10 Best Accountant Job Descriptions

Accountant Job summary 1

We're looking for a diligent Accountant to keep our books and records on track with unwavering accuracy. The most successful candidate will have a natural passion for problem solving and a strong understanding of the intricacies of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, and other financial transactions within an organization. This position requires a high degree of autonomy, yet also needs to be an excellent team player. The candidate will play an enormously important supportive role in a tight knit finance team.

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Accountant Job summary 2

The Accountant is responsible for financial and statistical reports in accordance with statutory principles. Responsible for service company functions, county audits, bank reconciliations, general ledger account reconciliations and miscellaneous cash receipts.

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Accountant Job summary 3

An Accountant will maintain assigned general ledger accounts with journal entries and account reconciliations in compliance with company reporting requirements, assist in the construction of budgets and forecasts, and provide general support for the financial and accounting processes of the company. A highly detail-oriented person with the ability to meet deadlines monthly, quarterly, and annually.

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Accountant Job summary 4

An Accountant duties encompass resolving system issues, classifying accounting transactions, maintaining and reconciling accounts, closing accounts and preparing reports and statements, analyzing accounting data, and examining accounts. The accountant performs accounting transactions that may include verifying the accuracy and completeness of the accounting data, and the debit and credit entries to be made.

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Accountant Job summary 5

We are looking to add an Accountant to our team. You would be responsible for managing and supporting our organizations accounting and financial performance. This position will carry a broad base of financial management (analyzing, interpreting, implementing, monitoring, enhancing) and oversight responsibility to include general accounting, financial reporting, journal entry preparation, AP/AR, payroll, account reconciliation, variance, trends, productivity and profitability analysis.

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Accountant Job summary 6

An Accountant is responsible for coordinating the oversite of accounting department staff, perform fiscal and budget analysis, reconciliations, and postings; assist in the development of financial statements, reports and project proposals. Work with company departments to develop or improve communications for reporting of costing, cash flow and financial analysis of operating results. Accountant will perform audits of records and adherence to company policies and procedures.

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Accountant Job summary 7

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Accountant for our team. In this rewarding and important role, you will prepare financial statements and supporting schedules according to monthly close schedules – analyzing revenue, commissions and expenses to ensure that they are recorded appropriately on a monthly basis. The Accountant will also assist with tax and financial audits. As a Accountant, you will facilitate and complete monthly close procedures, assisting with the analysis of financial statements on a monthly basis as well as reports on variances. You will also assist with preparing tax returns and corporate reporting requirements.

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Accountant Job summary 8

An Accountant performs a variety of technical and analytical accounting duties including cash and investment management, financial statement analysis and preparation, and account reconciliations.

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Accountant Job summary 9

As the Accountant, you will be responsible for the maintenance of the General Ledger and its Sub-ledgers. The Accountant manages the functions and duties in what at times, can be a fast-paced, high-volume environment; which includes: managing both the Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable functions, and carrying out month-end procedures.

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Accountant Job summary 10

Our company is currently seeking an Accountant to join our expanding accounting and finance team. This position responsibilities will be focused on 60% Accounts Payable ensuring our expenses are recorded accurately and paid in a timely manner and 40% General Ledger/Special Projects. The ideal candidate is a proactive self-starter who has a keen attention to detail, and communicates effectively. As a key member of this high performing and collaborative team, we are looking for someone who is eager to grow his/her career and will take ownership and think outside the box to solve problems.

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