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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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Accounting Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.66.

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  1. Golam Azam

    Golam Azam

    Expert -Accounting, QBO, Business-Writing & Financial Analysis

    Bangladesh - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 22 - Portfolio: 9

    ""Perfect Service for Perfect Client at Perfect Time"" I'm an MBA (Accounting & Information Systems) with 5 years experience in a well reputed local firm as an accountant. I have latest technology devices and high speed broad band internet connection to provide quality project. My English proficiency is stronger than you need. My Best Qualities:- <MS Excel> <Data Analysis> <Business Writing> <Business Plan Writing> <Business Modeling> <Report Writing> <Accounting Software - Intruit- QuickBooks, Tally, PeachTree, FreeAgent> <Bookkeeping> <Accounting> <Financial Analysis> <Financial Modeling> <Financial Planing> < Financial Forecasting> <Business Process Re-engineering> <Virtual Assistant> <E-mail Handling> <Internet Research> <My Accounting qualities> Bookkeeping Account Receivable Management, Account Payable Management, Inventory Management, General Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Management Accounting, Financial Statement Analysis. My service will provide greater quality and consume little time to complete your project. Thank You!

    $10.00 /hr
    87 hours
    4.98
  2. Amanda D.

    Amanda D.

    Nonprofit Professional skilled in strategy and general business ops

    United States - Last active: 18 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 8

    Writing has always been my passion; somehow, I've been lucky enough to find a way to fold it into my work. My ability to speak in the voice of the audience, as well as the voice of the brand, has led to success in grant writing, social media marketing and content planning. After an inspiring volunteer experience, I started working for a progressive nonprofit that both accepted, and fostered my desire for an entrepreneurial approach to nonprofit management. I bring almost a decade of experience, enthusiasm, and passion for the world of nonprofit. My projects range from short-term to long-term, and I am also a skilled strategy consultant. My motto has always been "nonprofit at heart, entrepreneurial in spirit." My own personal mission is to leave an organization in better shape than I found it. So far, so good! Specialties: 1) Grant Research, Writing & Reporting: - Research and build prospect database - Draft letter's of inquiry (LOI's) - Prepare grant proposals (RFP's) 2) Program build-out: - Narrative drafting - Outcome analysis and development - Volunteer recruitment & management 3) Fundraising & Development: - Strategic plan development - Craft and prepare fundraising strategy - Corporate Sponsorship/CSR program development - Third-party event management - Marketing and public relations 4) Website Development: - Content planning - Site design (via enduser-friendly Wix) 5) Accounting & Bookkeeping: - Budget planning: operating & programmatic - General Bookkeeping: QuickBooks Pro, QuickBooks Online 6) Resume & Cover Letter Writing - Having maintained leadership roles in high-level positions, I am also skilled resume and cover letter writing. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask! I put the mission of the organization first and foremost,which makes me flexible and efficient.

    $38.89 /hr
    253 hours
    5.00
  3. Faisal Javed

    Faisal Javed Agency Contractor

    Investor Ready Business Plans and Pitch Decks

    Pakistan - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 21

    QUICK OVERVIEW: * Over 7 years of progressive experience in writing business plans, pitch books, financial projections/analysis, and accounting. * Expertise lies in the preparation of investor-ready business plans, immigration business plans, venture capital business plans, and business plans for internal assessment/feasibility purposes. * Worked with high net worth individuals and companies generating a multimillion-dollar turnover per annum or seeking as much as $300 million in start-up funding. * 100% customer satisfaction backed by a unique oDesk Money Back Guarantee on hourly contracts, meaning you will get your money back from oDesk in case of dissatisfaction. * 98.8% positive reviews on oDesk. * Highly recommended business plan writer by previous customers * IBISWorld industry research reports are available for US-based companies, which is a highly reputable source for collecting industry statistics and trusted by private investors, bankers, and venture capitalists. IBISWorld charges $950 per industry report that you will get included in your business plan free of cost. * Offering free branding (logo) services to start-up entrepreneurs requesting business plan and pitch deck together. * Use of royalty free images in the business plan and pitch book that you can even publicize on your website, flyers, social media, and other promotional materials. * Free business plan review available! * Ranked 1st in the Business Plan test among over 9,000 test takers, by achieving 100% score. The test result is visible on the profile. Ranked among the top 10% or 20% successful test takers in all other relevant tests. * Sophisticated and appealing designs for business plans and pitch decks to inspire your prospective investors and other stakeholders. * Willing to sign an NDA to provide maximum protection to your business model and commercial interests. PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY: Faisal has over 7 years of progressive experience in writing award-winning business plans, investor pitch books, marketing plans, new business development, business coaching, market research, industry analysis, branding, pricing, financial analysis, corporate accounting and management consulting fields. A savvy start-up business planner and strategist, Faisal commenced his professional career back in 2007 when he secured his first employment in Comprehensive Business Consultant, Islamabad, Pakistan as an Assistant Auditor. He accelerated his professional career further in accounting and financial analysis fields by joining SNL Financial as Financial Analyst in 2009, a leading financial data providing firm located in the US. Acknowledging his tireless efforts and dedication to work, he was promoted to Coverage Analyst role later in 2011 where he continued to serve the organization for another one year. At the beginning of 2012, Faisal combined his business acumen and vast experience and founded his own business plan writing firm, Aceplans. Being a business plan writer and project manager at Aceplans, he has worked with over 130 start-up companies. Most of them were from the US, Canada and Australia, and helped them in preparing business plans, business strategies, operational plans, marketing strategies, and financial projections. I am looking forward to meeting you and discussing your startup business idea and needs. So what are you waiting for? Contact me today and let's start working on your business plan right away! WORK SAMPLE: Please review two business plans and one investor proposal samples by visiting the following link: https://www.dropbox.com/s/ozdcxc316wfcem1/Business%20Plan%20Samples.pdf WHAT MY BUSINESS PLAN WILL INCLUDE? Please download and review the table of contents that I normally follow to prepare a business plan. The final business plan could have slightly different contents based on your actual requirements. https://www.dropbox.com/s/vc9zqm59wpdxcza/Table%20of%20Contents.pdf?dl=0

    Groups: Lisnagol | DIRECT™, Outright.com

    Associated with: Bright Outsourcer

    $50.00 /hr
    2,144 hours
    4.96
  4. Medani Navoda

    Medani Navoda

    Administrative Supporter

    Sri Lanka - Last active: 08/24/2013 - Tests: 5

    My objective is to engage in the areas of Data Entry,Copy-Editing, Microsoft-word, Microsoft-Excel, e-commerce, Internet Marketing and many other similar activities and i am effectively capable in the above mentioned activities. Therefore, I am seeking opportunities to maintain my standard of quality work and to use the best of my talents while improving my abilities and knowledge.I will give you my heartiest, vigorous and honest response if you are willing to use my talents and knowledge.

    $55.56 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  5. Tyler F.

    Tyler F.

    Professional Business Planning & Consultation

    United States - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 6

    To Help Businesses Meet Their Goals Desired Projects Include: * Business Plan Writing (Top 20% via Odesk) * Business Research * Leads and Prospect Lists (see example in portfolio) * Helping Businesses Raise Capital * Bookkeeping * Marketing * Advertising * Business Consulting (Top 20% via Odesk) * Banking * Financial Advisory * Mergers and Acquisitions. * Entrepreneurial Activities * Global Strategy * Creative Writting Formalized Work and Experience: Commercial Lending w/ Active Management of a Loan Portfolio . Can provide reconciliation service as needed, which includes quick books and book keeping via excel. Provided consultative services to retail and business banking clients by understanding the goals of each and offering personal financial advice to meet their needs. Guided current homeowners through the process of refinancing a mortgage, by helping clients to understand interest rates and loan repayment options. Enhanced interpersonal skills by utilizing cold calling initiatives to create relationships with prospective mortgage clients. Developed goals and incentives for production employees in order to increase production efficiencies and individual employee compensation using controlled time & motion studies at two facilities in MD and PA. Developed a capital asset inventory program of all plant machinery and furnishings which was submitted to corporate headquarters. Education: University of Maryland University College Masters Degree in Business Administration. McDaniel College Bachelor of Arts; Major in Business Administration

    $29.99 /hr
    376 hours
    4.98
  6. Marina Kantanoleon

    Marina Kantanoleon

    Translation, English teaching, Voice- over services

    Greece - Last active: 17 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

    I am a native Greek licensed teacher of English and also aGreek university graduate in Economics. Since 1994 I've been working in a private foreign language school, where I am also the director of English language studies. In addition, I have been carrying out translation assignments from English to Greek and vice versa such as documents, manuals, leaflets, press releases, articles, certificates etc which cover a wide range of topics (economic ,scientific, technical,sports, social, linguistic,travelling, web content). At the start of my career, I worked in an SA company as an assistant accountant where I was also responsible for international correspondence and transactions. I am a very organised, hardworking and reliable person as well as a fast worker and I guarantee that I will work to the best of my ability to get a job done.

    $15.00 /hr
    106 hours
    4.95
  7. Ricardo Ferreira

    Ricardo Ferreira

    Data Entry, Excel and Word expert and English - Portuguese translation

    Portugal - Last active: 24 days ago - Tests: 8

    I have good English skills, great experience with MS Excel and Word (over fifteen years). I also have several years of experience in Accountancy, so my accuracy on data-entry is very high. It's not my area of expertise, but I've done some small jobs of English to Portuguese translation. I'm hard worker and methodical and I will do anything to finish my works on time.

    $10.00 /hr
    13 hours
    4.83
  8. Celeste C.

    Celeste C.

    Qualified and Ambitious Assistant

    United States - Last active: 2 days ago - Portfolio: 6

    Accurate, Reliable & Efficient! Motivated to complete your job accurately. Committed to providing the results you need. Confidentiality guaranteed. Don't hesitate to contact me with any questions! * 15+ years experience performing office and administrative duties. * Accurate Data Entry. * Knowledgeable with Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook & Power Point. * Excellent English; Skillful with Proofreading, and Research. * Computer Literate; Familiar with Google Drive, Dropbox * Friendly, Independent Learner * Miscellaneous experience with Photoshop, Online Auctions and Video Gaming.

    $14.00 /hr
    1,002 hours
    4.99
  9. Saikat Mitra

    Saikat Mitra

    Social Media Management, Writing, Web/Market/Business Research Expert

    United States - Last active: 21 days ago - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 2

    I hold a bachelor's degree (Magna Cum Laude) in Accounting from the Newman University of Kansas, USA. Management was my second major and through internships and work experience with hotel management company and accounting firm, I have the skill-set required to perform most accounting related jobs as well as jobs related to technical writing, customer service/support, admin. support, marketing, web research etc. I am looking forward to work with serious clients who wants to get their job done in a timely manner with perfection.

    $9.44 /hr
    73 hours
    5.00
  10. Melody M.

    Melody M.

    Accountant, Bookkeeper, Article Writer and Article Spinner

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4

    Certified Public Accountant - Experienced in bookkeeping and knowledgeable in NetSuite accounting software.Diligence and self-motivation are my strength so I am constantly seeking further skills such as taxation and management advisory services expertise. I have been a freelance article writer and an article-spinner for five years now and I have covered various topics from health to business subjects. I created several articles for blogs, e-mail campaigns for various companies and marketing articles.I ensure its high-quality content to satisfy the targeted readers. Time or deadlines are not a problem to me as I ensure the submission of my works beforehand.

    $5.50 /hr
    350 hours
    4.98