Accountant Jobs in Providence, RI

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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Kforce Finance and Accounting - Coventry, RI (14 miles from Providence, RI)
Responsibilities will include:* Will handle the month-end close process* Analyze GL account activities* Prepare journal entries, accruals, and reconciliations* As a Senior Accountant, you will maintain...
2 days ago
State of Rhode Island - Cranston, RI (2 miles from Providence, RI)
To be responsible for performing professional accounting work of a relatively complex nature including such duties as: classifying accounts, preparing general journal entries, adjusting entries, closing...
1 day ago
Gem Plumbing - Lincoln, RI (6 miles from Providence, RI)
for and follow legal standards Perform general ledger account analysis reconciliation and consolidation across multiple entities Ad hoc reporting & other duties/projects as assigned Qualifications...
5 hours ago
Citizens Bank - Riverside, RI (4 miles from Providence, RI)
when necessary Ensure that reconciliations and related documentation conform to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and bank policies Partner with the various lines of business throughout the...
3 days ago
Bally's Corporation - Providence, RI
Prepares information for quarterly regulatory reviews Prepares consolidated monthly financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system and from subsidiaries....
3 days ago
Humana - Newport, RI (23 miles from Providence, RI)
The Senior Accountant performs general accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements such as balance sheets, profit-and-loss...
3 days ago
Spencer Technologies - Medway, MA (22 miles from Providence, RI)
Prepares supporting schedules for GL balances and the reconciliation of Payroll, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Cash Reconciliation to the General Ledger and Financial Analysis....
4 days ago
Gilbane Building Company - Providence, RI
Responsibilities The Accountant I's typical responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to, the following: Prepare and record month end journal entries Manage and monitor entity level cash...
6 days ago
Medtronic - Mansfield, MA (16 miles from Providence, RI)
Prepare reconciliations and estimates as needed for the quarterly tax provision....
7 days ago
Norton, MA (15 miles from Providence, RI)
This role will be fully in office.Responsibilities will include: The Staff Accountant will pull invoices Charge credit cards Send email statements Staff Accountant will key in journal entries Occasionally...
8 days ago
State of Rhode Island - Providence, RI
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Works under the direction of a superior who assigns work in broad outline and reviews the work through written reports, financial statement and consultation....
8 days ago
Sensata Technologies, Inc. - Attleboro, MA (10 miles from Providence, RI)
statements to ensure completeness, accuracy, and timeliness of financial reporting Execute on monthly closing procedures by preparing monthly journal entries and accounting reconciliations Own the...
8 days ago
Guidehouse - Providence, RI
Experience with general ledger and subsidiary ledger account management configuration and management for ERP system implementation projects is highly preferred....
8 days ago
Bank of America Corporation - Providence, RI
Job Description: Provides technical fiduciary tax expertise to Private Bank client teams focused on differentiating client service and expanding client relationships. Insures all tax...
9 days ago
Ocean State Jobbers - North Kingstown, RI (16 miles from Providence, RI)
year results Prepare general ledger journal entries on an accurate and timely basis Contribute to the preparation of the combined financial statements and all required disclosures in accordance with...
9 days ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Providence, RI

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


Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Providence, RI 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 Providence, RI
  • 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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