Accounting

Accounting
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Accounting
Accounting
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Bookkeeper

Bookkeeper

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Performed all accounting activities, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, bank reconciliations, and payroll. Took over financial accounts and immediately caught up with the previous year’s deliverables made cash flow positive, established budget, and reconciled expenses.

  • Managed invoice processing, purchase orders, expense reports, credit memos, and payment transactions.
  • Calculated and processed payroll bi-weekly; reviewed HR payroll changes, benefit deductions, tax withholding, and pay rates by pay period.
  • Reconciled tax issues; prepared responses to notices regarding tax issues with federal, state, and local agencies.
  • Assisted management with ensuring profitable operations were fulfilled and took initiative to resolve daily issues.

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All job titles Accountant Accounting assistant Accounting clerk Accounts payable specialist Accounts receivable specialist Assistant controller Auditor Bookkeeper Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Controller Cost accountant Payroll specialist Staff accountant Tax accountant Tax preparer

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Accountant

Senior finance and accounting executive offering 20+ years of expertise in establishing and leading all aspects of accounting and finance operations of multinationals. Serves as a solid foundation and knowledgeable advisor throughout the financial decision-making process. Effectively analyzes financial data, recommends tools, systems, and accounting measures that drive profitable performance, limits costs, and significantly improves overall profit margins and cash flow. Excellent cross-functional management skills including working across multiple departments.

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Bookkeeper

Self-directed and organized Bookkeeper with 10 years of experience supporting accounting and finance operations. Analytical professional with a work ethic that consists of taking initiative and streamlining procedures to enhance internal controls. Highly skilled in delivering financial statements, reconciling general ledger accounts, and providing reports for management. Expertise in MS Office and QuickBooks.

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Accounting assistant

Dynamic and organized professional offering 15+ years of experience in office management and accounting operations in construction services. Expertise in Account Payable, billing and collections, invoices, Account Receivable, and payroll management. Proven history of reducing process errors and enhancing performance through strategic planning. Proactively resolves issues while achieving challenging goals and objectives.

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Controller

Internal audit and accounting leader with 15+ years of experience in conducting complex audits, reducing cost, mitigating business risk, and implementing quality control programs for government, private, and non-profit organizations. Trusted to manage the full scope of fiscal planning, budgeting, forecasting, and year‐end closing while continuously improving financial, operational, and regulatory processes. Fosters a culture of professional growth, enhanced productivity, and streamlined processes through talent cultivation and process reengineering.

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Accountant

Talented accountant seeking position at a real estate firm, leveraging skills in year-end close and account reconciliations. Demonstrated ability to identify wasteful spending and present findings to effect a 20% increase in ROI.

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Bookkeeper

Experienced bookkeeper with transferrable skills to the human resources industry managing payroll and maintaining digital records. Proven track record analyzing ROI and increasing revenues by 20% by reconciling accounts.

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Accounting assistant

Eager accounting assistant seeking to acquire a position as an accountant in the architecture industry. Demonstrated ability develop positive relationships with clients and developing automatic weekly reporting systems, reducing hourly third-party contractor costs by 50%.

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Controller

Accomplished assistant controller seeking employment at a large company, leveraging experience in managing assets and reconciling accounts. Demonstrated efficiency in managing financial records across operations and reducing error rate among internal systems by 50%.

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