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Accountants and Auditors

Skills & Knowledge

 

Most Important Skills for Accountants and Auditors


 

Most Important Knowledge Areas for Accountants and Auditors



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Describe Your Skills


People who have worked in this career typically perform the following tasks. These statements can help a prospective employer understand what you can do, on a resume or during an interview.

  • Using computers.
  • Collecting information from different sources.
  • Communicating with supervisors, co-workers, or people that work under you.
  • Documenting or recording information.
  • Compiling, calculating, tabulating, or otherwise processing information.
  • Creating and maintaining interpersonal relationships.
  • Organizing, planning, and prioritizing work.
  • Performing day-to-day administrative tasks.

 

Careers that Use Similar Skills


The following careers use skills, knowledge, and abilities that are similar to those used for Accountants and Auditors.

 

View more careers in the Finance cluster

View more careers in the Accounting pathway

 

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