Accountant Jobs in La Place, 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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Intuit - New Orleans, LA (24 miles from La Place, LA)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
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1 day ago
Jefferson, LA (20 miles from La Place, LA)
Job Information Jefferson Parish - Personnel Department Accountant III in Jefferson, Louisiana Kind of WorkUnder general supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform responsible professional...
2 days ago
LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors - Metairie, LA (19 miles from La Place, LA)
2 days ago
Agriculture, Office of the Chief Financial Officer - New Orleans, LA (24 miles from La Place, LA)
Similarly, "accountant" should be interpreted, generally, as "accountant and/or auditor.") -OR- 2....
1 day ago
AutoZone - New Orleans, LA (24 miles from La Place, LA)
Position Summary Responsible for high-level accounting activities related to the maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and the resulting managerial reports and financial statements....
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8 hours ago
Hilton - New Orleans, LA (24 miles from La Place, LA)
Hilton New Orleans Riverside offers the exciting opportunity for an experienced Analyst/Staff Accountant to join our team at the largest hotel in New Orleans!...
2 days ago
Sylvan Learning - Metairie, LA (19 miles from La Place, LA)
Job Information Sylvan Learning Accountant/Office Manager in Metairie, Louisiana Sylvan Learning Center is looking for a accountant/ office manager to do booking and payable, ordering of supplies, Sylvan...
2 days ago
Touro - New Orleans, LA (24 miles from La Place, LA)
. # POSITION SUMMARY: The Financial Accountant provides input and review of financial statement information that accurately reflects the financial position of the hospital at the end of each month and...
5 days ago
Washington State Patrol - New Orleans, LA (24 miles from La Place, LA)
-0 Job role Accountant Sector Banking and financial services Experience level Qualified accountant Kind of Work Advanced and specialized accounting work in examining, analyzing and interpreting accounting...
6 days ago
Ochsner Health System - New Orleans, LA (24 miles from La Place, LA)
Working knowledge and understanding of generally accepted accounting principles. Excellent organization and time management skills required to effectively perform several tasks simultaneously....
6 days ago
Lancesoft Incorporated - Jefferson, LA (20 miles from La Place, LA)
Accountant III Recruiter LanceSoft Inc Location New Orleans Salary Competitive Posted 09 Jul 2021 Closes 05 Aug 2021 Job role Accountant Sector IT/Telecoms Contract type Permanent Hours Full time Job...
7 days ago
East Jefferson Hospital - Metairie, LA (19 miles from La Place, LA)
May be called upon at times to oversee the Accountants and other accounting staff. # Bachelor#s Degree in Accounting, CPA and MBA preferred....
8 days ago
Greater New Orleans Foundation - New Orleans, LA (24 miles from La Place, LA)
statement close control procedures; Assist in maintaining the general ledger records, including preparing and entering journal entries for monthly, quarterly and annual close; Prepare routine financial...
9 days ago
HEI Hotels & Resorts - New Orleans, LA (24 miles from La Place, LA)
Overview Assist Controller in directing the financial activities of the hotel, safeguarding the assets, and preparing all financial reports in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles...
9 days ago
Bank of Louisiana - Metairie, LA (19 miles from La Place, LA)
Intermediate knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles with special emphasis on those principles relating to financial organizations....
9 days ago

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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...

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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 La Place, LA

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in La Place, 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 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 La Place, 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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