Bookkeeper Jobs in District of Columbia

Oversee the general ledger. Bookkeepers—also called bookkeeping clerks—are responsible for making the organization’s financial transactions, balancing company accounts, preparing bank deposits, and delivering accounting reports. They maintain records related to accounts payable and receivable, expenditures, receipts, and profit and loss.

Because many bookkeeping functions are performed electronically, these employees must be proficient with computers. The profession requires a strong understanding of accounting software used to record and analyze financial data, such as QuickBooks or Sage.

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Experienced Bookkeeper

  • Washington, DC
  • 2 days ago
Employment type: full-time telecommuting only Looking for an experienced, responsible, and dependable bookkeeper to join our team and perform a variety of administrative duties including AR/AP, reconciliations...
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Bookkeeper

  • Winning Strategies Washington
  • Washington, DC
  • 21 days ago
The Bookkeeper will report directly to the Managing Partner and will be responsible for administering all aspects of the firms multi-state payroll, accounts payable, and accounts receivable processes...

Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper

  • Guest Services
  • Washington, DC
  • 29 days ago
Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper Guest Services, Inc., is now hiring an Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper for our location in Washington, D.C.!...

Financial Consultant/Bookkeeper

  • GPAC
  • Washington, DC
  • 30+ days ago
Job Description: financial consultant/bookkeeper who directly reports to the President of the company....

Parish Bookkeeper - Saint Louis de France Parish

  • Archdiocese Of Washington
  • Washington, DC
  • 60+ days ago
Financial reporting Produce monthly financial statement package for Pastor and the Finance Council by the 15 th of the following month Raise and discuss issues on the parish’s financial condition and...

Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper- $19+/Hour Monday- Friday!

  • Guest Services, Inc.
  • Washington, DC
  • 90+ days ago
Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper- $19+/Hour Monday- Friday! Guest Services, Inc., is now hiring an Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper for our location in Washington, D.C.!...

Demographic Data for District of Columbia

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Bookkeeper Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Xero Course for small businesses or Bookkeepers
Are you struggling to understand Xero/Bookkeeping or are not sure if you are doing your accounts correctly or maybe you are new to accounting/bookkeeping and would like to enrol on a structured,...

QuickBooks Online for Beginners: Small Business & Bookkeeper
**Course Updated**April 2021 - QuickBooks Online - Advanced Topics addedIf you're brand new to QuickBooks and specifically, QuickBooks Online, then this is the course for you!In this QuickBooks...

Intuit Bookkeeping
Whether you are starting out or looking for a career change, the Intuit Bookkeeping Professional Certificate prepares you for a variety of jobs in public accounting, private industry, government,...

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Highest Education Level

Bookkeepers in District of Columbia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (44.9%)
  • Master's Degree (15.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.0%)
  • High School or GED (14.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.8%)
  • Some College (1.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.6%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Bookkeepers in District of Columbia
  • Less than 1 year (29.7%)
  • 4-6 years (24.0%)
  • 2-4 years (22.2%)
  • 1-2 years (21.3%)
  • None (2.5%)
  • 6-8 years (0.3%)