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Accounting major is associated with discharging the duties of accounting scientifically, systematically and accurately with strict conformance to all principles and practices. Recording of all business transactions in a meticulous manner provides base for improving efficiency, control measures and correctives actions. The post involves carrying out all accounting linked functions smoothly which requires sound knowledge of accounting principles, laws, organizational policies, culture followed in organization etc. It facilitates operational control. He should have in depth knowledge about accounting structures, control systems, laws, rules and regulations so as to perform tasks efficiently. He is required to implement the accounting strategies and applications related to management of accounts. So, while writing accounting major resume you should concentrate on skills associated with accounting and management activities, professional expertise, soft skills necessary for the position etc.

As a student majored in accounting, you can highlight your credentials, capabilities, dedication to work, internship projects, part time experience in discharging accounting functions etc. The resume should focus on internship projects carried out in accounting and finance field.

This position requires expertise in management and administration functions. Time management and organization skills are considered important for the position.

Janice R. Franklin
1284 Brooklyn Street
Eugene, OR 97401

Career Objective:

Aspiring for the position of accounting manager in the organization, where I can utilize my skills of accounting and contribute towards the growth of the organization efficiently. Thus, to be associated with the organization that provides me with personal growth and development opportunities.


  • Practice in discharging functions associated with management accounting
  • Sound understanding of the accounting and financial concepts
  • Capable of handling issues related to organizational policies and practices
  • Abilities to work under stress and time bound situations
  • Capable of handling independent operations and responsibilities


  • In depth knowledge of accounting systems
  • A thorough study of laws, principles, and structures relating to accounting
  • Good interpersonal and management skills
  • Quick learner and problem-solving attitude
  • Good mathematical and analytical skills

Technical skills:

  • Familiar with accounting software and necessary accounting software applications
  • Good at Microsoft excel functions
  • Well acquainted with Microsoft office functions

Completed a certification as a Management Accountant

Professional experience:

Experience gained on part-time basis:
Management Accountant, TR Enterprises Ltd., 3940 Jadewood Drive
Hickory Hills, IL 60457


  • Analyzing financial reports and suggesting necessary modifications to improve the efficiency of business operations
  • Providing support in accounting and tax related issues and queries
  • Carry out financial research in case of capital projects and long term investments
  • Carry out internal auditing functions
  • Preparation of financial reports and correspondence function

Internship Project carried out as a part of Master's in Business Administration:
Major Accountant, QY Industries Pvt. Ltd., 3760 Elk Avenue Clayton, MI 49235


  • Financial recording of business transactions, planning, budgeting, reporting etc.
  • Performance evaluation and giving suggestions based on scientific calculations, analysis, and findings
  • Auditing of management records and follow up
  • Customer relationship management and solving customer queries
  • Analysis and interpretation of financial information
  • Carry out financial analysis and give feedback about performance efficiency of the management operations and finance functions


  • Bachelor's of Business Administration (Major in Management Accounting and Government Accounting) from Harvard Business School in 2002
  • Doctorate in Accounting and Financial Management

Accounting major resume should focus on internship projects carried out as a part of academics, your credentials, skills acquired, capabilities, potential in handling accounting functions and part time experience in handling such operations. Your resume should highlight your sound knowledge base, soft skills and other skills associated with accounting.

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