This resume can be used as a guide to students seeking employment in the accounting field. Applicants need to outline their specific skills that will persuade the employer to read their application and create a positive mark in their minds. Due to experience limitations applicants need to indicate their key achievements related to the job applied for. This sample accounting student resume may be used to apply for graduate entry jobs, internships e.t.c
A sample accounting student resume
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Seeking to work as an accountant in a competitive and reputable company that will challenge me to utilize my professional skills to maximize profitability for the company
2009-2010: Fitness Center – Audit intern
Producing audit reports including internal control recommendations and management letters.
Organizing work papers prior to and at the conclusion of audits.
2008-2009: Accounts Payable Clerk
Responsible for implementation of new software program in order to increase the productivity of department while reducing errors.
Delivered excellent customer service continuously.
2008-2010: Bachelor of Commerce Finance Major -Wharton School of Finance
2004-2008: Bachelor of Science in Accounting- Lewis College of Business
2003-2004: Diploma in Computer Applications: Microsoft Office word, Excel, Spreadsheet, adobe, desktop publishing, Internet, and QuickBooks. – Lewis college of Business
2002: Certificate in peer counseling, College of Charleston
Other skills and leadership experience
2008-2009: Chairman Business Students Association Wharton School of Finance
Playing and watching football
Reading and writing
Can be provided upon request