Accountant Jobs in Mississippi

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 - Jackson, MS
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
State of Mississippi - Jackson, MS
incumbent is performed in accordance with established regulations, procedures, and administrative directives and is reviewed through reports to and conferences with administrative officials or auditor/accountants...
1 day ago
Jackson State University - Jackson, MS
Provide proper grant closeout and account reconciliation of grant funds. Maintain current billing, invoicing, or drawdown of funds from various external funding agencies....
2 days ago
Intuit - Greenwood, MS
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...
2 days ago
Intuit - Grenada, MS
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
Black & Veatch - Jackson, MS
Job Information Black & Veatch Project Accountant in Jackson, Mississippi Project Accountant Date: Oct 13, 2021 Location: US Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies We believe real value is powered...
18 hours ago
State of Mississippi - Jackson, MS
Supervision is exercised over subordinate accountants or auditors, accounting clerks, and other clerical personnel....
13 hours ago
A-Line Staffing Solutions - Jackson, MS
Describe the performance expectations/metrics for this individual and their team: As accountants are performance expectation are high. We try to ensure minimal errors and timely reporting....
1 day ago
Blossman Gas - Ocean Springs, MS
., seeks qualified individuals to apply for an open Staff Accountant position. The position is based out of our Home Office in Ocean Springs, MS....
1 day ago
Intuit - Natchez, MS
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...
2 days ago
Intuit - Clarksdale, MS
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...
2 days ago
Intuit - West Point, MS
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
Waste Management - Tupelo, MS
for the journal entries....
3 days ago
Waste Management - Tupelo, MS
for the journal entries....
3 days ago
Boyd Gaming - Biloxi, MS
Working knowledge of financial statements and fixed asset accounting. Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills....
5 days ago

Demographic Data for Mississippi

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


2,967,323
58,493

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, ...

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...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Mississippi

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

$57,822

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Mississippi 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 Mississippi
  • 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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