Sample Government Accountant Resume

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Melissa Larson
8005 Park Byrd Rd
Ukiah, CA 95482

Job Objective Seeking a Government Accountant position to contribute my bookkeeping and office management skills to an organization offering opportunity for improvement.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • In Depth knowledge of government contract accounting regulations
  • Ability to analyze and research the company’s position regarding compliance with government accounting regulations
  • Proficiency in accounting systems (Oracle and SAP)
  • Sound attention to detail and excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • Ability to effectively interact with all levels in the organization
  • Excellent project management skills, interpersonal skills, and communication skills
  • Ability to analyze complex information and present the findings in a simple manner

Professional Experience:

Government Accountant, August 2005 – Present
Woodward Governor Company, Ukiah, CA

  • Ensured the business process adheres to government rules and policies.
  • Prepared and maintain the Company’s Disclosure Statement(s).
  • Managed preparation, submission, and negotiation.
  • Administered corporate compliance with applicable government contract accounting requirements.
  • Provided support to business process owners to help ensure they understand the implication of government regulations in their business area.
  • Provided conceptual application of regulation to commercial business operations.


Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Master’s Degree in Accounting, Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ

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