Accountant Jobs in Newport News, 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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Accountant 2

  • SpartanNash
  • Norfolk, VA
  • 2 days ago

Working knowledge and understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Strong skills in MS office (Access, Excel, Word)....

Senior Accountant

  • City of Suffolk
  • Suffolk, VA
  • 1 day ago

Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws and policies concerning municipal fiscal operations, including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), governmental accounting standards, governmental...

Staff Accountant, Assurance- Hybrid Work Schedule

  • PBMares
  • Newport News, VA
  • 2 days ago

We are in search of a Staff Accountant (Assurance) to join our growing team. This role will be based in Newport News, VA and is an exciting opportunity to join a growing CPA firm!...

Engineer - Junior Level (CPA)

  • Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd.
  • Portsmouth, VA
  • 1 day ago

Engineer (Junior Level) Job Code: 15478718 Job Location: Portsmouth, Virginia Imagine One is now interviewing for positions on just-awarded contract supporting the US Navys Aircraft Carrier...

Ledger system migrations and data cleansing activities and the subsequent impact on financial reporting The team Deloittes Government and Public Services (GPS) practice - our people, ideas, technology...

We are in search of a Staff Accountant (Assurance) to join our growing team. This role will be based in Norfolk, VA and is an exciting opportunity to join a growing CPA firm!...

Senior CPA Needed! Up to $100K

  • PeopleShare Inc
  • Norfolk, VA
  • 1 day ago

***Up to $100K for a Senior CPA*** Do you want to work in the corporate world? Are you looking for growth? What about relocating to the BEACH!!! A local CPA firm is looking for a bright, talented...

Managerial Accountant

  • Liebherr Mining Equipment
  • Newport News, VA
  • 3 days ago

Maintains ERP integration settings and performs Integration Log Reconciliation....


  • New York Times
  • Norfolk, VA
  • 4 days ago

department managers and directors to prepare and post journal entries You will apply proper accounting treatment to all financial transactions and record applicable journal entries to the General Ledger...

Staff Accountant

  • Ordinary, VA
  • 5 days ago

Senior and Junior Staff Accounting positions are available for Hayes Accounting Firm. CPA or CPA Candidate helpful but not required. Minimum 3 years experience working for a public accounting...

Reporting Accountant

  • Virginia Western Community College
  • Norfolk, VA
  • 6 days ago

reports/studies and the Universitys annual financial statements....

Payroll Accountant

  • Virginia State University
  • Norfolk, VA
  • 6 days ago

Reconciliation of tax general ledger accounts on a monthly based including creating and/or correcting journal entries....

Financial Accountant Senior

  • Elevance Health
  • Norfolk, VA
  • 7 days ago

Previous work experience with month-end close processes, account reconciliation and statutory accounting principles preferred. U.S. Citizenship is required for employment within TrustSolutions....

Managerial Accountant

  • CTR Corporation
  • Newport News, VA
  • 8 days ago

Recommended Skills Financial Transactions Financial Statements Financial Analysis Forecasting General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices...

Staff Accountant Peopleshare Inc In

  • Newport News, VA
  • 10 days ago

and maintains capital assets schedules and prepares journal entries relating to depreciation Records journal entries Assists with compilation of routine and ad hoc reports as needed Responsible for...

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Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

ERPGulf training for accountants.
You will learn how to use an ERP system in a company for Accounting, sales, Purchase, HR, Payroll, Asset, HelpdeskThis course will prepare an accountant/auditor/business-owner to use ERPGulf and...

Interview Skills for Accountants
We accountants are more project geeks than natural performers. We tend to prefer task lists to presenting and that means we are not always at our best in an interview situation. This course is...

Red Flags & the Inquisitive Accountant/Accountants' Non-Disclosure: Recent Cases & Controversies
Although “inquisitiveness” is not explicitly required by the AICPA and MICPA Code of Professional Conduct, generally accepted auditing standards require a certain level of follow-up...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Newport News, VA

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Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Accountant positions

  • Liebherr Mining Equipment
  • Ascent Technology Services
  • Center Corporation
  • Ferguson
  • Kokua Support Services Corp.
  • Colliers International
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
  • Jefferson Lab
  • PBMares
  • Acro Service Corporation

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Newport News, VA 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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