Accountant Jobs in Kensington, MD

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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Centauri - Chantilly, VA (22 miles from Kensington, MD)
Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and their application to government contract accounting. Strong knowledge of Excel and problem solving....
2 days ago
TriSource - Jessup, MD (17 miles from Kensington, MD)
(CPA) license Experience in audit accounting Knowledge of GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles in the U.S.) a plus Desire to continue to grow through continuing training...
2 days ago
USAJobs - Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
Oversees, prepares, analyzes and interprets accrual based Federal financial statements and notes in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for quarterly and year-end reporting...
2 days ago
Employment and Training Administration - Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
Similarly, "accountant" should be interpreted, generally, as "accountant and/or auditor.") OR 2....
2 days ago
ALTA IT Services - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Kensington, MD)
Prepare daily and month-end close entries including revenue, payroll, prepaid expenses, unbilled accounts receivable, accrued liabilities and capital asset amortization Assist in determining line of...
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17 hours ago
Universal Consulting Services - Fairfax, VA (22 miles from Kensington, MD)
This is an entry level position with time split between Finance & Accounting and Business Development (Pricing Analyst). Accounting responsibilities include : Process accounts payable invoices and...
15 hours ago
Intuit - Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
If you are a highly motivated individual with an active unrestricted credential (CPA/EA/Practicing Attorney) and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their...
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2 days ago
Robert Half - Silver Spring, MD (3 miles from Kensington, MD)
T Your responsibilities: - Account reconciliations - Prepare audit schedules - Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed For...
7 hours ago
FTI Consulting - Mc Lean, VA (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
Prepare recurring payroll adjustment entries and other recurring journal entries as assigned....
7 hours ago
Randstad - Chevy Chase, MD (2 miles from Kensington, MD)
Fund Accountant A hedge fund/alternative investment firm located in metro Washington, DC seeks a Fund Accountant....
2 days ago
Hines - Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Carry out month-end close procedures Perform cash management functions Prepare account reconciliations and posting of monthly journal entries Partner...
2 days ago
USAJobs - Alexandria, VA (14 miles from Kensington, MD)
Qualifications All candidates must meet one of the following basic requirements for accountant positions: 1....
2 days ago
Long and Foster Companies - Chantilly, VA (22 miles from Kensington, MD)
ledger balances including all balance sheet accounts, accrual journal entries, bill processing, receipt processing and bank depositing for the commercial property management portfolio....
2 days ago
Ruchman and Associates, Inc - Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
The Forensic Accountant will support HSI IFPCU's mission by conducting analysis of complex financial and business records to support federal investigations and prosecutions....
2 days ago
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Germantown, MD (13 miles from Kensington, MD)
NOTES: This Job Opportunity Announcement may be used to fill other Accountant, ZA-0510-2/3 positions throughout NOAA....
1 day ago

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