Accountant Resume Sample

Your Accountant resume should highlight responsibilities such as bookkeeping, preparing financial records and statements, and filing tax reports. Be sure to mention your relevant education, including any certifications you have received. The following resume example can help guide you as you write your own Accountant resume.

Constance Frank



Chicago, Illinois(555) 983-1255Constance.Frank@email.com

Professional Summary

Certified Public Accountant with more than 15 years of experience developing and implementing financial systems, strategies, processes and controls seeks corporate position with ACME Corp.

Skills

  • GAAP standards, stakeholder relations

  • Financial reporting and analysis, financial research, financial statements

  • State and federal tax codes, tax preparation

  • Audit reviews, M&A due diligence

  • Forecasting and projections

Work History

  • Manage financial accounting for 40 condominium associations ranging between 80 and 500 units.

  • Analyze and maintain an adequate system of accounting records and a comprehensive set of controls designed to mitigate risk.

  • Supervise the accounting department in the areas of payroll, accounts receivable and accounts payable, including local, state and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings.

  • Produce monthly financial statements for the Condominium Homeowners Association. Submit financial statements regularly as need to maintain compliance with the Association's regulations and standards.

  • Prepared state and federal taxes for individuals, businesses and corporations.

  • Under the supervision of company's principal, organized and prepared mid-year taxes for private companies.

  • Drafted and prepared journal entries, bank reconciliations, account receivables, business budgets and financial statements.

  • Prepared summaries of current financial statements by collecting information and preparing balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other reports.

  • Hired, trained and mentored Bookkeepers, ensuring adherence to sound accounting practices. Used QuickBooks to organize and track financial data as well as produce reports and invoices to ensure accurate record keeping.

  • Supervised three Bookkeepers performing accounts receivable and accounts payable duties and general journal entries.

  • Communicated regularly with high-level clients to understand consumer concerns and stay informed of industry trends. Conducted industry research to provide factual basis of my findings.

  • Analyzed business trends and daily operating controls. Monitored spending versus return and initiated strict cost containment approaches.

  • Hired, trained and mentored Bookkeepers, ensuring adherence to sound accounting practices. Used QuickBooks to organize and track financial data as well as produce reports and invoices to ensure accurate record keeping.

  • Supervised three Bookkeepers performing accounts receivable and accounts payable duties and general journal entries.

  • Communicated regularly with high-level clients to understand consumer concerns and stay informed of industry trends. Conducted industry research to provide factual basis of my findings.

  • Analyzed business trends and daily operating controls. Monitored spending versus return and initiated strict cost containment approaches.

Education

Additional Information

  • American Red Cross (blood bank Volunteer)

  • National Coalition to End Homelessness (fundraising drive Volunteer)