Accountant Jobs in Madison, Wisconsin
Description: This is an outstanding opportunity to join the corporate headquarters of a company experiencing growth. We seek a public accounting or industry professional with strong abilities in financial reporting, strong GAAP knowledge, and strong analytical skills. Our client has proven tracks for advancement and offers an environment that will enhance your skills. The successful candidate wi...
PERSONAL BUILDER If you are a results-oriented individual looking to deliver homes of high quality on schedule, at budget per specifications and have satisfied and delighted customers, we invite you to explore joining our award-winning company as a Personal Builder! Responsibilities of this position include the development of strong working relationships with all suppliers and trade partners thr...
Are you a General Accountant, ready to excel? Spherion has the perfect opportunity for you! Join this global leader in window treatment manufacturing, and start focusing on their eight guiding principles—be true, involve, connect, lead, act, listen, appreciate, and excel. This local manufacturer is seeking the talents of an experienced Accountant. Ideal candidate will have worked in Corporate or ...
Fiskars, a global manufacturer of branded consumer products, has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and team-oriented individual to fill the role of Sr. Accountant at our Fiskars division in Madison, WI. The person in this role will be responsible day to day general accounting actives and general ledger integrity. This person will administer approving accounting practices, conducts varianc...
Position Overview Position provides and supports the financial forecasting, planning and analysis needs of the business. This is a non-supervisory role. Responsibilities • Development and entry of monthly journal entries • Reconciliation and maintenance of assigned general ledger accounts • Monthly reporting as assigned • Sales and use tax maintenance, filing and reporting • Matrix commissi...
Senior Accountant Cottage Grove, WI Full-time Apply online: www.sharedmed.com General Scope of Duties: This position will be responsible for analyzing and compiling data to record and report financial information to various departments throughout the organization. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 1. Prepares and records asset, liability, revenue and expense entries by compiling and analyzing account info...
Alliant Energy Corporation Madison, WI
Alliant Energy is seeking a talented and experienced Senior Accountant for our Wisconsin Power and Light Utility Accounting Department. We are looking for someone who is a self-starter who would enjoy the opportunity to learn about the Utility industry. This role provides opportunities to enhance your technical accounting experience and gain an understanding of Alliant Energy’s operations. These o...
Covance Madison, WI
We are currently hiring a Revenue Analyst II for our Madison, WI location. The Revenue Analyst II will conduct analysis of proposed revenues, verification and production of monthly revenue figures for designated departments by published deadlines. Additional Job Responsibilities include: • Collaborate with departmental managers to review and confirm revenue figures and ensure compliance with fi...
Telephone and Data Systems , Inc. Madison, WI
Overview: We are seeking a hardworking and detail oriented professional who enjoys challenging work. If you are a highly motivated, forward thinking individual who is interested in career growth, then come join the TDS team! This position will be located at our corporate office in Middleton, WI and requires minimal travel. Responsibilities: As a member of the Corporate Tax Compliance team, you ...
Amazon Madison, WI
Job Description Shopbop.com is seeking an Accountant to support the Finance and Accounting team. This position will primarily support the Controller to ensure optimal results. The right candidate will also assist in identifying and implementing process improvements across all of Finance and Accounting. This position will report into the Controller. The Accountant must be familiar with GAAP, Accou...
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Madison, WI
Job Level Experienced Description: Posting date: September 16, 2014 Key Duties and Responsibilities: Assume a lead role in the month-end closing process including journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations. Prepare monthly financial statements and related financial reports Complete financial reporting to Thermo corporate via HFM including monthly financial results, quarterly and annual...
D - 267 Cost Accountant - QAD ERP WCM PPE EMS - Madison, WI Location: Job is in Madison, WI Domain: Accounting/Finance Experience: 3-5 Years Job Description: Experienced Cost Accountant is required having responsibility to support the site controller and plant management by performing analysis for WCM, cost, production, and inventory. Job Responsibilities: Responsible to support the site c...
Alliant Energy Madison, WI, 53706
Coordinates accounting processes, procedures and reporting or develops accounting schedules, analyzes account balances and analyzes and maintains accounting records in accordance with GAAP and company procedures. Maintains the general ledger and prepares moderately complex financial statements and related reports/analyses and other accounting related duties for assigned legal entities or business ...
This is a professional level accounting position performing accounting services under the general supervision of the Financial Program Supervisor. This position serves as the Accountant for a major UW-Madison service organization with multiple program areas including Material Distribution Services (MDS), Surplus With A Purpose (SWAP), and General Warehouse (GW) all within Fund 129. This position i...
City of Madison Madison, WI, 53706
General Description Benefits Supplemental Questions This is responsible professional accounting work assisting the leadership of the Water Utility Finance Section including accounts payable, payroll, work order/job costing, accounts receivable, interagency charges, banking, and accounting close. Work also includes general ledger, assisting in the preparation of reports and budgets, performing a...
Clifton Larson Allen Madison, WI, 53706
Achieve more by stretching your boundaries at CLA. Our people bring the full breadth of their talents, experience, and personal style to make an impact on those they serve. If you think like an entrepreneur, believe that collaboration multiplies opportunity, and want to push the limits of your own potential, then we should talk. CLA's outsourcing practice is known for high-quality people who cont...
Sinclair Broadcast Group Madison, WI, 53706
Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 167 stations located in 77 geographically diverse markets after pending transactions. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair B...
Wipfli is currently seeking a Senior Accountant in our Madison, WI office. The Senior Accountant will perform audit, review, and compilation testing procedures. Responsibilities include: Respond to client and firm associate requests in a timely, accurate, positive and professional manner Prepare and review client correspondence, letters, e-mail, etc. Plan and schedule engagement fieldwork with ...
Wipfli, LLP is currently seeking candidates for a Senior Tax Accountant in our Madison, WI office. This position will be responsible for the accurate and timely execution of business and individual Tax engagements. The Senior Tax Accountant communicates results to clients and firm associates, ensures the firm is proactively identifying Tax opportunities and serving the client’s needs in accordance...
Under general supervision of the Financial Management Operations Supervisor, this position is responsible for the design, development and implementation of UW-Madison's general ledger processes and procedures into Shared Financial Systems (SFS). This position is also responsible for the on-going support and management of general ledger accounting activities for the Madison campus. SFS is a PeopleS...
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$30,000.00 - $74,000.00
Typical Salary for Accountant in Madison
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
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Attention to Detail
Prepare forms and manuals for accounting and bookkeeping personnel, and direct their work activities.
Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
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