Professional Accountant Resume Sample

A professional accountant’s primary responsibility is to help businesses conceive goals, plan how to achieve them, and take necessary measures. Their task is to prepare and examine the financial record, make sure the records are accurate, and taxes are paid on time. Accountants produce a survey of the financial operations of a business to help them run smoothly. They offer services to individuals by assisting them to make plans of action for better financial well-being. The duties of a professional accountant include inspecting statements to ensure accuracy, ensuring financial documents comply with law and regulations, compute tax and prepare tax returns, examine the accounting system and keep them up to date, organize and maintain financial records, improve business efficiency and recommend best practices to the management. The candidate needs to be a graduate in commerce and must hold CPA certification.

Professional Accountant Resume

Name: Aaron Smith

Address: 2034 Main Street, Boston, MA 02109
Phone: 503 – 310-756
Email: [email protected]
Current Job:  Professional Accountant, Glen Dara Construction Co., Cambridge, MA


Proficient and qualified professional accountant with 7 years of experience handling the accounting system of an organization. A certified public accountant and knows how to handle the ledger process, account reconciliations, and streamlining accounts. Detail-oriented and have knowledge performing tasks accurately and possess an efficient pace to service the needs of clients. Seeking a role as a professional accountant where extensive skills will be further developed and utilized.


  • Detail-oriented, efficient and organized professional
  • Highly trustworthy, discreet and ethical
  • Superb verbal and communication skill
  • Possessing strong analytical and problem-solving skill
  • Resourceful in completion of projects and effective at multi-tasking
  • Holds CPA license
  • Understanding about contract negotiation, reconciliation and variance analysis
  • Experienced used of QuickBooks

Work Experience

Professional Accountant, Glen Dara Construction Co., Cambridge, MA ( 2016 – present )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Executed account payable functions for construction expense
  • Handled vendor account and generated weekly on-demand cheques
  • Coordinated financial department with budget, forecast, payroll, accounts payable and receivable
  • Created forecast for the management group
  • Reduced credit period from 90 days to 60 days
  • Performed online banking duties

Professional Accountant, Stonepark Web Design Inc., Boston, MA (2014 – 2016 )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Handled account payable, receivable and payroll department
  • Liaised with bank, insurer, and solicitor related to the financial transaction
  • Coordinated monthly payroll duties for employees
  • Maintained compliance with accounting deadline
  • Managed payroll duties for employees
  • Prepared annual company account and reports

Professional Accountant, Lancer Industries, Boston, MA (2012 – 2014 )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performed general duties and administrative tasks
  • Developed a confidential sales report for presentation to management
  • Provided phone support and managed mails
  • Scheduled client appointment and updated confidential client files
  • Monitored and recorded company expenses


Masters in Accounting – Boston University, Boston, MA

Bachelor Degree in Accounting – Boston University, Boston, MA

High School: Fenway High School, Boston, MA


John Seamore, Professional Accountant, Stonepark Web Design Inc., Boston, MA

Personal Information:

  • Civil Status: Married
  • Date of Birth: 9/4/1999
  • Hobbies: Playing badminton and tennis

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