Jobs in Accounting consist of both professional and supporting roles that involve a wide range of accounting activities for a business. Accounting functions in this category include accounts receivable/payable, billing, payroll, cost accounting, tax accounting, general ledger, auditing, fraud prevention, credit analysis, collections, and cash management accounting. Accounting jobs are essential to any business and are found in every industry and in both large and small organizations. Some job title examples are Cost Accountant, Accounts Payable Manager, Budget Analyst, Bookkeeper, Plant Accountant and Tax Supervisor.
Business Services Industry
The Professional Services sector encompasses companies that provide a variety of specialized support services to businesses and consumers. Services are typically grouped by area of expertise and include accounting, advertising and marketing, architectural, consulting, engineering, IT, legal, and scientific research services.