Accountant Jobs

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

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San Marcos, CA
Accountant to their Accounting Department....
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Assurant - Miami, FL
The Staff Accountant is responsible for the general accounting of the warranty programs which includes recording journal entries, completing account reconciliations, and assisting the financial analysts...
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American Express - Phoenix, AZ
The Accountant in this role will have a variety of responsibilities, in addition to supporting Amex Assurance Co & AMEXCO (insurance companies) you will work closely with our key business partners in...
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Irvine Company - Irvine, CA
Job Duties: Review and analyze accrual basis general ledger for accuracy and reasonableness Book journal entries Review accounting forms for accuracy Prepare various account reconciliations Write variance...
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Citrix Systems Inc. - Fort Lauderdale, FL
Perform manual activities required in RevPro to align with accounting conclusions Prepare account reconciliations in conjunction with global month-end close activities, maintaining proper internal control...
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Plymouth Tube Company - Winamac, IN
Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital, and prepares balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports to summarize current and projected company financial...
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Arthur J Gallagher & Co. - Long Island City, NY
Prepares at least one financial statement or public report (balance sheet, statement of cash flows, etc.)....
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Dairy Queen - Bloomington, MN
The Senior Accountant performs various general accounting activities which includes the creation of journal entries and preparation of support schedules and account reconciliations....
2 days ago
Mount Sinai Medical Center - New York, NY
Review accounts and prepare journal entries to correct errors. Maintain and update HN3U1/HQTUZ to ensure accuracy and completeness of annual Time and Effort Reports....
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Essendant Management Services LLC - Deerfield, IL
Major Responsibilities Analyzes, prepares, and reports monthly inventory transactions to ensure proper inventory valuation including but not limited to: LIFO, inventory capitalization,...
2 days ago
HCA - Orange Park, FL
What you will do in this role: Maintain General Ledger Prepare monthly journal entries, analyses and account reconciliations close the monthly fiscal period Prepare detailed monthly actual to budget...
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Sage - San Jose, CA
exists for all journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, etc....
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Lloyd Pest Control Co Inc - Alpine, CA
Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures, financial statements, and general ledger. Must have advanced Excel experience along with Quick Books software....
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ERM Information Solutions, Inc. - Houston, TX
If you are a current/existing ERM Employee, please apply internally Key Accountabilities: Establish the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering...
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Pango Group - Glendale, CA
The Accountant is primarily responsible for general ledger accounting and account reconciliation....
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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Ashburn, VA

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Ashburn, VA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.3%)
  • Master's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

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