Accountant Jobs in Louisiana

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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Boyd Gaming - Kenner, LA
Job Functions Accurately input journal entries in a timely manner. Reconcile general ledger accounts as assigned. Prepare financial statements for quarterly and annual financial reports....
1 day ago
The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge - Baton Rouge, LA
Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Support month-end and year-end close process (sales tax filing, due-to/from, reconciliations, etc.)...
22 hours ago
Humana - Metairie, LA
The Accountant 1 performs general accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements such as balance sheets, profit-and-loss...
2 days ago
Phi-Inc - Lafayette, LA
Obtains and maintains a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure. Extracts and analyzes financial data....
15 hours ago
Kipp Massachusetts - New Orleans, LA
, and reporting Records day-to-day cash receipts and receivable entries General Ledger: Prepares bank, restricted fund accounts, and records related journal entries Reconciles balance sheet accounts...
2 days ago
Entergy - Hammond, LA
JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE: The Payroll Accountant III/Lead Accountant will be responsible for payroll processing, review of processing work of other team members, and special projects....
1 day ago
Deloitte - New Orleans, LA
The Lead Accountant for GPS Accounts Payable analyzes and processes accounts payable data and requests to ensure consistency with the accounting policies of Deloittes GPS practice....
1 day ago
State of Louisiana - Baton Rouge, LA
Prepares required financial statements and fiscal reports which include the compilation and analysis of data for monthly, quarterly, and annual reports....
1 day ago
Accounting and Consulting Group, LLP - Shreveport, LA
ledger, account reconciliations and work paper preparation, prepare and post journal entries and ability to adapt work as required by level of engagement....
1 day ago
Humana - Metairie, LA
The Accountant 1 performs general accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements such as balance sheets, profit-and-loss...
2 days ago
Supporting Strategies - Baton Rouge, LA
This momentum has created fantastic opportunities for accountants who thrive on providing exceptional client service while seeking optimal work-life balance as well as the strength of a network community...
Remote Work
2 days ago
FMOL Health System - Baton Rouge, LA
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Lafayette, LA
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Abbeville, LA
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2 days ago
Intuit - Bogalusa, LA
Overview Do you have a minimum of 3 season of paid Tax Preparation experience, with a minimum of 30 tax returns per tax year? If you're a tax professional, we need you to help our customers...
Remote Work
2 days ago

Demographic Data for Louisiana

Moving to Louisiana? Find some basic demographic data about Louisiana below.


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Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Accountant in the Business Environment
The purpose of this course is to develop your knowledge and understanding of how accounting relates to other parts of a business and the business environment. The course will seek to develop an...

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...

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...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Louisiana

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

$61,511

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Louisiana 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 Louisiana
  • 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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