JESSE KENDALL, CPA
123 Elm Street • Biloxi, MS 39535 • email@example.com
Home: 228.555.5555 • Cell: 228.444.4444
Meticulous and highly motivated bilingual (English / Japanese) Accounting Associate seeks opportunity to demonstrate
exemplary organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills while utilizing strong attention to detail.
Expertise in all aspects of accounting, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, financial reporting, and
bank reconciliations. Highly trustworthy, discreet, and ethical.
Exceptional communication skills with the capacity to work successfully with international personnel at all levels of
an organization. Life experience in three different countries with a well-developed multinational perspective.
Fast learner with the proven adaptability to quickly grasp new applications and procedures.
Demonstrated track record in increasing efficiency and boosting productivity.
ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATE, ABC Incorporated. Biloxi, MS: 07/20xx – Present
Supervise an on-site assistant and an off-site part-time accounting associate. Quickly resolve accounting errors. Ensure all
transactions are accurately recorded in a timely manner. Effectively communicate among internal/external team members to
obtain all necessary information. Maintain full compliance to accounting policies and deadlines. Manage vendor accounts.
Accounting Duties: Prepare income statements and balance sheets. Provide documentation for quarterly Review
Engagements. Regularly report financial status of the company to the Branch Manager via monthly financial statements.
Manage AP, AR, and capital asset accounts. Monitor and manage cash accounts; maintain cash receipts journal. Reconcile
three company credit cards and eight bank accounts. Record and monitor company sales, expenses, and profit and loss (P&L).
Verify payments from inter-company sales and match commission payments to invoices. Prepare weekly bank deposits and
administer online banking functions. File monthly ABC Incorporated tax refund.
Improved efficiency for retrieving accounting documents by instituting a record retention procedure.
Increased accuracy and reliability of transactions by implementing a new supervisor invoice sign-off policy.
INCOME TAX PREPARER, BCD House 02/20xx – 04/20xx
Helped low-income families file their tax returns. 02/20xx – 04/20xx
ACCOUNTING VOLUNTEER, CDE Justice 07/20xx – 09/20xx
ACCOUNTING/FINANCE TUTOR, EFG College 09/20xx – 04/20xx
CERTIFICATION AND AFFILIATION
Certified Public Accountant Certification, State of Mississippi 02/20xx
Mississippi CPA Society 05/20xx – Present
Passed Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA): Level I and II exams. 06/20xx
B.B.A, Degree – ACCOUNTING Major, XYZ College, Biloxi, MS ▪ Dean’s List 06/20xx
Course Work: Introduction to Accounting, Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Auditing, Taxation, Advanced Financial
Accounting, Advanced Managerial Accounting, Finance for Managers, Advanced Financial Management, Micro Economics,
Macro Economics, Managerial Economics, Business Statistics
Bachelor of Science Degree Program – MATH Major, XYZ University, Biloxi, MS 09/20xx – 05/20xx
Course Work: Calculus, Finite Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics, Fundamentals for Algebra and Analysis, Linear Algebra
Simply Accounting, TRAMS Back Office, ClientBase, MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access), Internet
Excellent References Available Upon Request