Junior Accountant Resume

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Career Objective:

Detail-oriented, and certified accounting professional, seeking the position of a Junior Accountant to use my knowledge and 5+ years of experience with different accounting duties, and assisting the accounting department in daily operations.

Summary of Skills:

  • Sound understanding of basic and intermediate accounting principles, including GAAP
  • Capable of paying attention to detail, and maintaining confidentiality of the information
  • Capable of handling account payable, account receivable, maintaining general ledgers, handling bookkeeping, and preparing accurate financial reports
  • Ability to use MS Office suite, QuickBooks, ERP SAP
  • Excellent mathematical and organizational skills
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

Work Experience:

Junior Accountant

Owens Enterprises, Salt Lake City, Utah

May 2016 – Present

  • Entering invoices in the database for managing account payable/receivable, and handling all accounting operations
  • Maintaining and updating accounting records of 300+ clients in both electronic and paper formats
  • Assisting team for monthly and annual audits, and preparing concise reports
  • Reconciling general ledgers by keeping a close track of the account receivable details
  • Handling journal entries, account payable, account receivable, and various other duties
  • Providing necessary support to process balance sheet, P/L statements and other financial statements as required

Accounting Associate

RigUp Incorporation, Salt Lake City, Utah

October 2013 – April 2016

  • Researched billing entries for 200+ clients, and performed reconciliations as directed by the senior accounting supervisor
  • Recorded invoices in the ERP SAP accounting software for expenses, inventory purchases, and fixed assets of the organization
  • Assisted the team in account payable an account receivable activities by maintaining records of all transactions
  • Updated accounting details in the system, resolved discrepancies, and generated standardized monthly reports
  • Escalated complicated issues to the senior management to get solutions in minimal time
  • Prepared journal entries, account analysis, and maintaining supporting documents
  • Performed administrative tasks by working with the support team as required

Internship:
Accounting Intern

Papa Johns, Salt Lake City, Utah

August 2012 – September 2013

  • Maintained more than 100 client accounts by processing account payable, and account receivable transactions
  • Provided support to the senior accountants in performing duties and keeping general ledgers updated
  • Matched entries with the source data, and regularly updated the company database
  • Prepared monthly financial reports under the supervision of senior accountants
  • Collected, analyzed, and summarized business transaction details
  • Answered clients’ calls, and mailed invoices to the concerned vendor
  • Collected overdue from vendors by following up over phone call, emails, and personal visits

Education:

  • Master’s Degree in Finance

    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

    2012
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting

    University of Utah, Sal Lake City, UT

    2010

Certifications:

  • Certified Public Accountant, 2015

Reference:

On request.

Related Link

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