Resume for entry level accounting job is to be done in a simple language and should be brief so that the recruiter is able to spend least time to read the contents and assess the suitability of the candidate. There should preferably be a cover letter which should be brief and the details of qualification and other particulars should form an attachment thereto. Both the cover letters and the attachment should conspicuously mention that the application made is for entry level or experienced positions to enable the recruiters’ staff to segregate the applications accordingly within the least possible time since time is a precious element for every one in any organization.

Entry Level Accounting Resume Template

Robert Smith 76, New Lake Rd.,
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 02862                                                                                                 Phone: (453) 286424

To build a long term career in pursuit of becoming a chief accountant in an organization .

Summary of Qualifications:

    • Excellent accounting and finance skills.
    • Knowledge of computer accounting program.
    • Good conversational skills.

Career Experience/Job History:

2005-Present Smith & Johns Company, Oklahoma US

  • Senior Accountant to look after company accounts.
    • Leading a team of 5 junior accountants.

2003-2005 Blank finance Co., Virginia, US

  • Junior Accountant to assist senior accountant in various tasks.
  • Making reports for the company accounts.
  • Merger related accounts activities.


• I have achieved first grade in the accounts subject in the master level course.
• My work is appreciated in the company by issuing appreciation certificate.


2001-2002 University of South Carolina, US
MBA in Finance and Accounting,

1997-2000 University of Oregon, US
BA in Finance and Accounting,

Professional References upon Request