Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, or related field.
Experience in bookkeeping, management, or relevant field may be required.
CPA certification may receive preference.
Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal, time management, problem-solving, and math skills.
Strong understanding of accounting principles and financial reporting and legislation.
Proficiency with computers, especially bookkeeping software, strong typing skills.
High level of accountability, accuracy, and efficiency, especially when multitasking.
Working with other members of the accounting department to compile, analyze, and report financial data.
Making journal or ledger entries.
Preparing weekly, monthly, and yearly financial reports and budgets.
Assisting with tax preparation, audits, and identifying and resolving discrepancies.
Act as a point of contact between internal departments and accounting, serving as a liaison between accounting and external parties, including clients, suppliers, and lenders.
Using bookkeeping software and entering information into company files or databases, ensuring that all financial records are complete and accurate.
Ensuring that company bills are paid and debts are collected.
Implementing and enforcing financial and inventory controls.
Staying current on the company, local, state, and federal financial regulations and policies.