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Company Logo CyberCoders
Company Logo CyberCoders
4 days ago
Fort Pierce, FL
$50k - $70k Per Year
4 days ago
$50k - $70k Per Year
If you are a Tax Accountant (EA or CPA) with experience, please read on!
We are are going on 25 years of serving our community and clients with all of their tax and planning needs. As we continue to grow we are looking for experienced tax accountant ready to come make an immediate impact on the team. Right person must be a crit...
Company Logo CHRISTUS Health
Company Logo CHRISTUS Health

Staff Accountant

CHRISTUS Health

San Antonio, TX
25 days ago
San Antonio, TX
25 days ago
Description
Summary:Responsibilities include account reconciliation and analysis, journal entry and financial statement preparation, budget variation analysis and assistance with special projects, budget preparation and annual audits. Must have a strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and health care industr...
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Accounting Analyst

Procom

Boston, MA
Today
Boston, MA
Today
Accounting Analyst – On behalf of our client in the Banking/Financial Services industry, Procom Services is looking for an Accounting Analyst for a 7 month contract with possible extension(s) in Boston, MA.
 
Accounting Analyst Job DetailsThe Accounting Analyst is responsible for the successful completion of Private Placement...
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Accounting Specialist

GardaWorld Security Services U.S.

Long Beach, CA
4 days ago
Long Beach, CA
4 days ago
Job DescriptionECAM SECURE (a GardaWorld Company) is the pioneer and industry leader in the manufacture of outdoor video surveillance equipment and video monitoring for over 15 years. Video monitoring is one of the most important investments a company can make to protect assets, employees, and customers. Located in sunny Long Be...
Company Logo Fleet Landing
Company Logo Fleet Landing
30+ days ago
Atlantic Beach, FL
30+ days ago
Make Fleet Landing the next chapter in your story.Filled with great stories and storytellers, Fleet Landing can change the story of your life. Find a career here, and you can add depth and meaning to your story beyond what you can imagine.  Our StoryIntegrity and passion drive us to be extraordinary. Since our beginnin...
Company Logo CHRISTUS Health
Company Logo CHRISTUS Health

Finance Manager

CHRISTUS Health

Irving, TX
5 days ago
Irving, TX
5 days ago
Description
Summary:The Forecasting and Budgeting Manager is responsible for managing the annual budgeting and on-going rolling forecasting processes including the compilation and integration of the System's annual operating budget. This position is responsible for managing the development of the System's forecasting and budgetin...
Company Logo Aerojet Rocketdyne
Company Logo Aerojet Rocketdyne
30+ days ago
Sacramento, CA
30+ days ago
OverviewAerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. The company offers a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile...
Company Logo Lumen Technologies, Inc
Company Logo Lumen Technologies, Inc
2 days ago
BROOMFIELD, CO
2 days ago
About Lumen
Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver ...
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Staff Accountant

SBS America LLC

HOLLISTER, CA
6 days ago
HOLLISTER, CA
6 days ago
Compensation and Benefits:Pay: Up to $70,000.00 per yearBenefits:401k with 4% matchMedical with 75% employer contribution for ee only medical50% contribution for dependentsVisionDentalCompany-paid STD, LTD, and LifeJob PurposeThe Staff Accountant will provide support to various aspects of the business by utilizing their knowledg...
Company Logo SavaSeniorCare
Company Logo SavaSeniorCare

Senior Accountant

SavaSeniorCare

Houston, TX
21 days ago
Houston, TX
21 days ago
Job Summary: The incumbent provides essential day-to-day support to resolve accounting issues related to their area of responsibility and assigned field and field support groups. This position analyzes and researches variances in specific P&L accounts for its assigned field support structure and participates in the month-en...
About Accounting

Accounting Jobs Overview

From small startups to large corporations, companies rely on accountants to help keep their financial matters in order. Without skilled accountants, many businesses would face serious financial challenges that could hurt their bottom line. Working in accounting jobs, you'll play a vital role in safeguarding a company's finances and ensuring that they're in compliance with state and federal laws. You'll also examine financial records, conduct financial audits, identify financial risks, and suggest budget cuts and other solutions.

When you choose a career in accounting, you'll work in a fast-paced environment with room for growth. There are currently tons of accounting jobs available to job seekers with related college education and the right certification.

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Accounting Education and Skills

Want to know what requirements are needed to get an accounting job? First, you'll need a bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or a related field. To become a certified public accountant (CPA), you must either earn a master's degree in accounting or complete a post-bachelor's certificate program. Then, you'll need to take the Uniform CPA Exam offered by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

In addition to a solid education, employers look for a certain skill set when hiring accountants, including:

  • The ability to think critically and analytically when evaluating data.
  • Keen attention to detail when examining and compiling data.
  • Exceptional math and statistical analysis skills.
  • Strong organizational skills, especially when handling documents.

To learn more about what steps you'll need to take to get an accounting job, read our article on how to become an accountant.

Update Your Accountant Resume

Do you have the skills and qualifications needed to work as an accountant? If so, the next step is to land that interview. Employers scan cover letters and resumes before choosing the candidates they want to interview, so it's critical that your application materials accurately represent your skills, experience, and abilities. Read our accounting resume sample to learn how to make your resume shine.

Your cover letter allows you to introduce yourself to potential employers and briefly describe why you're the most qualified candidate for the job. Read our finance cover letter tips and flip through our cover letter examples to get an idea of how to write a dynamic cover letter that's targeted to your job title.

Interviewing for an Accounting Job

During the interviewing process, a potential employer will have many questions for you. They'll want to know about your education and any previous work experience you have. Prepare yourself ahead of time by reading our complete list of accounting interview questions. These are some of the general questions a potential employer might ask:

  • What is your accounting background and experience?
  • What types of projects have you worked on and how did you meet your deadlines?
  • Why do you think you're a great fit for this company?
  • What have you done to become better at accounting?

How Much Do Accounting Jobs Pay?

Want to know how much you'll earn in an accounting career? General accountants in the U.S. earn a median salary of $55,899, but pay varies by job title. For example, tax accountants earn an average of $64,973 per year, and CPAs earn $68,941. You can find out how much money you can expect to earn by entering your job title and area into our Salary Guide.

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Company Logo CyberCoders
Company Logo CyberCoders
4 days ago
Fort Pierce, FL
$50k - $70k Per Year
4 days ago
$50k - $70k Per Year
If you are a Tax Accountant (EA or CPA) with experience, please read on!
We are are going on 25 years of serving our community and clients with all of their tax and planning needs. As we continue to grow we are looking for experienced tax accountant ready to come make an immediate impact on the team. Right person must be a crit...
Company Logo CHRISTUS Health
Company Logo CHRISTUS Health

Staff Accountant

CHRISTUS Health

San Antonio, TX
25 days ago
San Antonio, TX
25 days ago
Description
Summary:Responsibilities include account reconciliation and analysis, journal entry and financial statement preparation, budget variation analysis and assistance with special projects, budget preparation and annual audits. Must have a strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and health care industr...
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Accounting Analyst

Procom

Boston, MA
Today
Boston, MA
Today
Accounting Analyst – On behalf of our client in the Banking/Financial Services industry, Procom Services is looking for an Accounting Analyst for a 7 month contract with possible extension(s) in Boston, MA.
 
Accounting Analyst Job DetailsThe Accounting Analyst is responsible for the successful completion of Private Placement...
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Accounting Specialist

GardaWorld Security Services U.S.

Long Beach, CA
4 days ago
Long Beach, CA
4 days ago
Job DescriptionECAM SECURE (a GardaWorld Company) is the pioneer and industry leader in the manufacture of outdoor video surveillance equipment and video monitoring for over 15 years. Video monitoring is one of the most important investments a company can make to protect assets, employees, and customers. Located in sunny Long Be...
Company Logo Fleet Landing
Company Logo Fleet Landing
30+ days ago
Atlantic Beach, FL
30+ days ago
Make Fleet Landing the next chapter in your story.Filled with great stories and storytellers, Fleet Landing can change the story of your life. Find a career here, and you can add depth and meaning to your story beyond what you can imagine.  Our StoryIntegrity and passion drive us to be extraordinary. Since our beginnin...
Company Logo CHRISTUS Health
Company Logo CHRISTUS Health

Finance Manager

CHRISTUS Health

Irving, TX
5 days ago
Irving, TX
5 days ago
Description
Summary:The Forecasting and Budgeting Manager is responsible for managing the annual budgeting and on-going rolling forecasting processes including the compilation and integration of the System's annual operating budget. This position is responsible for managing the development of the System's forecasting and budgetin...
Company Logo Aerojet Rocketdyne
Company Logo Aerojet Rocketdyne
30+ days ago
Sacramento, CA
30+ days ago
OverviewAerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. The company offers a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile...
Company Logo Lumen Technologies, Inc
Company Logo Lumen Technologies, Inc
2 days ago
BROOMFIELD, CO
2 days ago
About Lumen
Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver ...
S
S

Staff Accountant

SBS America LLC

HOLLISTER, CA
6 days ago
HOLLISTER, CA
6 days ago
Compensation and Benefits:Pay: Up to $70,000.00 per yearBenefits:401k with 4% matchMedical with 75% employer contribution for ee only medical50% contribution for dependentsVisionDentalCompany-paid STD, LTD, and LifeJob PurposeThe Staff Accountant will provide support to various aspects of the business by utilizing their knowledg...
Company Logo SavaSeniorCare
Company Logo SavaSeniorCare

Senior Accountant

SavaSeniorCare

Houston, TX
21 days ago
Houston, TX
21 days ago
Job Summary: The incumbent provides essential day-to-day support to resolve accounting issues related to their area of responsibility and assigned field and field support groups. This position analyzes and researches variances in specific P&L accounts for its assigned field support structure and participates in the month-en...