Entry Level Accountant Resume Sample

An entry level accountant updates and maintains the company's financial records; therefore, they are responsible for analyzing information to prepare financial statements. Likewise they establish financial records of the company's profits, assets, liabilities; consequently they are essential to every company. They usually work in comfortable environments that are equipped with personal computers and telephones, among other electronic devices. Furthermore, these professionals enjoy great working conditions in accounting departments by assisting senior accountants.

Matthew Rippin
168 Archibald St.
Cincinnati, OH 45244
(912) 555-8190


Summary of Qualifications

Maintained accounts payable records.
Filed developing capital project procedures and audit controls.
Developed and maintained capital project files.
Reviewed capital projects purchases.
Assisted in development of computer programs for maintaining capital projects.

Accounting Clerk
Reconciled various expenditure reports to source documents.
Reviewed procurement documents and invoices for accuracy.
Prepared routine entries and posted financial transactions.
Reconciled entries and internal ledgers to financial system reports.
Assisted in preparation of financial statements.


2006 - Present Johansen & Sons Athens, OH
Accounting Clerk
Responsible for all basic accounting functions. Coordinated distribution of invoices and classified transactions.

1999 - 2004 Giant Food Stores Akron, OH
Assistant Accounting Clerk
Reported directly to the CEO. Handled all corporate financial transactions. Drafted quarterly and annual financial statements


B.S. Accounting, Beloit College, Beloit WI

Graduated suma cum laude.


Available upon request.

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Lois Chang
1245 Worcester Street
Natick, MA
Phone: (508) 655-4800

Looking for accountant job position in a firm.

Qualifications Summary:
  • Reported the company's financial status to managers and CEOs.
  • Assisted in the design of new capital projects.
  • Audited all company's accounts.
  • Prepared financial statements.
Work Experience:
Commerce Group Inc, Webster, MA
Accounting Clerk (2009 to Present)
  • Responsible for all accounting functions.
  • Allocated invoices and organized transactions.
National Grid, Waltham, MA
Assistant Accounting Clerk (2006 to 2008)
  • Reported directly to executives or CEOs.
  • Responsible for all business financial transactions.
  • Scheduled periodically financial statements.
Bentley University, Waltham, MA
From 2002 to 2005
Accounting Clerk
  • Organized routine entries and financial transactions documents.
  • Assisted senior accountants to prepare financial statements.
Education Details:
Bachelor of Science in Accounting, 2001
Bentley University, Waltham, MA.

  • Excellent communicative skills (oral and written).
  • Expert in Ms Office and QuickBooks.
  • Fast Typing (150 wpm.)
  • Interested in financial matters.
  • Reading books.
  • Listening to classic music.

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