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  • Process Employee Payroll and Benefits
  • Accounts Receivable and Payable Processing
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Collections Management
  • Preparing Financial Statements, Including P&L and Balance Sheets

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Sample Accountant / Bookkeeper Job Description

Example of Accountant / Bookkeeper Job Description from one of our clients. To see current job descriptions and openings, search job openings.

Job Title: Accountant / Bookkeeper

Position Overview: We are on the lookout for a meticulous and seasoned Virtual Accountant/Bookkeeper to enhance our financial department. This role is pivotal in upholding precise financial documentation, overseeing daily accounting activities, and bolstering our company’s financial integrity. The perfect candidate will have a robust grasp of accounting fundamentals, be adept with the necessary software, and be capable of self-management in a remote setting.

Core Responsibilities:

  1. Accounting Tasks:
    • Log all financial transactions, including purchases, sales, payments, and receipts, utilizing our accounting software.
    • Keep ledgers and journals meticulously updated.
  2. Bank Account Management:
    • Perform monthly bank reconciliations and address any discrepancies promptly.
    • Supervise company expenditures and adhere to financial procedures.
  3. Financial Analysis and Reporting:
    • Produce and review key financial statements, such as income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
    • Craft detailed reports for both the internal team and external partners.
  4. Regulatory Compliance and Taxation:
    • Support the preparation of tax filings and ensure adherence to tax laws.
    • Keep abreast of new tax regulations and standards.
  5. Budgeting and Strategic Planning:
    • Work collaboratively with our finance personnel on budget creation and oversight.
    • Provide support in projecting financial trends and analyzing budget variances.
  6. Audit Preparation:
    • Compile documents and assist during audits, coordinating with auditors when necessary.
    • Maintain compliance with standard accounting principles across all records.

Candidate Profile:

  • Demonstrated capability in accounting or bookkeeping, with a thorough knowledge of accounting procedures.
  • Skilled in the use of accounting platforms (e.g., QuickBooks, Xero) and Excel.
  • Exceptional precision in managing financial data.
  • Strong organizational and deadline-oriented skills.
  • Comfortable in a remote working scenario.

Education and Professional Requirements:

  • Preferably holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related fields.
  • Additional qualifications such as CPA or ACCA are advantageous.

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