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Bookkeeper Overview

Bookkeepers are responsible for maintaining an accurate record of a company's business transactions and cash flow through the use of tools such as Quickbooks and other accounting software. Bookkeepers are expected to create income statements, manage balance sheets and oversee the financial transactions of individual departments. The ultimate duties of a Bookkeeper are dependent on the size of the company he or she works for. Similar accounting jobs include positions such as accounting specialist bookkeepers.

Bookkeeper Educational Requirements

A high school diploma or GED is the minimum requirement for most Bookkeeping jobs although a degree in accounting is preferable. Because the way each company functions and keeps records is different, on-the-job training is the norm for most Bookkeeping positions where the head accountant or the business owner will instruct a Bookkeeper on proper procedures. Attention to detail and a proficiency with mathematics are necessary in order to perform the job well.

Bookkeeper Job Market

Bookkeepers are needed in almost every company in the country; as such, the demand is large. Due to the relatively lax educational requirements, however, competition for this job can be fierce. There are currently around 1,799,800 Bookkeepers employed within the United States, with another 370,000 estimated job openings. The number of Bookkeepers employed by various companies is expected to grow 11 percent by 2022, increasing to 2,004,500. With these numbers in mind, the field is a good one to get into, particularly as more small businesses open up. Similar positions include Office Accounting Clerk jobs and Bookkeeper Accounting Assistant jobs.

Bookkeeper Salary

Bookkeepers can expect to make between $9 and $11 per hour on average, or $18,000 to $22,000 per year. Bookkeepers for larger corporations can expect to make a much higher income, with minimum annual salaries starting around $27,000. The upper income limit is around $41,000. Although a specific average is difficult to come by, Bookkeepers working for large, multinational companies have a higher income potential than those working for smaller, regional companies.

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Qualified candidates, please submit resumes through No direct phone calls or emails. Office Manager / Bookkeeper Job Description: Northgate Commercial Real Estate is seeking a Permanent Full-Time Office Manager / Bookkeeper. This position is a hybrid role of accounting, office administration and HR-administration. Responsibilities are all inclusive of making sure that the office ru...
Our client, a leading property management company in Greater Boston, is looking for a full-cycle Bookkeeper to help promote their business. Ideal candidates will have a hybrid background between an Office Manager and a Full Cycle Bookkeeper. You will be responsible for full-cycle Accounts Payable, Light Collection Calls/Accounts Receivable, and dealing with vendors. You MUST HAVE outstanding comm...
Santa Barbara investment firm offers exceptional opportunity for a QuickBooks bookkeeper with strong Accounts Payable skills. Processing invoices and supporting controller with invoicing and expense reporting. Matching and coding to GL accounts Obtaining authorization for payment Preparing of checks for paying invoices Posting transactions Vendor interaction and management Assisting with mo...
Bookkeeper/Executive Assistant Managing partner of multiple business entities is seeking a strong Executive Assistant with bookkeeping experience. Duties include: Processing accounts receivable accounts payable, and invoicing for all areas of the company in accordance with set guidelines and procedures. Prepares Quickbooks financial statements monthly. Reconciles bank accounts, keeps up budget t...
L. D. Russo is a commercial general contractor located in Harvard, Massachusetts. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with the ability to take on a variety of responsibilities to become a permanent member of our team. The Office Manager will have the opportunity to advance to additional responsibilities and play an important role in our company. The Office Manager to be responsible for ...
Our Billings, MT office is currently seeking an organized individual to join our team to service our clients' payroll and bookkeeping needs. Required skills to excel in this position include: high attention to detail and good organizational skills, ability to work independently, oil and gas experience is a plus. Software skills required: Quickbooks, Peachtree and Microsoft Office Suite. Salary DOE...
Our Haverhill area client is seeking a full-time, contract-to-hire tax and accounting expert to assist their business accounting firm. Experience in corporate tax, especially for small-medium-sized companies is ideal. Either a bachelor's degree in accounting or suitable accounting experience is required. Experience with QuickBooks is preferred. Individuals with strong accounting and tax knowledge,...
Company Confidential Norwell, MA, 02061
Norwell Housing Authority Bookkeeper/Admin. Assistant NHA seeks PT (24 hrs/wk) Bookkeeper/Admin. Assist. Must have Quickbooks Pro. Resp. for Rents, AR/AP, HR/Payroll & clerical support. Salary range is $14-$16/hr., benefit eligible. For job desc & application details, email; ***** ph: 781-659-7690. EEOC/AA...
FULL-TIME OPPORTUNITY FOR FULL-CHARGE BOOKKEEPER Immediate need for a full-charge bookkeeper based in our Batavia office reesponsible for the accurate recording of all financial transactions for Firm clients. The ideal candidate has: · College degree – associates or bachelors · Solid Quickbooks experience – certification preferred · Comprehensive and thorough bookkeeping abilities including a...
Company Confidential Beverly, MA, 01915
Counter help/computer skills including daily emails and standard bookkeeping. email: eatiltramezzinoplace@ if interested....
We are currently in search for a self-motivated team player with effective communication skills and an extraordinary ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment in our Old Town Alexandria office. The ideal candidate must be thorough, conscientious, organized, tech savvy and proactive. The individual requires a strong financial/bookkeeping background and will be responsible for t...
Are you or someone you know a person of high integrity and strong values looking for a position in a hard-working, fast-paced environment? Veros Partners (, an Indianapolis based financial services and consulting firm, is currently seeking team-oriented, talented individuals who enjoy serving others and doing their best at whatever the challenge. If you or someone you know is...
F/T BOOKKEEPER Entry level. Basic accounting knowledge, proficient in Microsoft Word & Excel; strong oral & written communication & organizational skills & able to multi-task. Minimum education-Business School or Community College Graduate in Accounting or Bookkeeping. Email resume to: ***** From Honolulu Star-Advertiser/MidWeek...
Company Confidential Bridgewater, MA
Bookkeeper Part time bookkeeper and other duties. Good knowledge of QuickBooks with high volume of components inventory (supply chain management) Recon Bank statements Receivables Qrtly statements Answering phone A small high caliber busy office, that requires team work. Other duties may include shipping/receiving of manufactured products. Pay determination based on experience. This job h...
We seek a motivated, experienced accounting professional to provide our clients with outstanding accounting support services for a minimum of 20 hours per week. Most work can be performed remotely. Duties include, but are not limited to the following: Accounts Receivable Management: Direct the regular preparation and delivery of invoices. Manage the receivables collection process and administer ...
BOOKKEEPING POSITION Looking for a full time bookkeeper. Duties to include, but not limited to: Answering the telephone, take accurate messages, and writing down the information, waiting on customers, correctly writing invoices, correcting the invoices and entering them into the computer system. Must have an accounting degree or equivalent work experience and a full understanding of general accoun...
Bookkeeper/Office Manager Position available – for immediate hire November 2015 Disability Rights International (DRI) is the world’s leading international human rights organization dedicated to the protection of children and adults with disabilities around the world. We are located near Dupont Circle in Washington, DC, and we have three field offices abroad. We are seeking a full-time, experien...
Bookkeeper CPA firm in East Memphis seeks exp. bookkeeper, including P/R, G/L thru financal stmts, to work w/ multiple clients. Quick- Books exp. a plus. Full time w/benefits. Email resume & Salary requirements to: ***** Posting provided by:...
Bookkeeper/Accounts Payable Manager Moulton Bellingham PC seeks an experienced bookkeeper and accounts payable manager. Responsibilities include: maintaining the books of the firm in accordance with accounting principles, managing trust accounts, budgeting and financial reporting, and managing payroll and accounts payable. Qualified individuals are invited to submit a resume and cover letter with ...
BOOKKEEPER-F/T Duties to include, but not limited to: Answering phone, taking accurate messages and writing down the information, waiting on customers, correctly writing invoices, correcting invoices and entering them into computer system. Must have an accounting degree or equivalent work experience and a full understanding of general accounting procedures. Must have a friendly personality and gr...

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