Prepare Financial ReportsOne of the most important duties of the accounting associate is preparing financial reports. They prepare these reports for analysis that is conducted by a certified accountant.
Since most accounting associates are working towards their CPA, they may assist with the analysis.Assist With Tax Returns or AuditsAccounting associates function as the assistant to the accountant or auditor they work under.
This involves performing low-level tasks associated with the tax return or audit process.Provide Basic Accounting and Bookkeeping Support to ClientsUnder the guidance of their direct supervisor, accounting associates provide basic bookkeeping and accounting support to their clients.
This involves tasks such as reviewing their financial statements for inaccuracies and monitoring financial activity.Monitor and Document Travel and Client Meeting ExpensesIt is up to accounting associates to keep track of all the expenses that go along with servicing clients, which includes things such as travel expenses and meals with clients.
Keep Track of and Verify Accounts Payable and ReceivableAccounting associates are the ones who, under the guidance of their supervisor, keep track of and verify all the money going into and out of the business through accounts payable and receivable.
QUALIFICATIONS : Bachelor's degree in Finance / AccountingWith at least 6 months of experience in AccountingWilling to work in Qc