Accountant Jobs in Wisconsin

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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Senior Accountant

  • Creative Financial Staffing
  • Monticello, WI
  • 2 days ago
#CFSJULY2022 Recommended Skills Attention To Detail Auditing Communication Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Passionate...
of the principles of internal control - Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) applicable to governments - Knowledge of accounting or ERP systems, preferably PeopleSoft via the...
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Accountant I

  • Apogee Enterprises
  • Wausau, WI
  • 1 day ago
You can gather, compile, and analyze financial information to prepare general ledger entries, answer basic accounting and reporting questions, and prepare monthly reports....

Post Award Accountant

  • University of Wisconsin Madison
  • Madison, WI
  • 12 hours ago
The Post Award Accountant will work with principal investigators and research staff to budget, monitor expenditures, prepare, and reconcile financial data for sponsored programs within the Department...

Accountant - Journey

  • Madison, WI
  • 12 hours ago
Qualified Applicants will also have experience in: Utilizing spreadsheets and databases (such as Microsoft Office Excel or similar) General accounting (e.g. cost allocation, reconciliations, general...

Accountant II

  • Schneider National, Inc.
  • Green Bay, WI
  • 2 hours ago
About the role: Participate in the month-end close process by posting journal entries to ensure accuracy and correctness. Assist with the general or sub-ledger close process....

Accountant

  • Manpower
  • Sheboygan, WI
  • 18 hours ago
closing, reconciliations, reporting, treasury management and VAT fillings....

Accountant I

  • Regal Beloit
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • 16 hours ago
This role will be responsible for leading improvement initiatives within the Central Accounting function, supporting month end close processes, account reconciliations, and ensuring compliance to Rexnord...

Senior Accountant

  • Creative Financial Staffing
  • Madison, WI
  • 11 hours ago
Assist in month end close Performing other accounting duties and supporting junior staff as required or assigned....

Accountant Contract

  • Russell Tobin & Associates
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • 12 hours ago
Job Description: Performs daily accounting activities in accordance with generally accepted accounting procedures, such as, maintenance of the general ledger and preparation of various accounting statements...

Accountant III

  • University of Wisconsin Madison
  • Madison, WI
  • 12 hours ago
Stay informed on changes and proposed changes in generally accepted accounting principles, including standards proposed and adopted by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board, and the Financial...

Staff Accountant

  • Hire Velocity
  • Waukesha, WI
  • 13 hours ago
Overview Staff Accountant - Waukesha, WI Job Summary This position is responsible for various financial analysis, general ledger accounting, and reporting functions related to Prolec-GE Waukesha, Inc...

Senior Accountant

  • Integrated Community Solutions, Inc
  • Green Bay, WI
  • 12 hours ago
Coordinate and complete month-end closing process. Review and run established cost- allocation programs....

Accountant

  • Restaurant Technologies Incorporated
  • Waukesha, WI
  • 2 days ago
RESPONSIBILTIES Prepare journal entries, monthly accrual analysis, balance sheet reconciliations, prepaid expense entries and reconciliations, inventory analysis and reconciliations, and other analysis...
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Staff Accountant I - Accountable

  • Caterpillar Incorporated
  • South Milwaukee, WI
  • 2 days ago
Description: As a Staff Accountant I, you will independently perform accounting functions which require preparation, analysis, and communication of issues of normal to high complexity that support Caterpillar...

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Wisconsin 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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