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Select, Find and Prepare for Accounting Careers and Jobs - all on one page

This page will take you through 4 steps to (1) Select an accounting career, (2) Find accouning job listings, (3) Prepare for an accounting career, and (4) Provide accounting job-specific resources.

Here is a quick 2-minute helper video External Link.

Step 1: Select a Job: You will be presented with a listing of accounting careers/jobs. The list may be quite long. There are two ways you might like to use this list:
1) Filter - As you enter a word, you will filter (limit) the list of careers and jobs below
2) Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply browse the list of careers and jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered. This may help you to discover jobs that might be of interest.

Once you have identified an occupation of interest, simply click on it.

Step 2: Find a Job: After you have selected a job above, you will see current jobs listings. You can change the location, distance from location and recency as you wish. Each of the listings will link to a current job opening.

Job listings (based on your criteria) can be sent daily to your inbox, so you always have access to the latest opportunities. Complete the short form to start - you can opt out anytime.

Step 3: Prepare For a Job: In this section you will see one or more links to a career that is usually a bit more general than your initial selection. The link(s) is directly related to the specific job you identified through your prior selections.
*NOTE: It is possible that there may not be a career path identified for the specific job you selected in Step 2. If this is the case, scroll up the page and click on a different job.

Click on a link and you will gain access to detailed information to help you prepare for a career in this field. Information includes core and supplemental duties, general and specific work activities, knowledge required, skills required, preparation required, educational requirements, work experience required, local salary information, certifications, professional associations, current job listings for the job selected along with multiple similar job titles, occupations with similar capabilities and interests (starting a career), and occupations with similar skills and Experience (changing a career).

Step 4: Job-Specific Resources (detailed and constantly updated): Continue to scroll down the page and you will find tabs that will provide detailed (updated) links to occupational information specific to the Job you selected. This information includes:
Videos: Provides a listing of video links related to this career. A great way to get a quick overview of the occupation.
Resumes: Sources for resume materials and techniques. This can help to get you started.
Job Description: Sources that provide job descriptions, which are vital to resume and interview preparation.
Interviews: Provides links that can help you to prepare for and successfully complete the job interview.
Step by Step: Provides links to resources that can help to organize the career search process.
LinkedIn: One of the best professional social media sites that provides links, opportunities, and networking specifically for careers and career development.

1) Select a Job

Scroll through the picklist (below). There are 321 accounting careers and jobs listed. Select those that may be of interest - you will get links to active job listings for that specific accounting occupation, and detailed resources to help you prepare a career path (ladder).
You can use this form two ways:

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Filter - As you enter a keyword, you will filter (limit) the list of careers and jobs below

Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply browse the list of careers and jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered. This may help you to discover jobs that might be of interest.

Enter a Keyword (filter the list below)
OR - leave blank and scroll through the choices:



Select a Job Title (scroll and Select) :

Account Auditor
Account Receivable
Account Receivable Associate
Account Receivable Clerk
Accountant
Accountant Assistant
Accountant Clerk
Accountant Helper
Accountant Specialist
Accountant Supervisor
Accounting Administrator
Accounting Analyst
Accounting and Payroll Supervisor
Accounting Assistant
Accounting Associate
Accounting Auditor
Accounting Bookkeeper
Accounting Chair
Accounting Clerk
Accounting Clerks Supervisor
Accounting Consultant
Accounting Coordinator
Accounting Director
Accounting Lecturer
Accounting Machine Mechanic
Accounting Machine Operator
Accounting Manager
Accounting Methods Analyst
Accounting Officer
Accounting Representative
Accounting School Director
Accounting Specialist
Accounting Specialist Supervisor
Accounting Staff Assistant
Accounting Supervisor
Accounting Systems Analyst
Accounting Technician
Accounting Tutor
Accounting/Finance Tutor
Accounting/Payroll Administrator
Accounting/Payroll Clerk
Accounts Payable Administrator
Accounts Payable Assistant
Accounts Payable Associate
Accounts Payable Clerk
Accounts Payable Coordinator
Accounts Payable Lead
Accounts Payable Manager
Accounts Payable Representative
Accounts Payable Specialist
Accounts Payable Supervisor
Accounts Payable/Office Manager
Accounts Payable/Payroll Clerk
Accounts Payables Clerk
Accounts Receivable Agent (AR Agent)
Accounts Receivable Assistant
Accounts Receivable Clerk
Accounts Receivable Coordinator
Accounts Receivable Manager
Accounts Receivable Manager (AR Manager)
Accounts Receivable Specialist
Accounts Receivable Specialist (AR Specialist)
Accounts Receivable Supervisor
Accounts Receivable/Payable Purchasing Manager
Accredited Financial Counselor
Alternative Financing Specialist
Assistant Vice President, Investment Analysis
Associate Management Auditor
Audit Associate
Audit Clerk
Audit Clerks Supervisor
Audit Control Clerk
Audit Director
Audit Machine Operator
Audit Manager
Audit Partner
Audit Technician (Audit Tech)
Auditing Clerk
Auditing Manager
Auditing Services Vice President
Auditor
Auditor Appraiser
Auditor Supervisor
Auditor-In-Charge
Auditor/Manager of Operations Auditing
Bad Credit Collector
Bank Accountant
Blood Bank Credit Clerk
Bookkeeper
Bookkeeper Assistant
Bookkeepers Supervisor
Bookkeeping Assistant
Bookkeeping Clerk
Bookkeeping Clerks Supervisor
Bookkeeping Machine Mechanic
Bookkeeping Manager
Branch Credit Counselor
Budget Accountant
Budget Credit Counselor
Business Opportunity and Property Investment Broker
Cash Accounting Clerk
Certified Consumer Credit and Housing Counselor
Certified Credit and Housing Counselor
Certified Credit Consultant
Certified Credit Counselor
Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
Certified Financial Planner Professional
Certified Income Tax Preparer (CTP)
Certified Personal Accountant Firm Partner (CPA Firm Partner)
Certified Personal Finance Counselor
Certified Public Accountant
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Chief School Finance Officer
City Auditor
City Tax Auditor
City Treasurer
Claim Auditor
Claims Auditor
Co-Chief Investment Officer & Senior Portfolio Manager
Commercial Credit Advisor
Commercial Credit Analyst
Commercial Credit Reviewer
Commercial Energy Auditor
Compliance Auditor
Comprehensive Financial Planner
Computer Bookkeeper
Consumer Credit Counselor
Corporate Accountant
Corporate Controller
Corporate Financial Analyst
Corporate Statistical Financial Analyst
Corporate Tax Preparer
Corporate Treasurer
Cost Accountant
Cost Accounting Clerk
Cost Accounting Manager
Cost and Budget Analyst
Cost and Budget Manager
County Auditor
County Treasurer
Daily Sales Audit Clerk
Data Processing Auditor
Database Designer and Bookkeeper
Debt and Budget Counselor
Delinquent Tax Collection Assistant
Delinquent Tax Collector
Delinquent Tax Collector Assistant
Deputy Clerk Treasurer
Deputy Treasurer
Director of Administration and Finance
Director of Financial Development
Director, Compliance Audit Services
Distribution Accounting Clerk
Education Finance Processor
Electric Accounting Machine Operator (EAM Operator)
Electronic Data Processing Auditor (EDP Auditor)
Energy Audit Advisor
Energy Auditor
Enrollment Services and Financial Services Dean
Estate Tax Examiner
Facility Finance Manager
Family Financial Management Extension Specialist
Fiduciary Accountant
Field Auditor
Field Tax Auditor
Finance Budget Specialist
Financial Accountant
Financial Auditor
Financial Institution Treasurer
Fiscal Accounting Clerk
Fixed Income Investment Manager
Food and Beverage Auditor
Forensic Accountant
Forensic Audit Expert
Full Charge Bookkeeper
Fund Accountant
General Accountant
General Accounting Manager
General Ledger Accountant
General Ledger Bookkeeper
Government Incentives Alternative Financing Specialist
Grain Accountant
Head Bookkeeper
Health Information Management Inpatient Coding Auditor (HIM Inpatient Coding Auditor)
Hotel Night Auditor
Income Auditor
Income Tax Adjuster
Income Tax Administrator
Income Tax Advisor
Income Tax Auditor
Income Tax Consultant
Income Tax Expert
Income Tax Investigator
Income Tax Preparer
Industrial Accountant
Insurance Auditor
Internal Audit Manager
Internal Auditor
International Accounting User Representative
Inventory Accountant
Inventory Auditor
Irrigation Tax Assessor-Collector
IT Investment/Portfolio Manager
Junior Accountant
Letter of Credit Clerk
Licensed Tax Consultant
Loan and Credit Manager
Loan Auditor
Loss Prevention Auditor
Loss Prevention Inventory Auditor
Machine Accountant
Management and Budget Analyst
Management Budget Analyst
Management Systems Auditor
Manager, Environmental, Health & Safety Audits
Medical Accountant
Medical Auditor
Mortgage Accounting Clerk
Mutual Fund Accountant
Night Audit Supervisor
Night Auditor
Office Bookkeeper
Office Manager/Accounting
Office Manager/Bookkeeper
Patient Financial Representative
Patient Financial Service Representative
Payroll Accountant
Payroll Accounting Clerk
Payroll Auditor
Payroll Bookkeeper
Payroll Tax Analyst
Peer Financial Counselor
Personal Finance Coach
Personal Finance Counselor
Personal Finance Tutor
Personal Financial Advisor
Personal Financial Counselor
Personal Financial Planner
Personal Investment Adviser
Plant Accountant
Principal Budget Analyst
Principle Accounting Clerk
Private Investment Specialist
Program Lead, Global Environment Health and Safety Audits (Program Lead, Global EHS Audits)
Project Accountant
Property Accountant
Public Accountant
Public Health Clerk Auditor (PHC Auditor)
Pupil Accounting Secretary
Railroad Accountant
Railroad Auditor
Receptionist/Switchboard/Accounts Receivable
Renewable Energy System Finance Specialist
Revenue Accountant
Revenue Audit Clerk
Revenue Field Auditor
Revenue Tax Specialist
Risk Model Auditor
Sales Audit Clerk
School Treasurer
Secretary/Treasurer
Senior Accountant
Senior Environmental, Health & Safety Auditor
Senior Investment Analyst
Services Investment Specialist
Social Security Financial Advisor
Socially Responsible Investment Adviser
Special Tax Auditor
Staff Accountant
Staff Auditor
State Auditor
Statistical Financial Analyst
Tax Accountant
Tax Adjuster
Tax Advisor
Tax Agent
Tax Analyst
Tax Appraiser
Tax Assessor
Tax Assistant
Tax Associate
Tax Attorney
Tax Auditor
Tax Clerk
Tax Collection Coordinator
Tax Collector
Tax Commissioner
Tax Compliance Agent
Tax Compliance Officer
Tax Compliance Representative
Tax Consultant
Tax Director
Tax Economist
Tax Evaluator
Tax Examiner
Tax Examining Technician
Tax Investigator
Tax Lawyer
Tax Manager
Tax Map Technician
Tax Preparer
Tax Processor
Tax Professional
Tax Revenue Officer
Tax Reviewer
Tax Specialist
Tax Technician
Town Treasurer
Traveling Accountant
Traveling Auditor
Traveling Repair Accountant
Treasurer
Treasurer/Assignor
Trust Investment Manager
Typing Bookkeeper
Vice President, Financial and Real Estate Services
Workforce Investment Act Career Manager (WIA Career Manager)

3) Prepare For a Job

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