A sample accounting resume is below. You can use the format for your own resume. Please keep in mind that your resume is your salesperson, and what you are selling is YOU, to a potential employer.
Employers really don't spend much time at all reviewing resumes, unless
they see something they are looking for. This resume is designed to be
quickly scanned by the employer and to highlight your knowledge and
Before you start your resume, know what employers are looking for in your field. Are they looking for experience with certain software programs, or certain other achievements? Make sure these accomplishments stand out, so the employer will spend more time on your resume and hopefully set up an interview with you.
Sample Accounting Resume:
An experienced cost accountant and financial analyst seeking a position with a stable company. Leader in continuous improvement initiatives and cost reduction projects, along with the continuous improvement of collection, reporting and analysis of information, and improvement of burden allocation methods.