Accountant Jobs in Columbia, SC

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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Kelly Services - Blythewood, SC (14 miles from Columbia, SC)
You will be responsible for preforming a variety of accounting functions including the following: 50% Prepare General Ledger account reconciliations 20% Prepare journal entries in conjunction with the...
1 day ago
Merck & Company - Columbia, SC
Understanding of the relationship between income statement, balance sheet, and cash flow statement....
3 days ago
Sc Department Motor Vehicles - Blythewood, SC (14 miles from Columbia, SC)
Job Information SC Department of Motor Vehicles Senior Accountant/Fiscal Analyst/Senior Budget Analyst - 119175 in Blythewood, South Carolina Why us?...
3 days ago
University of South Carolina - Columbia, SC
Recommended Skills Accounting Auditing Financial Analysis Financial Statements Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Reconciliation...
1 day ago
University of South Carolina - Columbia, SC
Logo Posting Number STA00964PO21 Classification Title Accountant/Fiscal Analyst II Internal Title Accountant/Fiscal Analyst II Campus Columbia Work County Richland College/Division Division of Administration...
1 day ago
South Carolina Job Board - Columbia, SC
Job Responsibilities Monitor assigned grant program to ensure expenses are allowable. Prepare payment request and other financial reports as required. Prepare grant budgets and make necessary...
2 days ago
State of South Carolina - Blythewood, SC (14 miles from Columbia, SC)
Works with internal and external customers to ensure accuracy of data, revenues, general ledger codes, disburses and system issues and or updates....
6 days ago
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina - Columbia, SC
Summary Responsible for entry level accounting activities relating to the maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and/or the resultant managerial reports and/or financial statements....
6 days ago
South Carolina Job Board - Columbia, SC
Preparing budgetary transfers to include grant budget transfers, journal entry corrections and cash transfers as needed to clear disbursement errors or as requested by external agencies....
7 days ago
State of South Carolina - Blythewood, SC (14 miles from Columbia, SC)
Completes journal entries for assigned areas. Manages and audits payroll budget and expenditures for assigned Directorates and collectively for the Agency....
8 days ago
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina - Columbia, SC
Researches and/or completes account reconciliations to maintain accurate general ledger accounts....
10 days ago
South Carolina Job Board - Columbia, SC
Job Responsibilities The person in this position will process all hotel PCard transactions for agency employees and in WORKS. Ensure all required paperwork from employees is attached for payment...
12 days ago
OurHRConnect - Columbia, SC
Summary Monitor and/or reconcile assigned general ledger accounts of a complex nature, process complex accounting activity, resolve variances, and/or document procedures to ensure accuracy of accounting...
13 days ago
CDM Smith - Columbia, SC
accepted accounting principles....
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13 days ago
South Carolina Job Board - Columbia, SC
Job Responsibilities The Accounting and Reporting Analyst reports directly to the Director of Accounting and Reporting and is responsible for ensuring that allACHwire payments are claimed,...
18 days ago

Demographic Data for Columbia, SC

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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...

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...

Excel for Accountants: Volume 1
Developed specifically for accountants, this course discusses the Excel features, functions, and techniques that are practical, relevant, and sure to save you time. My Excel University series of...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Columbia, SC

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Columbia, SC 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 Columbia, SC
  • 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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