Accountant Jobs in Columbia, MO

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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M&A Accountant

  • Columbia, MO
  • 5 days ago

Kforce has a client in Saint Louis, MO that is seeking an M&A Accountant....

Senior Accountant

  • Columbia, MO
  • 13 days ago

statements, budget and forecast preparation, general ledger reconciliation, financial analysis, and knowledge of basic accounting procedures and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Property...

Senior Accountant

  • Equipmentshare
  • Columbia, MO
  • 14 days ago

Assist with reconciling accounts and other month end closing responsibilities. Communicate across various departments within the Company to create and maintain efficient workflows and processes....

Entry Level Accountant

  • Oats Transit
  • Columbia, MO
  • 16 days ago

This position will be responsible for a variety of accounting functionsiincluding general ledger accounting, account reconciliation, bank reconciliation, expense verification and various other accounting...


  • Boone County Missouri
  • Columbia, MO
  • 18 days ago

Proficient knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, governmental accounting standards is preferred....

Staff Accountant

  • Columbia, MO
  • 45+ days ago

Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) General Ledger reconciliation experience preferred Proficient in Microsoft Office applications Ability to multi-task with excellent written and verbal communication...

Agri Services Accountant

  • Mfa Incorporated
  • Columbia, MO
  • 45+ days ago

statement formats and preparation Ability to reconcile general ledger accounts accurately Ability to work with, manage and consolidate large data files for reconciliation and information gathering...

Demographic Data for Columbia, MO

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Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Financial Statement and Ratio Analysis for Accountants
The objective of Financial Statement and Ratio Analysis for MBAs is to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to analyze, interpret, understand, and use financial information to make...

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...

Red Flags & the Inquisitive Accountant/Accountants' Non-Disclosure: Recent Cases & Controversies
Although “inquisitiveness” is not explicitly required by the AICPA and MICPA Code of Professional Conduct, generally accepted auditing standards require a certain level of follow-up...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Columbia, MO

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


Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Accountant positions

  • University of Missouri
  • Columbia Independent School
  • Crunch
  • Equipmentshare
  • The Gap
  • Academy Sports & Outdoors, Inc.
  • DICK'S Sporting Goods
  • Hamra Enterprises
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Learfield

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Columbia, MO offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.4%)
  • Master's Degree (27.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

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