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Accountants perform accounting tasks like preparing financial records, taxes, and financial reports for their clients. Example resumes of Accountants reflect such responsibilities as reporting to superiors regarding finances, assisting the chief accountant in financial matters, and preparing financial records and statements. While requirements to become an accountant vary based on the individual's area of expertise, accountants' resumes often reflect certifications through professional agencies, as well as a college degree in the fields of accounting or finance.

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Accountant

Accountant in large multi-location law firm. Reconciled bank statements, invoiced clients, appealed invoice deductions, issued vendor payments, calculated Of Counsel Attorney payments for all locations, and applied cash receipts.

  • Prepared the Work in Process binders every month for the Grand Rapids based attorneys.
  • Edit and maintained all attorney time entries within the Work in Process binders. Prepared invoices for the Grand Rapids based attorney's clients.
  • Assisted on a daily basis with the Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, and Collections.
  • Reconciled eight bank accounts at three different institutions on a monthly basis.
  • Appealed and or wrote-off deductions that were taken on electronically submitted insurance invoices.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
42

Accountant

  • Managed A/P. Includes, Customer Vendor Relations, and the A/P disbursement group which handles all check disbursements, 1099 and tax related matters for 6 offices
  • Developed, implemented and maintained systems, procedures and policies, including
  • Assisted in the internal audit review of all firm-wide contracts
  • Verified vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements and related transactions
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Business Administration
43

Senior Accountant

Record monthly Capital Expenditures, Depreciation, Asset Retirement, Inventory usage and activity

  • In charge of all lease accounting activities which includes rent holiday and straight-line calculations, monthly reconciliation and entries
  • Complete inventory reconciliation monthly through manual spreadsheets, also responsible for review of annual physical inventory count procedures
  • Assisted and trained new staff accountant and reviewed their work
  • Work closely with Controller to develop improved policies and procedures for fast growing company
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
44

Staff Accountant

Saved $6,000 in a vendor dispute, by carefully auditing statements and invoices.

  • Performs all financial accounting functions including: Accounts Payable, Pay Roll, Monthly Close, Statement Reconciliation, Report Creation, Cost Analysis, Accounts Receivable Analysis, Ad Hoc Analysis, etc.
  • Researched and secured $15,000 tax credit based upon increased spending on research and development.
  • Obtains financing for leased equipment, inventory purchases, and rainy day fund.
  • Researches, prepares, and files all taxes (1120s, 100s, W4, 1099, 941, DE9, DE6, DE88, etc)
  • Provides excellent customer support. Acts as liaison between customers and technicians.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Economics
45

Property Accountant

  • Executed multiple accounting functions including AP, AR, and payroll for the entire business
  • Processed and verified accuracy of monthly and year-end internal financial reports
  • Performed month-end close activities, including bank reconciliation, posting adjustments and re-classing journal entries as necessary
  • Communicated delinquency issues and provided recommendations to owners
  • Maintained lease documents and ensuring up-to-date rent rolls for tenants
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Accounting
BA
Economics
46

Accountant

Performed month/quarter close tasks such as balancing account reconciliations and posting journal entries.

  • Maintained the general ledgers on a monthly basis in accordance to GAAP.
  • Reviewed, analyzed and prepared monthly financial statements.
  • Prepared/reviewed other various tax filings: Annual reports, Intangible Tax, Sales and Use Tax.
  • Provided oversight of AP and AR including assistance with coding and budgeting.
  • Reviewed and processed expense reports and receipts submitted by cardholders on monthly basis.
  • Prepared actual-to-forecast variance analyses of general & administrative departments.
  • Assisted in the review and preparation of footnotes and schedules for annual and quarterly SEC filings.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
47

Inventory Accountant

Responsible for daily maintenance and reconciling multiple general ledger accounts for multiple dealerships throughout the nation using various accounting processes for different manufactures. Prepared journal entries for adjustments as needed.

  • Managed financial transactions between banks and dealerships. Transactions often totaled $1 million or more.
  • Used Excel to reconcile month-end inventory general ledger account balances for dealership controller.
  • Managed and maintained vehicle database, inventory accounts, payables for vehicle purchases, and transportation accruals for multiple dealerships across the nation.
  • Processed significant amounts of intercompany transactions between multiple Group 1 owned dealerships.
  • Reviewed and verified paperwork for all vehicle purchases to satisfy SOX and internal audit procedures and standards.
  • Issued checks and approved ACH payments in the amount of $200,000+ daily for vehicles purchased.
  • Provided assistance and support to Controllers, General Managers, Sales Managers, and staff at multiple dealerships.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BBA
Accounting
48

Accountant

Direct company's retail store sales, implementing strategies to generate revenue and increase customer base.

  • Perform monthly comparative analysis on P&L current trends and to forecast future earnings.
  • Facilitate operational directives including: cash management analysis, and account reconciliation.
  • Serve as a point of contact, for any financial analysis issues or concerns. Responsible for reviewing budget vs actual to ensure accuracy.
  • Manage investments of over $4m by using set of financial metrics to measure gains, losses and viability of diversifying investment opportunities.
  • Provide development department with financial analysis on over $10.5M in donor contributions (Individual, Corporate, Foundation, and In-Kind) that include: monthly reconciliation, and year-end release of all donor contributions to all tagged programs.
  • Streamlined monthly closing procedures from a 65% accuracy rating to 100% rating.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Sports Management
49

Accountant

Processed a tightly scheduled month close and general ledger, prepared journal entries, and schedules

  • Reviewed and prepared, as necessary, balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis
  • Prepared monthly account reconciliations, including bank reconciliations
  • Monitored accounts receivables
  • Maintain the Fixed Asset and associated depreciation schedules using QuickBooks Software System;
  • Assist Senior Accountant with payroll system and payroll related items
  • Performed such other accounting, financial, or administrative tasks as may be required by the Financial Controller
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Accounting
MS
Accountancy

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