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Public Accountants, or Certified Public Accountants, perform tax-related duties for clients ranging from large companies to the government to the insurance industry, or they can also be self-employed. Tasks associated with sample resumes of Public Accountants include preparing valuation services for companies and individuals to assist them in litigation, and providing monthly accounting services for over 50 companies ranging from construction to healthcare. A bachelor's degree is the minimum required education in order to become a Public Accountant, and applicants should be able to show on their resumes that they successfully completed the four-part uniform CPA examination.

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ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT for A Certified Public Accountant

Scheduled appointments for clients and auditors

  • Handled all filing, copying and faxing duties
  • Submitted and reconciled all monthly bank statements for clients using QuickBooks
  • Entered weekly payroll through CFS software
  • Printed and prepared and distributed employee checks & W-2's
  • Collated tax returns and scheduled available pick up times
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
22

Certified Public Accountant

Responsible for the accounting for several clients on a monthly, quarterly, or annual basis, through financial statement preparation.

  • In-charge auditor on several audits, specializing in not-for-profit organizations, performed in accordance with Generally Accepted Auditing Standards.
  • Responsible for evaluating internal controls on audit engagements and to inform management of deficiencies and recommendations for improvements.
  • Supervised the audit work of up to three people.
  • Prepared tax returns for individuals, corporations, and partnerships.
  • Researched and responsed to notices from the Internal Revenue Service and other taxing authorities on behalf of clients.
  • Responsible for the quality control of the firm.
  • Well organized and able to handle many tasks at the same time.
  • Able to maintain confidentiality with sensitive client information.
  • Very successful at gaining and maintaining good client relationships.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
23

Assistant Office Manager (assistant to Certified Public Accountant & Bookkeeping)

Assist in daily operations of Company Corporate Office, which runs two affluent Restaurants in Fairfield County.

  • Data entry in QuickBooks Pro Software, producing weekly, monthly, & annual Profit/Loss Reporting for Owners and Management.
  • Bank reconciliation, allocating and accountability of funds between accounts in correlation to credit card/cash deposits upwards of 6+ million dollars.
  • Bookkeeping of daily sales, account receivables and account payables.
  • Monthly Company reconciliation with 3rd party Accounting Firm with all bookkeeping and accounting for the Corporation.
  • Accountability of weekly payroll with Paychex Services for 150+ employees, including Human Resource issues such as medical, 401K Benefits, and sponsor foreign employees to obtain U.S. working Visa's and permanent residency within the U.S.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
24

II, C.p.a., Office of Certified Public Accountant

Accountant

  • Prepare individual and small business, income, franchise, sales, and tax returns
  • General ledger preparation, write up, and process year end W-2's and Form 1099's
  • Prepare quarterly and annual compiled financial statements
  • Gathered information from clients in order to prepare tax returns and keep client informed on status of tax return
  • Prepare quarterly and annual employment tax returns
Candidate Info
37
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
25

Certified Public Accountant - Credit Manager

Manage credit and accounts receivable functions for a 350 million dollar company

  • Verified and approved credit for patrons.
  • Setup patron accounts and establish credit limits.
  • Prepare and present monthly reports to Board of Directors
  • Assist controller with day to day accounting duties including posting transactions, payroll and monthly account reconciliations.
  • Meet with patrons and complete credit packages for submittal to company's internal lending branch.
  • Attend all legal proceedings related to collection of accounts receivable.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
Accounting
26

Staff Accountant / Certified Public Accountant

Prepare tax and information returns including Income Tax, Payroll, Gross Receipt Tax, and various 1099 forms.

  • Compile, review and audit financial statements completed with various basis of accounting.
  • Work with clients to ensure compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Create spreadsheets to using MS Excel to increase productivity.
  • Correspond with Federal, State and Local government agencies.
  • Educate and inform clients on strategies for tax liability.
  • Provide bookkeeping consulting using QuickBooks.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
27

Certified Public Accountant Assistant

Obtain Clients, Marketing, and provide customer service.

  • Prepare individuals income tax.
  • Assisted CPA to file taxes for new and current clients
  • Assessed new and current clients files to insure the company abide by IRS rules and regulations
  • Updated clients files on company's database/server
  • Effectively source business prospects and employ client acquisition techniques
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Finance
28

Public Accountant

General Accounting - Complete all financial records and reports for 4 private businesses to include General Ledger & Profit/Loss statements. Complete all government reporting as needed. Assist owners in making financial decisions in order to properly direct each company in a positive light.

  • Auditing - Complete periodic internal audits of financial records, fixed assets, and other items to ensure accurate accounting procedures and government reporting.
  • Taxes - Complete quarterly tax reports to federal and state revenue offices. Complete annual property tax renderings to the county tax assessors.
  • Personal Tax Service - Complete individual tax returns to over 200 clients annually.
Candidate Info
44
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Accounting
BA
Education
MBA
Business Management
29

Certified Public Accountant

Compile quarterly financial statements for three midsized firms

  • Review financial statement for a midsized firm
  • Audit financial statements (audit planning, risk assessment, test of internal controls, inventory observation and counting and substantive testing) for one midsized corporation and two large private corporations (net income of approximately $200,000,000 each)
  • Audit six employee benefit plans (401K plans)
  • Prepare income tax return for individuals, S-corporations, C-corporations and partnerships
  • Handle a IRS audit for a small sized firm
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
30

Certified Public Accountant

  • Managed bank transactions with accounting software-Peachtree
  • Prepared financial reports concerning operating procedures
  • Inspected original entries according to general accepted accounting procedures
  • Examined account receivables and payables, and canceled check.
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Finance
BA
Accounting

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