Accountant Jobs in District of Columbia

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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Washington, DC
Provide General Ledger System support as directed by the Chief Financial Officer. Assist in other tax projects as needed....
Remote Work
2 days ago
Cordia - Washington Navy Yard, DC
Payroll Accountant Responsibilities : Prepares journal entries to record all payroll activity from payroll processing system....
9 hours ago
Urban Investment Partners - Washington, DC
Liaise with external accountants. Prepare fixed asset schedules and insert adjusting journal entries prepared by the tax preparer or auditor....
2 days ago
Hines - Washington, DC
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Preparation of management reporting and budgets Review of financial statements, monthly and quarterly reports, and variance analysis Coordinate audit...
1 day ago
Cordia - Washington, DC
Senior Staff Accountant Requirements: A Bachelor's degree in Accounting is required. 3-7 years of relevant accounting experience to include general ledger and accounts reconciliations....
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Washington, DC
Statements Bank Reconciliations Internal Controls Financial Modeling...
2 days ago
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation - Washington, DC
-Serves as a leader and works with tax accountants and technicians placed under the incumbent's guidance for various projects within the Section....
3 days ago
Randstad - Washington, DC
fund investment reconciliations Prepare recurring and non recurring journals to fund ledgers Assist in the preparation and review of financial statements Assist tax department in preparation of Fund...
2 days ago
Mary's Center - Washington, DC
Prepare routine and closing journal entries, and review those prepared by other staff members and accountant(s) as requested by the Controller....
1 day ago
Washington Agricultural Devpt - Washington, DC
Overview The Tanager Senior Staff Accountant is responsible for a broad range of accounting tasks such as processing payment requests and expense reports, GL account reconciliations, invoicing, payroll-related...
3 days ago
CoStar Group - Washington, DC
RESPONSIBILITIES Prepare journal entries, account reconciliations, analyze account balances and financial statements to determine variances from prior periods and budget, as well as prepare schedules...
2 days ago
Primastep LLC - Washington, DC
Preparation of journal entries, including all appropriate back-up information Completing monthly GL account reconciliations, researching reconciling items as needed Tracking postage transactions and...
2 days ago
The Carlyle Group - Washington, DC
The Two-Year Staff Accountant is generally responsible for generating timely financial and regulatory reporting for Carlyle's investors and internal stakeholders, answering investor inquiries, and supporting...
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Washington, DC
They are hiring a temp to perm position for an AR Staff Accountant which starts remotely until October when it may become a hybrid role, partial in-office and partial remote....
Remote Work
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Washington, DC
Senior Corporate Accountant - Well Known Real Estate DeveloperAbout the Company and Opportunity:Our client is a well-known Real Estate Developer company headquartered in the Washington DC area.Due to...
1 day ago

Demographic Data for District of Columbia

Moving to District of Columbia? Find some basic demographic data about District of Columbia below.


601,370
23,005

Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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, ...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in District of Columbia

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in District of Columbia as reported by the BLS.

$90,280

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in District of Columbia 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 Degree 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 District of Columbia
  • 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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