Accountant Jobs in Washington

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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Seattle, WA
Independent Bookkeepers and Accountants looking to build their practice are highly encouraged to apply. Work is 100% remote using cloud based software....
Remote Work
2 days ago
Exotic Metals Forming Company - Kent, WA
Functions and Responsibilities: Assist with month end closing processes, maintain the general ledger, generate monthly journal entries and reconcile accounts....
1 day ago
Intuit - Olympia, WA
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
1 day ago
Intuit - Aberdeen, WA
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...
1 day ago
Crista Ministries - Seattle, WA
Includes but is not limited to: Prepare necessary journal entries and general ledger account reconciliations as assigned, including accounts receivable reconciliation for Kings School....
1 day ago
Humana - Vancouver, WA
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...
16 hours ago
Seattle, WA
Washington State Housing Finance Commission is currently recruiting for a permanent, full-time Accountant - Fiscal Analyst 1 position in the Finance Division....
14 hours ago
Seattle Mariners - Seattle, WA
Essential Functions: Processes month-end financial statements, including preparing journal entries and conducting general ledger account reconciliations....
15 hours ago
Public Health Seattle & King County - Seattle, WA
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), audit, internal controls, and compliance rules and laws. Experience with automated financial management systems....
21 hours ago
TalentBurst - Seattle, WA
end close and balance sheet account reconciliations PREFERRED SKILLS: CPA or equivalent Experience working with a fast-paced, high-tech start-up or similar company Ability to demonstrate sound judgment...
14 hours ago
Focus Search Llc - Seattle, WA
This is a lead role on the team and will be responsible to lead the day-to-day accounting and Month End close process for several entities, oversee numerous audits, and handle complex accounting issues...
8 hours ago
Intuit - Kennewick, WA
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
18 hours ago
Lakewood, WA
Accounting Clerk Direct Hire Lakewood, WA Posted 2 days ago Construction Materials Job Purpose: Seeking a skilled Accounting Clerk to perform a variety of accounting, bookkeeping and financial...
12 hours ago
Cpud Clark Public Util Emp - Vancouver, WA
Monitor and review compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and company procedures....
1 day ago
Express Incorporated - Silverdale, WA
Monthly reconciliations of general ledger accounts and able to review activity for accuracy at the transaction level detail. Prepare preliminary financial statements on a monthly basis....
1 day ago

Demographic Data for Washington

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Washington

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Washington 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 Washington
  • 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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