Accountant Jobs in Lorton, VA

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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Addison Group - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
Our client, a prestigious, High Level Education, is seeking a Senior Accountant with extensive Financial Statement Prep experience to join their growing team....
1 day ago
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
Similarly, "accountant" should be interpreted, generally, as "accountant and/or auditor.") OR B....
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Arlington, VA (15 miles from Lorton, VA)
AR Accountant Position Overview : The reason for the opening is that the person previously in the role has accepted another position within the organization and there is now a vacancy.Please Note: Client...
2 days ago
Two Six Technologies - Arlington, VA (15 miles from Lorton, VA)
Assist team members with the regular processing timesheet and expense transactions Reconcile balance sheet accounts for month end close....
19 hours ago
Hines - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
Partner with Regional Accountants to ensure accuracy of journal entries and general ledger....
3 hours ago
Cornerstone Research - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
entries, perform month-end close, and prepare trend variance explanations Perform, maintain and manage UK (London) intercompany accounting, Foreign Exchange currency testing, and reconciliations Manage...
1 hour ago
Kimpton Hotels - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
Assist in the posting of accounts to the general ledger for: accounts receivable, cash receipts, accounts payable, cash disbursements and payroll....
18 hours ago
SpectrumCareers - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Responsible for month-end, quarter-end and year-end close, journal entries, accruals, and reconciling general ledger accounts for the US and International...
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
Senior Revenue Accountant - Exciting Healthcare Nonprofit in DC!...
1 day ago
Gate Group - Reston, VA (20 miles from Lorton, VA)
Conducts general ledger journal entries. Processes port fees payments to various Airport Authorities....
1 day ago
Aristotle - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
The Political Finance Accountant will provide Political Action Committee (PAC) accounting and disbursement management services to our clients....
1 day ago
Iquasar, LLC. - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
Accountant/Compliance Auditor Secret Clearance Location: Washington, DC Job Description: Leffler Consulting is seeking an Accountant/Compliance Auditor to join our team in Washington, DC....
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
Financial Statement preparation and analysis Prepare non-profit income tax returns and business filings General ledger maintenance for CFO clients including bank and other account reconciliations,...
2 hours ago
City of Alexandria - Alexandria, VA (12 miles from Lorton, VA)
accepted accounting principles (GAAP) ; Assists Deputy Treasurer with tax refund review processes; Collaborates with the General Accounting team to ensure accurate completion of journal entries in...
2 days ago
ASK International - Chantilly, VA (19 miles from Lorton, VA)
Staff Accountant: prep journal entries, analysis & acct reconciliations; assist w/ mthly close processes; review comp financial docs; prep DCAA compilation & review report; perform payroll & handle...
2 days ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Lorton, VA

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Lorton, VA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.2%)
  • 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 Lorton, VA
  • 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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