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Freelance Bookkeepers are self-employed financial experts who maintain records of financial transactions for their clients. Typical resume samples for Freelance Bookkeeper highlight duties such as balancing accounts, handling tax returns, writing invoices, processing receipts and payments, doing paperwork, and maintaining filing systems. Self-promotion activities are also necessary for those who work on a freelance basis. Common job assets listed on a Freelance Bookkeepers resume include bookkeeping expertise, good numeracy skills, integrity, confidentiality, self-promotion, and computer competences. Most Freelance Bookkeepers hold a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting.

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Freelance Bookkeeper/ Consultant

Developed and ensured accurate accounting, thorough recordkeeping to account for financial transactions; established chart of accounts.

  • Maintained accounting and bookkeeping records for all financial transactions: cash accounts, accounts receivable, accounts payable, ledger, journal entries; monthly bank reconciliation.
  • Created and maintained balance sheets, income statements and cash flow analysis; write-ups as required.
  • Assisted in payroll tax, sales tax and income tax preparations. Processed, compiled and prepared month-end and year-end financial reports and other standard reporting requirements.
  • Liaised with bankers regarding banking issues and outside Accountants regarding financial reporting.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Commerce
Teaching Certification
2

Freelance Bookkeeper

  • Maintained records of all income through invoices and sales receipts.
  • Managed and recorded all credit card charges for debit and credit card.
  • Provided checks and payments to suppliers as per requirement.
  • Performed all bookkeeping functions such as entering invoices and accounts.
  • Monitored ongoing cash flow for organization.
  • Developed key financial data to facilitate performance.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MA
Level Work
MA
Work
MA
Information Technology
3

Freelance Bookkeeper / Professional Organizer

Streamlined financial processes for small businesses, professionals, and the public

  • Consult clients on good financial health, credit history, and identity theft
  • Created QuickBooks, accounting, and filing systems for clients
  • Assisted clients with personal financial affairs, such as refinancing questions, tax questions, debt management and reconciling accounts.
  • Built strong relationships with clients to gain their trust with financial affairs
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
4

Freelance Bookkeeper

Work on small projects including: setting up QuickBooks accounts, correcting incorrect entries, year-end clean up and quarterly transaction entry

  • Perform full charge bookkeeping tasks
  • Prepare tax returns for accountant's review
  • Client list includes: restaurant (gross sales of $1 mil per year), florist (gross sales of $50,000 per year), property manager (gross sales of $300,000 per year), accountant (gross sales of $150,000 per year), attorney (gross sales of $90,000 per year)
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Psychology
5

Freelance Bookkeeper Assistant/office Coordinator

  • Selected qualified tenants, enforced terms of rental agreements, resolves tenant complaints
  • Collected and recorded deposits and rents accordance to the firm's rule in Excel.
  • Checked figures, documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Accounting
6

Freelance Bookkeeper

Perform General Bookkeeping duties for variety of small business and high net worth personal accounts. Set-up and/or maintain accounting program files to ensure efficient work flow and accuracy of accounting activities.

  • Execute bookkeeping duties dependant on client specifications including but not limited to: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Check Writing, Invoicing, Purchase Orders, Inventory Management, Bank & Credit Card Account Reconciliations, Sales Tax Computation & Filing, Payroll Tax Filing, Post Journal Entries
  • Identify work flow issues and implement procedures to streamline processes and increase efficiency and productivity
  • Interact with accountant on as needed basis to communicate financial reporting for year -end tax needs
  • Produce and review Financial Reports as requested
  • Create and/or uphold efficient filing system for all clients as needed
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
7

Freelance Bookkeeper

  • Keep a detailed record of monthly expenditures, revenues and profits
  • Declare monthly sales tax records to the City of Austin
  • Maintain a detailed Archive of previous months and years
  • Help in filing for end of year LLC taxes
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Finance
8

Freelance Bookkeeper

  • Maintain company's entire filing system, which includes bills, taxes, and payroll, trucks and shop information.
  • Enter company's daily expenses, profit, taxes, employee information, invoices and bills into Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.
  • Create documents, letters, reports, and memos into Microsoft Word.
  • Create marketing presentations into Microsoft PowerPoint.
  • Completed weekly payroll and taxes for five employees.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
9

Freelance Bookkeeper

Sunset Studios; Audio/ Visual Custom Design Firm

  • Monthly Accounts payable. Accounts Receivables, Bank Recons, General Ledger maintenance
  • Monthly maintenance of General Ledger: Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Bank Recons, input ADP
  • Payroll, Quarterly sales/use tax returns, General Ledger and year-end reports to CPA
  • Accounts payable, Accounts Receivable, Bank Recons, General Ledger maintenance
  • Budgeting and Per diems per project
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
C
Design
BA
International Relations / Conflict Resolution
10

Freelance Bookkeeper

Set up and maintain books for small business clients; reconcile all bank and credit card accounts

  • Verify details of client accounts, including funds received, expenditures, and total account balances
  • Research and resolve billing and invoice problems; follow up on outstanding receivables
  • Suggest process improvements and accounting documentation organization methods as needed
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Bookkeeping

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