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Hire a freelance accountant today to handle all your bookkeeping, auditing, taxation and accounting needs. Certified Public Accountants (CPA) can help you with payroll processing or manage your escrow account and brokerage. Some accountants specialize in certain accounting principles, including forensic accounting and financial accounting.

Accounting is the process of producing financial records about an individual or organization. These financial statements can be used to help a company’s management team assess economic resources under their control. Accountants often use enterprise resource planning software or accounting software to help organize their clients’ finances. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, you’ll find accountants who can provide accounting services to small businesses and professionals around the world.

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  1. Mandy Weinberg

    Mandy Weinberg

    Salesforce, NetSuite, ERP Consultant, Project Manager, Accountant

    United States - Last active: 10/09/2013 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

    An experienced business application consultant seeking project based employment to fulfill successful software deployments. Application experience ranges from complex financial and supply chain solutions to basic sales automation and web-based communications and collaboration tools. System experience includes Quickbooks, Quickbooks Online, Netsuite, Salesforce, Wordpress, and Kickapps. Professional characteristics include attention to detail, effective and direct communication style, and a commitment to understand customer needs and set expectations appropriately.

    $50.00 /hr
    84 hours
  2. Milan G.

    Business Analysts, Excel Expert

    Bosnia and Herzegovina - Last active: 08/04/2014 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

    With almost a decade of experience in Excel reporting and analysis I really enjoy working with data. For the last four years I have been extensively using Excel PowerPivot for financial reporting purposes. My current fields of interest are data modeling, statistics and dashboard design.

    $37.77 /hr
    12 hours
  3. Vladimir K.

    Vladimir K. Agency Contractor

    Project Manager, QA engineer, accountant

    Slovakia - Last active: 08/12/2014 - Tests: 4

    During the last 10 years I have been working in different companies (including international charity organizations and commercial companies). I have started my career as an accountant, participating in various commercial and non-commercial projects as accountant (primary role) and project manager. I took part in several international charitable projects headed by the Netherlands funds. My core competency lies in complete management of a project. I also have experience as QA engineer during the last year as I am working in international software company maintaining part time QA tasks

    Associated with: RostDS s.r.o. Agency

    $11.11 /hr
    420 hours
  4. Ani H.

    Ani H.

    Accounting/Finance/IFRS/Business Planning/Excel/Budgeting/Sage ERP X3

    Germany - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 2

    Hi, I am Ani, I am an experienced professional and if I apply for your project/accept it, this means I know how to do it :) I have over 7 years of professional experience in Managerial Accounting, Bookkeeping, Finance, Planning and Budgeting, ERP consultancy. Currently I am progressing with ACCA certification exams and have almost completed the IFRS studies and examination. I have perfect: - Multitasking skills, - Organisation and Time-Management skills, - Effective and efficient working talents, - Attention to details. All these skills and characters help saving time and money, instead of plenty of rework and correction after the job is done.

    $16.67 /hr
    70 hours
  5. Mujahid Ullah Baber

    Mujahid Ullah Baber

    Mature Responsible and Experienced Resource With Impeccable English.

    Pakistan - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 4

    I am capable of providing you satisfactory services in the domain of my expertise, such as Management Consulting, Data Entry, Email Communication, Proof Reading, and much more in quite a diverse form. Having lived in the UK for many years, I have a very good understanding of the quality of work required and how important it is to write correctly, easy to understand language with correct spelling, grammar.and no usage of trite/archaic words. I believe that I can contribute to your business success in one form or the other, and look forward to work with you.

    $7.00 /hr
    2 hours
  6. Rizwan A.

    Rizwan A. Agency Contractor

    QuickBooks, Bookkeeper, Xero, Data Entry, Virtual Assistant,

    Pakistan - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 3

    I am very much attentive, honest and hard working person. So, there is no compromise to provide the best quality. I ensure you about best quality of work. By hiring me, you will get the best service at a short time.. I worked in a multi-national company as a data entry operator. I worked there properly. That company were satisfied on my quality. So, I am too expert in all office skills and internet. If you are looking for a real professional in the area of Administrative Support – including Data Entry, MS Office, Google Docs and Web Research, with excellent communication skills, then you’ve come to the right profile. Also good skills on communication like skype,facebook,twitter,e-mail etc. I am serving in accounts for last 5 years. I handled different types of accounts of various companies professionally. I am confident and have demonstrated professionalism and enthusiasm in all previous roles. I always prefer to accept challenging work. I have been working in Quick Books,Wave,Xero. Employer's satisfaction is my main objective. I have completed Bachelor in Commerce & Master in Commerce with specialization in Finance from Punjab University Hailey College of Commerce Lahore.

    Associated with: Master Mind

    $4.00 /hr
    78 hours
  7. Ma Portia Ursula Dominguez

    Ma Portia Ursula Dominguez

    Project Manager

    Philippines - Last active: 09/12/2012 - Tests: 4

    I have worked in the banking and restaurant industries from 2000 to 2007. I focused my skills on working with call centers, doing initial set up and running one eventually. It was in 2008 I was introduced to my latest passion, writing. I was given this chance when I started writing articles for a company which focused on e-commerce. I then acquired a new skill, SEO. In 2009, I was employed by a game developer. Focusing a lot on online community, web development and production. I am currently a project manager slash producer. I am seeking opportunities to work with others to gain more knowledge. I have extra time in my hands to also earn additional income per month.

    $8.89 /hr
    69 hours


    Accountant/Bookkeeper/Data Entry/Creative Writing/SAP FICO

    Philippines - Last active: 12/01/2014 - Tests: 3

    I have accumulated for myself 9 years of solid accounting experience. The past 4 years were dedicated to Accounts Payable, wherein I progressed over the years doing invoice processing to FX payments to duplicate payment analysis, maintaining a 99% accuracy rating. I have gained proficiency in the different modules in SAP (FI, MM, Business Intelligence). I have a basic training in MS 2007 Office Suit and an advanced training in Excel 2003. I also have some experience in banking operations, credit and collection, and business development.

    $5.56 /hr
    278 hours
  9. Laxman Ghimire

    Laxman Ghimire


    United States - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

    Enthusiastic Accounting Professional with strong work ethic,effective problem solver and team leader seeking an accounting position that will permit to capitalize my knowledge and expertise to enhance company potential while developing my skills. Expertise in all accounting functions, solid knowledge of GAAP accounting,Cost accounting and Tax accounting. Proficient with QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions, Quicbook Online and MS Office, SAP beginner. CMA/CPA Exam Candidate. Bookkeeping Consulting: QuickBook installation, set up and training. General Ledger Maintenance, Bank Reconciliations, Preparation of Financial Statements. Budget Preparations,Cost Accounting , Internal Controls Assessment and Consulting. Account Payable and Account Receivable management. Payroll: New Employee Hiring Reporting, Prepare Weekly, Bi-Weekly, Monthly Payroll for clients. Preparation and Filling Quarterly Payroll Returns Preparation Annual W2 and 1099 and Fillings Tax Returns Preparations and Tax Planning, Personal tax Returns 1040 ,Corporate Tax Returns 1120, S Corporation Returns, LLC, Partnership, Trust Tax Returns. Non Profit Information Fillings 1096 Sales Tax : Sales Tax e-file 1st quarter, 2nd quarter, 3rd quarter and 4th quarter. Other Business Services: E commerce Consulting, Sales Force, Customer Relationship Management, Accounting System Design Consulting. Filing your documents for IRS, L.A. County, Secretary of the State EDD & State Board Equalization, INC, (Article of Corporation) LLC, (Limited Liability Corporation) LLP, ( Limited Liability Partnership) INC Conversion to LLC, Cancellation INC and LLC, EIN, (Employer Identification Number), EDD, (State Employer ID number) Tax ID Number, (Resale California) License (Business City License) DBA, (Fictitious Business Name Statement) & Publication of your business I've used QuickBooks online, Enterprise Solutions and Pro professionally for more than three years. Over the years I've come in to assist small business owners with IRS audits due to poor bookkeeping, rectified files that had been severely mismanaged by sub-par bookkeepers, reconciled accounts, managed payroll, started files from scratch, A/P, A/R, and countless other facets of QuickBooks.

    $25.00 /hr
    29 hours