Accountant Jobs in Covington, LA

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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Laporte Cpas And Business Advisors - Covington, LA
Job Requirements Credentials & Experience Bachelor of Science in Accounting Master of Science in Taxation Preferred but not required 1-3 years of tax experience in public accounting CPA exam...
17 hours ago
Laporte Cpas And Business Advisors - Covington, LA
Responsibilities Prepares Individual, C Corporation, S Corporation, and Partnership tax returns Completes assignments within budgeted time and meets tight deadlines Reviews work thoroughly to...
17 hours ago
Cannon Equipment - Covington, LA
Reporting to the Controller of Amarillo Gear, the Senior Accountant will maintain assigned General Ledger accounts with journal entries and account reconciliations in compliance with company reporting...
6 days ago
Poolcorp - Covington, LA
., Covington, LA 70443 Job Summary: The Senior Accountant is responsible for multiple duties including, but not limited to completing month-end close functions, assisting with the preparation of the...
8 days ago
Ampirical Solutions, Llc - Covington, LA
General Ledger account analysis Employee Expense report review in compliance with company policy Employee timesheet review. Other duties as assigned....
13 days ago
Avala - Covington, LA
Essential Duties and Responsibilities Prepares consolidated internal and external financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system and from departments....
14 days ago
Hammond, LA (19 miles from Covington, LA)
Small, Friendly, Growing, Accounting Office in Hammond seeking Bookkeeper/Admin with the following work experience: Advanced Bookkeeping in QuickBooks: Bank Reconciliations, Payroll Processing & Payroll...
16 days ago
Hammond, LA (19 miles from Covington, LA)
Small, Friendly, Growing, Accounting Office in Hammond seeking Bookkeeper/Admin with the following work experience: Advanced Bookkeeping in QuickBooks: Bank Reconciliations, Payroll Processing & Payroll...
16 days ago
Hornbeck Offshore - Covington, LA
Prepares foreign branch statutory financial statements. Maintains and reconciles tax depreciation records utilizing proprietary fixed asset software. Performs research on technical tax topics....
45+ days ago
Hornbeck Offshore Services - Covington, LA
Prepares foreign branch statutory financial statements. Maintains and reconciles tax depreciation records utilizing proprietary fixed asset software. Performs research on technical tax topics....
45+ days ago
Camp Recovery - Covington, LA
Prepare month end journal entries and GL account reconciliations within established time frame. Prepare required financial reports on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis as required....
60+ days ago
North Oaks Health System - Hammond, LA (19 miles from Covington, LA)
Job Duties: Prepare and post journal entries Maintains summary of paid reimbursement percentage by payo Prepare accurate financial statements in accordance with applicable deadlines Analyze financial...
90+ days ago
Pool Corporation - Covington, LA
Completes monthly reconciliations for domestic and international general ledger cash accounts. Assets backed securitization weekly and monthly reporting....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Covington, LA

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

$67,022

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Covington, LA 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 Covington, LA
  • 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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