Accountant I
Also referred to as: Entry Accountant, Entry Level Staff Accountant, Financial Accountant I, General Accountant, Entry, Jr Accountant, Junior Accountant, Staff Accountant I
Requirements and Responsibilities
Assists in maintaining financial records and ensuring that financial transactions are properly recorded. Ensures the accuracy of entries to ledger accounts and reconciles subsidiary ledger accounts to the general ledger. Compiles financial data to aid more senior accountants in the preparation of balance sheets, profit and loss statements and other financial reports. Assists in analyzing current costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. Requires a bachelor's degree. May require eligibility to sit for CPA exam. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience.
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Level of Education:  Accountant I Salaries with an Associate's Degree, Accountant I Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Accountant I Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Accountant I Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
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