Accountant Jobs in California

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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Lookout - San Francisco, CA
Responsibilities: * Assist in the companys quarterly and annual financial reporting process, prepare, review, and assess the disclosures included in the interim and annual financial statements; collect...
2 days ago
Makita U.S.A Inc. - La Mirada, CA
Work with Senior Accountant on Special Promotions (THD, Amazon, & others) Work with Tax Accountant to complete annual Drivers’ Statements and 1099 Reports Assists with all reporting and other...
2 days ago
The Wonderful Company - Shafter, CA
The Accountant is responsible for the accurate accounting, reporting, and creation of fixed assets....
2 days ago
Volt - Foothill Ranch, CA
VOLT WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Recommended Skills Financial Transactions Financial Statements Financial Analysis Forecasting General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices...
2 days ago
AppleOne - Burbank, CA
entries via manual input, recurring, or import function Identify and resolve unusual items encountered during month-end closing Reconcile monthly Trial Balance to Financial Statements for all companies...
2 days ago
Lake Forest, CA
Volt Workforce Solutions has an excellent permanent opportunity for a Staff Accountant & A/R....
2 days ago
Michael Page - Los Angeles, CA
Statements Financial Analysis Forecasting General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices...
1 day ago
Turo - San Francisco, CA
What You will Do: Prepare journal entries and monthly balance sheet and income statement reconciliations....
1 day ago
Carlsbad, CA
and growing to a staff accountant --> senior accountant --> tax manager....
1 day ago
Vista, CA
Services provided include preparation and review of Individual, Partnership, Corporate (primarily S-Corp) and Fiduciary Tax Returns as well as prepared financial statements, and tax planning services...
1 day ago
Panasonic - Lake Forest, CA
Work to improve and promote training to ensure correct book of records Month-end Close Process Assist in general ledger closing activities (i.e....
1 day ago
Hilton - Coronado, CA
end close and balance sheet reconciliations Manage chargebacks and guest billing inquiries Review of daily credit cards and fraud reports Manage tenants rents and rent rolls Manage condo owner billings...
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Long Beach, CA
Illustrative Examples of Work/Essential Functions: Performs all monthly closing activities and prepares monthly financial statements (on accrual and cash basis) for the company and its affiliate entities...
1 day ago
Cabrillo College - Aptos, CA
and reporting, preferably in a community college environment. • Generally accepted accounting principles, Government Accounting Board standards and other standards and requirements applicable to community...
1 day ago
Advent Software - San Francisco, CA
Accepted Accounting Principles, with an emphasis on investment partnerships Ability to work independently or in small groups Experience working collaboratively with peers Demonstrated project management...
18 hours ago

Demographic Data for California

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Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

ERPGulf training for accountants.
You will learn how to use an ERP system in a company for Accounting, sales, Purchase, HR, Payroll, Asset, HelpdeskThis course will prepare an accountant/auditor/business-owner to use ERPGulf and...

Be An Accountant in short time
Accounting is the backbone of every Organization and this Course has been prepared for anyone who would like to be an Accountant in a very short time learning fast the accounting concepts, ...

Interview Skills for Accountants
We accountants are more project geeks than natural performers. We tend to prefer task lists to presenting and that means we are not always at our best in an interview situation. This course is...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in California as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in California offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.3%)
  • Master's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.2%)
  • 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 in California
  • 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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