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Retail Accountants prepare and maintain financial statements for retail companies. Examples of Retail Accountant duties include coordinating daily accounting activities, creating journal entries in the ledger, preparing tax returns, developing financial statements, reporting financial status to shareholders, and managing accounts payable and receivable. Resume samples for Retail Accountant showcase skills such as accounting expertise, accuracy, attention to details, confidentiality, integrity, and computer proficiency. Most Retail Accountants mention a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting in their resumes.

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Retail Accountant

Reported daily sales and commissions for 80+ wholesale customers and 35 retail stores. Imported and reconciled daily fuel transactions of over $2 million weekly. Monitored and adjusted over 60 locations daily fuel inventory and assured DEC compliance. Processed and filed quarterly sales tax payments.

  • Researched and developed new process for reconciling and receiving daily fuel transactions totaling $3 million each week, creating a more efficient work flow with less errors and time needed.
  • Cross-trained a team of 4 people how to operate my daily tasks and reporting, while assisting new team members learn their new responsibilities.
  • Developed and steam-lined daily fuel processes and procedures to get more timely information.
  • Analyzed and determined flaws of current fuel processes.
  • Documented research from daily transaction errors; collaborated with operations and billing to determine root cause of each individual error
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Design
BS
Business Administration
2

Corporate Retail Accountant

Public catalog/retailer with $3.2 billion combined revenue

  • Reported to Corporate Accounting Director
  • Published monthly subsidiary financials for 10 stores
  • Reconciled $1.2 million merchandise inventory
  • Created 50 journal entries monthly
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Accounting
3

Jr. Retail Accountant

  • Accounted for 44 Hardware Hank stores in the mid-west
  • Prepared, analyzed, & reviewed monthly financial statements
  • Reviewed the general ledger and identified and resolved issues
  • Coded daily sales report and checks to appropriate general ledger account
  • Reconciled bank statements
  • Processed federal withholding, state withholding, federal unemployment and state unemployment taxes and sales tax.
  • Communicated with Hardware Hank dealers
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Financial Planning
4

Retail Accountant

  • Created and worked with spreadsheets having large groups of financial data with an annual revenue of $15M
  • Worked with credit card providers and collection (ex: Amex, Visa, MC, etc.)
  • Managed online banking and account reconciliations (domestic and foreign)
  • Posted to general ledger, performed account analysis, and managed financial statements and management reports.
  • Utilized QuickBooks, AccountMate, SAP< MAS90, Great Plains
  • Disputed PayPal and EBAY claims, as well as managed all accounts
  • Managed Amazon accounts (5 accounts)-disputes, shipments, etc.
  • Supervised and trained multiple employees
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Accounting
MBA
Management
5

Retail Accountant

  • Prepare monthly and quarterly financials for up to 15 grocery stores
  • Prepare closing entries, amortization schedules, property tax statements, and fixed asset schedules
  • Help stores resolve issues with state and federal tax agencies, banks, and other Fleming divisions
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Accounting

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