|SUMMARY||Hardworking staff accountant candidate seeks employment in a fast paced work environment. Takes direction well and highly capable of working independently. Skilled at analyzing and interpreting facts and figures. Pays close attention to details and is very well organized. Excellent communication skills.|
|EDUCATION||University of Wyoming, 2010 â€“ 2014|
Bachelor of Science in Accounting
Jackson Hole High School, 2006-2010
High School Diploma
|RELEVANT SKILLS|| Organization skillsAnalytical skills Detail-oriented Spoken and written communication skills Time management|
|CLINICALEXPERIENCE||Jackson HoleCommunity Foundation, 2013-2014|
Bake Sale Financial Manager
Raised money for local charity at a semi-annual bake sale. Oversaw all cashier activity. Tracked income and compared with sales goals. Encouraged more vibrant promotions in order to achieve predetermined objectives. At the end of the fair, expectations were exceeded by 17 percent.
|REFERENCES||Available upon request|
After working in the same field for at least three years, a staff accountant candidate is considered a mid-level professional. At this point, employers are looking to see concrete evidence of the applicantâ€™s professional skills. See how Ms. Walsh in the staff accountant resume sample below gives a detailed explanation of the duties assigned to her at her previous places of employment.
|Chelsea Walsh7841North Garden Manor Drive | Memphis, TN38125 | Home: (555)-555-5555 | Email: [email]|
|Four years of experience producing excellent financial analysis Prepare monthly and quarterly reports that provide the company with budgeting and performance evaluation.Financial Analysis:Examine statements to ensure they are correct and in line with financial regulations, discover ways for the company to reduce costs and increase revenue.Taxes:Calculate the amount of taxes a company owes and prepare the necessary documents, ensure that the taxes are paid in full and on time.|
- Certifications: Certified Public Accountant (CPA) for the state of Tennessee.
- Computer programs: Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Word, Outlook, and Excel.
|VECTOR ONCOLOGY SOLUTIONSâ€“ Memphis, TN|
Staff Accountant, 2012 to Present
Full-time staff accountant for a biotechnology pharmaceutical company responsible for producing and analyzing the organizationâ€™s financial records.
- Analysis: Reviews monthly financial statements and contributes best practices recommendations to management.
- Maintenance:Maintain accurate financial records of the companyâ€™s GL, keep records organized and properly filed.
- Compliance:Ensure the company is in full compliance with all legal accounting rules and regulations.
Snyder Corporation â€“ Nashville,TN
Junior Staff Accountant, 2011 to 2012
Functioned as part of an accounting team for a manufacturing company, assisted with month-end close and general ledger activities.
- General ledger activities: Maintained a record of the companyâ€™s financial transactions including assets, liabilities, expenses, and revenues.
- Month-end close: Prepared bank account reconciliations at the close of each month in accordance with the general ledgerâ€™s balance sheets.
- Audit: Assisted in the preparation of the annual company audit for tax purposes.
|UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSE KNOXVILLE â€“ Knoxville, TN|
Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Information Management, 2012
Completed full undergraduate course load with a B+ grade average.
HOUSTON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL â€“ Erin, TN
High School Diploma, 2008
Completed full high school course load with an A- grade average.
Experienced Professional Resume
Staff accountants who have been working for seven or more years are considered to be experienced professionals. At this level a staff accountant resume should be updated to focus on achievements, skills and work experience, with less emphasis on education. In the staff accountant sample resume below, Saul Brandenburg opens with a strong objective statement and elaborates on his abilities by detailing his work experience right after.
320N JordanSt | Alexandria, VA 22304 | H: (202) 315-7745 | C: (703) 504-2948
|Staff accountant with over ten years of experience is seeking new employment opportunities. Candidate is a US citizen Certified as a Public Accountant. Proficient with Microsoft programs such as Excel and Outlook. Strong oral and written communication skills. Familiar with working in finance departments and aware of the strict level of confidentiality expected of an employee.|
Certified Public Accountant | Excellent on Excel | Discreet
Strong Communication Skills | Works Independently
|Kearney & Company â€“ Staff Accountant, Alexandria, VA||2010 â€“ Present|
|Provide financial services for the Federal Government including financial reporting and evaluation of financial risks. Appraise complicated federal financial statements. Perform day-to-day functions of maintaining and organizing financial records. Execute inventory-auditing functions as required by the organization. Use Excel to manipulate data for analysis, check for errors, and reconcile bank accounts and balance sheets. Maintain the strictest confidentiality and professional demeanor at all times.|
|CGI Federalâ€“ Staff Accountant, Manassas, VA||2005-2010|
|Performed full cycle accounting functions including journal entries, account reconciliations, financial reporting, and financial analysis for a military computer/ IT service provider. Completed the month-end close reports. Coordinated other Finance Department staff to ensure all reports and audits were completed correctly and on time. Worked on software such as Costpoint, Hyerion, and most of all with Microsoft Excel and Outlook.|
|Goodwill Industries â€“ Staff Accountant, Richmond, VA||2004-2005|
|Assisted in the general ledger accounting for the Finance Department of an internationally recognized charitable organization. Prepared monthly reconciliations of bank accounts and of general ledger balance sheets. Prepared daily sales reports for management. Ensured daily sales and cash deposits were in sync. Ensured daily sales and inventory were consistent. Computed and executed all necessary documents for sales tax returns, property tax returns, and applications for welfare exemptions. Adhered to company policies as well as federal regulations for financial management.|
|EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT|
|Regent University â€“ Bachelor of Science in Business with a Concentration in Accounting|
Completed undergraduate school with a B+ average.
Salem High School â€“ High School Diploma
Completed high school with a B average.
|2002 â€“ 2005|
1998 â€“ 2002
|REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST|