Price Guide for an Accountant / Bookkeeper from Virtual Coworker
Virtual Staff Work 20 to 40 Hours Dedicated Per Week, Ongoing
Bookkeeper starting at $8 per hour
Accountant starting at $10 per hour
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Sample Accountant / Bookkeeper Job Description
Job Title: Accountant / Bookkeeper
Job Overview: We are seeking a detail-oriented and experienced Remote Accountant/Bookkeeper to join our finance team. As an Accountant/Bookkeeper, you will play a crucial role in maintaining accurate financial records, managing day-to-day bookkeeping tasks, and contributing to the overall financial health of the organization. The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of accounting principles, proficiency in relevant software, and the ability to work independently in a remote environment.
- Record financial transactions, including purchases, sales, receipts, and payments, in the accounting software.
- Maintain accurate and up-to-date ledgers and journals.
- Bank Reconciliation:
- Reconcile bank statements and resolve discrepancies in a timely manner.
- Monitor and track business expenses and ensure compliance with financial policies.
- Financial Reporting:
- Generate and analyze financial reports, including profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
- Prepare financial reports for internal and external stakeholders.
- Tax Compliance:
- Assist in the preparation of tax returns and ensure compliance with relevant tax regulations.
- Stay informed about changes in tax laws and regulations.
- Budgeting and Forecasting:
- Collaborate with the finance team to develop and monitor budgets.
- Assist in financial forecasting and variance analysis.
- Audit Support:
- Prepare necessary documentation and support the audit process, liaising with auditors as needed.
- Ensure financial records are maintained in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.
- Proven experience as an Accountant or Bookkeeper, with a solid understanding of accounting principles and practices.
- Proficiency in accounting software (e.g., QuickBooks, Xero) and Microsoft Excel.
- Strong attention to detail and accuracy in financial record-keeping.
- Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
- Ability to work independently and meet deadlines in a remote work environment.
Education and Experience:
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field is preferred.
- Relevant accounting certifications (e.g., CPA, ACCA) are a plus.