Professional Accountant Resume Samples

A Professional Accountant is hired to provide financial information to the management by researching and analyzing accounting data and preparing reports. A well-drafted Professional Accountant Resume mentions the following duties and responsibilities – managing all accounting transactions, preparing budget forecasts, publishing financial statements in time, handling monthly, quarterly and annual closings; ensuring timely bank payments, computing taxes and preparing tax returns, managing balance sheets, and profit/loss statements; auditing financial transactions and documents, and complying with financial policies and regulations.

The nature of the work demands the following skills – excellent knowledge of accounting principles and procedures, a solid understanding of GAAP, hands-on experience with accounting software; experience with general ledger functions, strong attention to detail and good analytical skills, and good analytical skills. A degree in finance, accounting, or a relevant degree is commonplace among job applicants.

Professional Accountant Resume example

Professional Accountant Resume

Headline : Analytical, detail-oriented, efficient and organized accounting professional with extensive experience in accounting functions. Ascertains needs and goals, streamlines existing operations, turns around unprofitable functions, envisions new concepts, and follows through with development, direction, and accomplishments.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Outlook, ADP, SAP, Intuit EasyAcct, QuickBooks, And Lacerte, Peoplesoft, Taleo, Microsoft Project, Netsuite OpenAir, Microsoft Dynamics SL, Microsoft CRM, Micrsoft Excel, HRIS, Workday, Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Prepared returns Worker's Compensation, Modified Business Tax returns, Special City Business Taxes Oversaw, reviewed, and approved all quarterly state unemployment reports.
    2. Researched and prepared responses regarding tax discrepancies, new account openings, requests for tax forms, and notices to Internal Revenue Service, Social Security Administration, as well as state and local agents.
    3. Assisted Lead SME with running payroll reconciliation reports, queries, data analysis, job credit and tracking.
    4. Assisted Lead SME with stock option, SERP, and deferred compensations errors, calculations, and review.
    5. Assisted Lead SME with testing tax tubs and SAP notes as well as Audits.
    6. Completed amended returns for all W-2C's.
    7. Researched error reports and prepared summarized listing of adjustments or corrections to be made.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Science In Accounting


Professional Accountant Resume

Headline : Monitoring financial transactions related to the various corporate credit card programs and complete monthly reconciliations between the ERP data and the credit card statements, Completing various general ledger reconciliations.

Skills : Accpac, Excel, VIP Payroll, Pastel Partner, Caseware, Word.

Description :

    1. Oversaw accounting responsibility of 14 retail stores Reconcile general ledger accounts Transfer budget costs, labor costs, accounts payable, accounts receivable Cash receipts entries G/L reconciliations, bank account reconciliations Reconciliation of accounting systems Trial balance reconciliation of all systems Develop financial reports, bridge schedules, benchmark reports, outlook schedules, annual planning.
    2. Entered information into client accounting software.
    3. Administrated reconciliation software tool.
    4. Responded to client concerns.
    5. Trained employees.
    6. Completed GAAP documentation.
    7. Developed mapping upload documents.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters Of Accounting


Professional Accountant Resume

Objective : Effectively communicating with faculty and staff by answering questions, calls, or e-mails regarding, but not limited to invoices, request forms, journal entries, payments, or the integrated accounting system,  Processing invoices for assigned department managers.

Skills : Sales, Financial Analysis, Microsoft Office Proficient.

Description :

    1. Recruited and transitioned new clients by building relationships with them and showing interest with them.
    2. Performed detailed review of assets to clients and transfer requests and document inquiries.
    3. Conducted coordination with both client and other financial institutions to ensure the expedient receipt/delivery of assets.
    4. Demonstrated flexibility and work collaboratively with other team members during tax season.
    5. Brought in new quality by provide one-stop resolution and for ongoing support and escalations.
    6. Managed multiple tasks: (tax returns, legal guardianship, account reconciliations, letter of authorization).
    7. Received promotion due to improved productivity, time management, great in/outbound customer service.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Professional Accountant Resume

Objective : Coordinating with assigned project managers to monitor the status of receivables including posting of corrections, credit memos, and write-offs, and also Creating and maintaining projects in the accounting software including project billing terms and budgets; creating and maintaining billing tables.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Sharepoint, Peoplesoft, CS Office Suite, NVision, Checkpoint, CCH, Quickbooks, GAAP.

Description :

    1. Banks served as a tax accountant providing professional level tax analysis and reporting for the Treasurer and CFOs office at ACS.
    2. Responsible for overseeing tax research related to the societies non-profit exemption, and providing final review of assistant accountant's work papers and tax returns for filing.
    3. Reviewed of the societies form 990, 990-T, 1041 training of lower level staff, and administered the societies database of taxable products and services using Vertex.
    4. Served as a professional accountant responsible for providing tax and audit services to a variety of clients to include Corporations, S Corporations, LLCs, LLPs, sole proprietors, and individuals.
    5. Assisted the audit engagement team with planning activities, risk assessments based on SOX, creating audit programs, as well as testing and work paper documentation.
    6. Ability to build and sustain strong relationships with clients and partnerships via in/direct interaction.
    7. Developed knowledge transfer documentation.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science In Accounting

Professional Accountant Resume

Objective : Verifying work of and provide guidance to less experienced levels of accountants. Providing functional advice or training to less-experienced accountant positions, Ensuring compliance with corporate policies, carrier agreements, SOX procedures, SSAE16 procedures tax regulations, local GAAP and US GAAP, and local statutory regulations (as applicable) regarding financial matters.

Skills : Microsoft Office, SQL.

Description :

    1. Consolidated and presented balance-sheet results/analysis to Controller.
    2. Performed monthly-trend analysis of expense accounts and presented to upper Management.
    3. Maintained and monitored prepaid accounts.
    4. Reconciled balance-sheet accounts.
    5. Reviewed income-statement accounts for material changes on a daily basis.
    6. Processed general-ledger entries/adjustments.
    7. Processed direct charges between affiliates.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Accounting

Professional Accountant Resume

Summary : As a Professional Accountant, responsible for Creating and managing master data within SAP, which includes cost centers, activity types, cost elements, internal and statistical orders, and standard/alternate hierarchies Post monthly journal entries.

Skills : MS Office, Accounting.

Description :

    1. Reconciled daily warrant cancelations, refund, retirement tax adjustment departmental reports.
    2. Monitored and corrected insufficient payroll accounts.
    3. Reconciled monthly on demands and manual payroll reports.
    4. Assisted with month-end closing by researching and math-auditing reconciling entries.
    5. Assisted with year-end closing by reversing 911 account entries used to clear insufficient account balances created during the accounting cycle.
    6. Assisted in updating purchasing pard records and payment activities.
    7. Provided technical assistance with Flair system access to purchasing approvers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

Professional Accountant Resume

Headline : A Professional Accountant with in-depth knowledge of finance and accounting, both academically and professionally. Familiar with international operations, including globalized workforces located in the United States, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. Excellent problem solver that focuses on identifying and deploying best practices to ensure operational effectiveness.

Skills : Managing Skills, Coordinating Skills.

Description :

    1. Directed and coordinated monthly and year end close activities of other accountants.
    2. Applied Generally Accepted Accounting Principles with a focus on lease exit/restructuring reserves, joint ventures, sublease transactions, deferred income, income recognition, and accounts receivables.
    3. Developed automated expense allocation tool resulting in $18 thousand annual savings and received Green Belt Six Sigma certification.
    4. Transitioned to a new funding process for third party site management services which included developing the expense tracking and reporting methodology for monthly site expenditures.
    5. Consolidated and presented monthly financial results to management, finance & operations team, and PWC.
    6. Led accounting team that calculates annual tax credit for Research and Development division.
    7. Analyzed, reconciled and collected millions of overdue accounts.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Professional Accountant Resume

Headline : Supporting audits and communication with DCMA, DCAA and external auditors pertaining to RMD cost structure and cost accumulation practices, and also Performing internal reviews of accounting processes.

Skills : Tax / Accounting Management.

Description :

    1. Worked in various capacities at Agriliance Reconciled the corporate accounts receivable and accounts payable cash account.
    2. Distributed data to users, gathered/organized data, and posted to the general ledger.
    3. Monitored the meals and entertainment expense accounts: insured adherence to IRS rules.
    4. Worked with federal auditors on large projects and state auditors on projects associated with sales tax.
    5. Reconciled the accounts receivables/payables that interfaced to the general ledger on a daily basis.
    6. Maintained the reporting structures.
    7. Compiled accounts payable reports and School Building Authority data for the Hancock County Board of Education's meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

Professional Accountant Resume

Headline : Strong communicator, perform well in a fast-paced environment. proficient organizational skills, valuable analytical and problem-solving skills, active listener, motivated, and trustworthy Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, strong work ethic towards reaching deadlines, ambition to continue learning, and a creative mind.

Skills : NetSuite, SAP, Oracle 11i, Excel, Word, Pivot Tables, VLOOKUP, Lotus Notes, Quickbooks, Concur, Powerpoint, Research, Data Analysis, Financial Analysis, Reconciliation, Accounts Receivable, Cost Accounting.

Description :

    1. Collaborated with project managers to build capital expenditure requests, establish capital projects, monitor project spend, close projects to begin depreciation on fixed assets in accordance with GAAP accounting policies.
    2. Completed period end tasks including balance sheet reconciliations and provide capital spend analysis to project managers and business leadership team.
    3. Provided leadership during fiscal year corporate capital budgeting season.
    4. Reported weekly key business indicators and P&L estimates to business leadership team to aid in making key business decisions.
    5. Participated in the resolution and clean-up of problematic accounts which resulted to increase in profits.
    6. Prepared and inputted payroll adjustments.
    7. Created spreadsheets for payroll analysis regarding tax credits.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Professional Accountant Resume

Headline : Professional Accountant with a track record of dependability and a reputation for integrity, skilled in financial reporting, capital project accounting, analysis, period-end close activities, and budgeting.

Skills : Communication Skills, Accounting Skills.

Description :

    1. Processed daily payment runs (check, direct deposit, or credit card) and bank payment confirmations (positive pay) in the integrated accounting system.
    2. Processed the financial transactions for voided payments and re-issues.
    3. Processed and reconciled financial transactions for the annual unclaimed property filing.
    4. Evaluated, analyzed, and resolved problems with, but not limited to invoices, request forms, payments, funds, or journal entries by addressing with specific staff (i.e. department administrative assistant, Purchasing, or Central Receiving).
    5. Prepared and submitted journal entries for various transfers in the integrated accounting system and state accounting system.
    6. Processed prepaid fixed asset payments and other payment requests, such as utility and rush invoices.
    7. Completed monthly expense allocations and financial transaction monitoring.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    MS