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    Seasonal Tax-Preparation Jobs

    Seasonal Tax-Preparation Jobs
    Interested in keeping money out of the government's hands? Consider a seasonal job as a tax-preparation professional. Each year, large tax-preparation firms such as H&R Block and Jackson Hewitt train and employ thousands of people to prepare tax returns in their storefront offices. H&R Block hires 80,000 tax professionals to work from January until the end of April. Ninety percent of ...
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    Elder Care Accountants Manage Baby Boomers' Finances

    Elder Care Accountants Manage Baby Boomers' Finances
    With the oldest Baby Boomers hitting their 60s, a multibillion-dollar niche in accounting is developing to help seniors and their adult children plan for the future care of those who can no longer live independently. Elder care accounting services range from simple estate planning to more complete services such as managing accounts, paying bills, reporting to adult children regularly about incapacitated ...
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    Career Profile: Bookkeeping Clerk

    Career Profile: Bookkeeping Clerk
    What is this job like? Expenditures. Receipts. Accounts payable and receivable. Profits and losses. Any organization that uses money has to keep records—records of where money came from and where it went. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks, as well as other financial clerks, keep these financial records. Bookkeeping clerks add, subtract, multiply, and divide many numbers each day. They must be ...
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    Career Profile: Accountant

    Career Profile: Accountant
    What is this job like? Accountants and auditors keep track of a company's money. The company's managers and people outside the company read their reports. Managers look at the accountants' reports to see how well their companies are doing. Governments use the reports to tell how much tax a company should pay. Some people read them to decide if they want ...
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    Career Profile: Budget Analyst

    Career Profile: Budget Analyst
    Description: Examine budget estimates for completeness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures and regulations. Analyze budgeting and accounting reports for the purpose of maintaining expenditure controls. Sample of reported job titles: Accounting Supervisor, Budget Analyst, Budget And Policy Analyst, CFO (Chief Financial Officer), Cost Accountant, Staff Analyst What It Takes to Do this Job... Tasks * Direct the preparation of regular and ...
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    Salary Guides: Cost Accountant IV

    Job Description: Determines and implements cost accounting procedures and methods. Responsible for the preparation and analysis of cost reports and costing audits. Examines and reviews unusual cost records and ensures cost data is allocated correctly. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 6-8 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of ...
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    Salary Guides: Financial Reporting Accountant I

    Job Description: Prepares financial statements for internal and external users. Collects and analyzes financial data, ensuring that all reporting is in compliance with SEC and GAAP reporting guidelines. Researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy. Assists external auditors as needed. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 0-2 years of experience in the field or ...
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    Salary Guides: Financial Reporting Accountant II

    Job Description: Prepares financial statements for internal and external users. Collects and analyzes financial data, ensuring that all reporting is in compliance with SEC and GAAP reporting guidelines. Researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy. Assists external auditors as needed. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 2-4 years of experience in the field or ...
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    Salary Guides: Financial Reporting Accountant III

    Job Description: Prepares financial statements for internal and external users. Collects and analyzes financial data, ensuring that all reporting is in compliance with SEC and GAAP reporting guidelines. Researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy. Assists external auditors as needed. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 4-6 years of experience in the field or ...
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    Salary Guides: Financial Reporting Accountant IV

    Job Description: Prepares financial statements for internal and external users. Collects and analyzes financial data, ensuring that all reporting is in compliance with SEC and GAAP reporting guidelines. Researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy. Assists external auditors as needed. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 6-8 years of experience in the field or ...
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    Salary Guides: Accounting Clerk III

    Job Description: Performs routine accounting activities such as maintenance of the general ledger, preparation of various accounting statements and financial reports and accounts payable or receivable functions. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and at least 5 years of related experience. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan ...
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    Salary Guides: Accounting Director

    Job Description Responsibilities include directing and overseeing all or one of the following accounting functions: general accounting, payroll, and cost accounting. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty with at least 10 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment ...
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    Salary Guides: Accounting Manager

    Job Description: Responsible for managing the general accounting function. Oversees the completion of ledger accounts and financial statements. Evaluates and makes appropriate improvements to internal accounting processes ensuring that practices are in line with the overall goals of the organization. Designation of CPA may be required. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and at least 7 years of experience ...
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    Salary Guides: Accounting Supervisor

    Job Description: Responsible for the supervision of accounting professionals. Oversees calculating, posting, verifying, and typing duties to obtain and record financial data for use in maintaining accounting and statistical records. Leads most day to day operations of group. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive ...
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    Salary Guides: Accounts Payable Clerk

    Job Description: Responsible for compiling amounts owed by the company to vendors, suppliers, or other organizations/individuals. Gathers purchase orders, charge slips, sales tickets etc, and prepares payments. Maintains all payment or other transaction records. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, ...
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    Salary Guides: Auditing Supervisor I

    Job Description: Oversees the auditing of accounting and financial data of various departments within an organization. Inspects and audits the operations and financials of the organization and reports any evidence of fraud. A level I supervisor is considered a working supervisor with little authority for personnel actions. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Familiar with a variety of ...
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    Salary Guides: Auditing Director

    Job Description: Directs the auditing of accounting and financial data of various departments within an organization. Designs, develops, and implements of internal auditing policy and procedure within the organization. Ensures accuracy and compliance with government guidelines and laws. Identifies improper accounting or documentation and makes recommendations for improvement to top management. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and ...
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    Salary Guides: Auditing Project Lead

    Job Description: Directs a group of auditors for various, complex auditing projects. Assignments do not include information systems auditing. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 7 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May ...
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    Salary Guides: Auditing Supervisor III

    Job Description: Oversees the auditing of the accounting and financial data of various departments within an organization. Inspects and audits the operations and financials of the organization and reports any evidence of fraud. A level III supervisor has full authority and may be considered lower middle management. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Familiar with a variety of ...
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    Salary Guides: Chief Financial Officer

    Salary Guides: Chief Financial Officer
    Job Description: Responsible for directing an organization's overall financial policies. Oversees all financial functions including accounting, budget, credit, insurance, tax, and treasury. Designs and coordinates a wide variety of accounting and statistical data and reports. Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 15 years of direct experience in the field. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and ...
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