and posting of journal entries Preparation of journal entries REQUIREMENTS: Tax and Audit...
13 days ago
Lexington, KY
In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation...
15 days ago
LifePoint Health - Winchester, KY (18 miles from Lexington, KY)
ledger entries in conjunction with monthly closing processes and reconciles general ledger accounts....
15 days ago
LifePoint Hospitals - Lexington, KY
ledger entries in conjunction with monthly closing processes and reconciles general ledger accounts....
16 days ago
Solegis Inc. - Lexington, KY
In charge of financial closing and reporting including: monthly consolidated financial statements P&L broken down by business unit month-end reconciliations and journal entries....
17 days ago
Cliftonlarsonallen - Lexington, KY
The Senior Accountant provides advanced accounting services including preparing financial reports, completing account reconciliations, supports month-end closing process, and software implementation...
17 days ago
Intuit - Lexington, KY
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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17 days ago
Clark Regional Medical Center - Winchester, KY (18 miles from Lexington, KY)
ledger entries in conjunction with monthly closing processes and reconciles general ledger accounts....
20 days ago
Lexington, KY
entries and closing activities for inventory accounts Maintain a review of standard costs including bill of materials and routings Review and develop overhead and labor rates used for standard costing...
23 days ago
Illinois Tool Works - Lexington, KY
An accountant performs assignments in accordance with ITW Policy, procedures, and generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)....
24 days ago

Demographic Data for Lexington, KY

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Lexington, KY

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Lexington, KY as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Lexington, KY 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 Lexington, KY
  • 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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