Accountant Jobs in Southfield, MI

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.

Search Accountant Jobs

1-15 of 250 Jobs

Tax Accountant Projects - Remote

  • Paro
  • Detroit, MI
  • 1 day ago

We match businesses with the highest vetted bookkeepers, accountants, financial analysts, and CFOs who provide remote, on-demand, hourly support when clients need it....

Remote Work

Junior Accountant

  • PHOENIX DATA SYSTEMS INC
  • Southfield, MI
  • 1 day ago

Key Responsibilities Account receivable and payable Preparing and posting journal entries General ledger account reconciliations Cost accounting Assist in month end closing Report creation and maintenance...

Cost Accountant

  • Plastipak Holdings
  • Southfield, MI
  • 2 days ago

Position Description We are seeking a Cost Accountant to work at the Global Corporate Headquarters within the largest privately-held rigid plastics manufacturer in North America....

Senior Cost Accountant

  • LHH
  • Macomb, MI
  • 19 hours ago

LHH is partnering with a non-automotive manufacturing company in the search for a Senior Cost Accountant to join their team!...

Cost Accountant

  • Plastipak Holdings
  • Commerce Township, MI
  • 21 hours ago

Position Description We are seeking a Cost Accountant to work at the Global Corporate Headquarters within the largest privately-held rigid plastics manufacturer in North America....

2023 Tax Staff Accountant - Detroit

  • UHY Advisors
  • Detroit, MI
  • 1 day ago

Staff are entry-level employees who are interested in pursuing a career in professional services, in the fields of audit, tax or consulting. During this time, the Staff needs to focus on...

Senior Accountant

  • Pacer International
  • Ann Arbor, MI
  • 1 day ago

processes and procedures, including change management Represent finance and accounting on complex system implementations and ensure the reliability of the output data; understand the implications for the month-end...

Federal Program Accountant 9-12

  • State of Michigan
  • Detroit, MI
  • 1 day ago

The division performs the program accounting and reporting both financial and statistical; issues financial statements; maintains the banking relationships; performs economic and data analysis; and...

Revenue Accountant 9-12

  • State of Michigan
  • Detroit, MI
  • 1 day ago

The division performs the program accounting and reporting both financial and statistical; issues financial statements; maintains the banking relationships; performs economic and data analysis; and...

2023 Enterprise Staff Accountant - Farmington Hills

  • UHY Advisors
  • Farmington Hills, MI
  • 1 day ago

Staff are entry-level employees who are interested in pursuing a career in professional services, in the fields of audit, tax or consulting. During this time, the Staff needs to focus on...

Senior Project Accountant (Earth & Environment)

  • Southern Kentucky Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Detroit, MI
  • 1 day ago

This Opportunity WSP is currently initiating a search for a Senior Project Accountant to support our Earth & Environment Division within the Central Region....

Dealership Accountant 1

  • Lithia Motors
  • Washington, MI
  • 1 day ago

Responsibilities: Dealership Accountant I is an entry level position that ensures timely, accurate and consistent recording of dealership transactions....

Staff Accountant

  • Wayne RESA
  • Detroit, MI
  • 1 day ago

Position Type: High School Teaching/Science - General Date Posted: 3/23/2022 Location: Harper Woods High School Closing Date: Until Filled District:   Harper Woods School...

Staff Accountant

  • Adecco USA
  • Detroit, MI
  • 1 day ago

Summarize, verify, and create journal entries for intercompany transactions each month Manage Fixed Assets data base for monthly Depreciation entries and reconciliation....

Dealership Accountant 1

  • Lithia & Driveway
  • Washington, MI
  • 1 day ago

Responsibilities: Dealership Accountant I is an entry level position that ensures timely, accurate and consistent recording of dealership transactions....

Demographic Data for Southfield, MI

Moving to Southfield, MI? Find some basic demographic data about Southfield, MI below.


75,830
4,156
Medium/Lg

Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Financial Statement and Ratio Analysis for Accountants
The objective of Financial Statement and Ratio Analysis for MBAs is to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to analyze, interpret, understand, and use financial information to make...

Forecasting Financial Statements & Valuation for Accountants
The objective of this course is to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to analyze, interpret, understand and use financial information to make informed decisions. We will discuss...

Accountant in the Business Environment
The purpose of this course is to develop your knowledge and understanding of how accounting relates to other parts of a business and the business environment. The course will seek to develop an...

Title Synonyms

Salary for Accountant Jobs in Southfield, MI

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireAccounting research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Accountant positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Southfield, MI 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%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Accountant Related Career Advice Articles

5 Trending Accounting Careers and Specialties

Check out these five accounting career paths and decide whether you'd like to work as a tax accountant, auditor, budget analyst, forensic accountant, or cost accountant.


5 Potential Accountant Career Paths

When mapping out your accountant career path and assessing your accounting skills, there are many types of accounting jobs to consider. Learn more.


4 Elements Every Accounting Resume Needs

For professionals in the accounting field, there are a number of tactics to employ that will ensure your document highlights your achievements for maximum impact and presents your credentials effectively.