Below are some of the responsibilities a bookkeeper is expected to assume in their position. Prepare accounting records by compiling and analyzing account information. Reconcile the companys financial records to help ensure the accuracy of financial statements. Prepare tax returns for businesses and individuals. Post financial transactions to accounts and prepare financial statements. Study financial trends to determine future business needs.
Bachelors degree in accounting, business, or a related field
Strong working knowledge of accounting principles, financial statements, and accounting systems
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook), with advanced Microsoft Excel skills
Strong working knowledge of QuickBooks; experience with other tax preparation and accounting software
Strong organizational, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Detail-oriented and able to prioritize
Able to work independently and as part of a team