Bookkeeper Jobs - Page 3
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.
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.
A company in the Rockville Area is seeking a Bookkeeper to join their team. This company's name will remain confidential due to the companies request. They are looking for a Highly Motivated, Positive and Friendly person. The company was voted top place to work in 2014 via The Washington Post. Requirements: Must have 2+ Years of Experience. An associates degree at minimum. Experience with gove...
Job Description: Accounting Associate/Bookkeeper . Must have a solid bookkeeping background, balance accounts, payables, general ledger. Must be able to multi-task and switch gears quickly for this very busy office. Must be proficient with Quickbooks and have excellent communication skills. We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard ...
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 (www.verospartners.com), 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...
Property Bookkeeper / Adminstrator Peace of Mind Property Management & Real Estate, Inc. – Woonsocket, RI Peace of Mind Property Management & Real Estate, Inc. an expanding real estate brokerage and property management company based in Woonsocket, RI. Small by design, our company focuses on results, personal service, replicable systems, and lasting client relationships. We serve quality landlord...
Retail company in Montgomery County is seeking an experienced Bookkeeper to join their team! Responsibilities: · Accounts Payable o Entering and Printing Invoices o Vendor Relations · Accounts Receivable o Cash Receipts o Filing o Updating Customer Information · Payroll o Processing Bi-Weekly Payroll for 104 employees in 6 different states in Paycom (Cloud-Based Software) o Updating emp...
Bookkeeping/Office Manager wanted for busy surgical practice in Richmond, KY. *Bookkeeping & Accounting experience necessary. *Employee management experience required. *Degree & References required Hours from 8am-5pm plus Email resumes to: ***** This job listing brought to you by The Richmond Register...
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...
Duties: - Assist with financial statement processing and proofreading - Assemble financial reports and tax returns - Schedule appointments - Provide administrative/clerical support for all staff - Answer phones, file and perform office duties Requirements: - Strong Microsoft Excel and Word skills - Basic experience with some accountant programs - Strong organizational skills, attention to...
Company Confidential Gardner, MA, 01440
Full Charge Bookkeeper/Office Manager 30 hours/week to start.6.5 hr. days with ½ hour lunch. Flexible hours, between 8:00am-4:00pm. Growth for 40 hr/wk. This is a one person office. This person must be able to work independently. Must be proficient with Quickbooks and Microsoft Office.Computer literate with ability to learn/utilize industry specific software. We currently do not do job costing,...
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...
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...
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...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Bookkeeper Baton Rouge, LA Full-Time Unspecified Apply Apply Bookkeeper Baton Rouge, LA Full-Time Unspecified Apply Job Details If you are a Bookkeeper with experience, please read on! Top Reasons to Work with Us We are a fast-paced and growing small business in Baton Rouge, LA. We're committe...
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...
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:...
Company Confidential Hanover, MA, 02339
Bookkeeper/Accountant Construction Co. A well estab Construction Co in the Hanover area 2540 hrs/wk Candidate should be a team player w 5-10 yrs accounting exp through trial balance, knowledge of construction accounting, and the ability to manage financial activity of multiple companies. Exp in QuickBooks, Excel & Word is required. Please include salary requirements with resume. Fax: 781-659-340...
Lange, Poteet & Co., CPAs, a long-established large local firm in San Antonio is seeking a full charge bookkeeper. Payroll tax reporting and QuickBooks experience required. Excellent pay scale commensurate with experience, benefits package, and virtually no travel. All replies held in strictest confidence. See us at www.LPCPA.com....
Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!
Accounting Career Tools
$21,000.00 - $54,080.00
Typical Salary for Bookkeeper
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool
Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool
Maintains records of financial transactions by establishing accounts; posting transactions.
Rate of Growth
Size of Industry in 2006:
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006
Attention to Detail
Maintains historical records by filing documents.
Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying requirements; enforcing adherence to requirements; filing reports; advising management on needed actions.
Popular Bookkeeper Articles
Sample Resume for a Bookkeeper
Make sure your resume provides a full account of your bookkeeping experience so you can land the interview. This example shows you how.
Finance and Accounting Career Advice
Browse our library of finance and accounting career advice for tips on finding a job, writing your resume, preparing for an interview and more.
Sample Resumes by Industry
Writing a resume specific to your industry is a great way to be a star candidate. If you need help customizing your resume to your field, check out these resume examples for various careers.
Closed Your Small Business, and Now You Need a Job?
After years of being your own boss, now you have to reinvent yourself. Convince corporate America that you have the skills and drive to join its ranks.
Interview Comedian Candidates
Job applicants say the darndest things. Get ready for some laughs with these real-life interview answers.