8 Legitimate Online Jobs For Accountants and Bookkeepers

Working from home has become quite popular these days with many jobs being done successfully without having to leave the house. One of the jobs that can be done from a home office or even your living room is accounting as long as you have good internet.

8 Legitimate Online Jobs For Accountants and BookkeepersNevertheless, to increase your chances of getting a home based job online and make good money, you need to have all your qualifications in place and some experience to back it up. Below, find a list of companies that offer legitimate opportunities for Accountants looking for jobs online.

8 Legitimate Online Jobs For Accountants and Bookkeepers

AccountingDepartment.com – Jobs from this company is only open to residents of the US and therefore does not accept applications from people living in other countries. Accountants hired by the site become part of a team which consists of Financial Controllers and other team members responsible for the implementation of the different tasks assigned to them, even though they all work from their respective homes. Every client of AccountingDepartment.com is assigned a Bookkeeper and their work done on the site’s servers. Apart from working from 8am to 5pm, those working for the site can also be reached by telephone, instant messenger or e-mail.

Balance your Books – This site offers Bookkeepers or individuals that have earned their CPA a chance to work from their homes. If you have been looking for an opportunity to telecommute as part of the job then this is it. Some of the tasks that will be assigned to you are preparation of sales and general ledgers, A/R, A/P and payroll processing.

Bateman & Co. – Job opportunities on this site are restricted to residents of Texas. The jobs offered on the site can either be part-time or even full time and are all done from home.

BIDaWIZ – This company was established in 2008 and is run by professionals in the tax and accounting fields. The work at home opportunities they offer are specifically targeted towards individuals in the tax and accounting professions.

Book Minders – If you are in sales or accounting and are looking for a home based job then you need to contact this company. To work for them part-time or full time, you must have at least two years experience in bookkeeping but having an AA degree is an added advantage. In addition, some of their jobs have benefits attached to them.

Click Accountant Bookkeeping Services – The services offered by this company to their clients include collection of data, workflow and other relevant documents. Accountants and Bookkeepers hired by the company to work from home need to be transparent, accurate and deliver their work on time as this is their reputation among their clients.

Click N Work – The services offered by this company to their clients are varied and usually involve creation of company profiles, economic papers and market reviews. They usually hire Sector Specialists, Consultants or even Analysts to work from home and pay between $40 and $ 150 for every hour worked depending on the complexity of the assignment. Alternatively, they also make payments as a fixed fee or commission-share.

TAD Accounting – To get hired by this company, you are required to have experience in accounting for at least two years. They have several positions for Accountants that want to work from home.

Looking For More Companies That Recruit Bookkeepers?

If so, I recommend checking out FlexJobs. This is a membership site with tons of hand-screened job leads from reputable companies. The monthly fee is only $15 per month but you can set your account to only use it for one month just to see if you like it. FlexJobs guarantees your money back after 30 days if you are unhappy with the site.

You can go here to see which bookkeeping jobs FlexJobs has up right now.

 Good luck to everyone!
  • Hey Vickie! Great News! This is such a blessing when someone is able to benefit from the information I share. I wish you nothing but the best!

  • mahanazkhan

    I want to do work at home job

  • Bless

    Hi I am an Accountant, looking to work from home, please help

    • Hi! Thanks for writing in. Did yo need assistance with applying for a company on this list?

  • kelsey

    Hello, I just stumbled upon this site and would like some guidance as to which at home based accounting company would suite me best.
    I just graduated with my Bachelors in Business Administration with an Option in Accountancy. I also have one year of bookkeeping experience.

    • Hi Kelsey! Thanks for writing in. Click Accounts may be the best option for you since some of the others require you to have at least 2 years of experience.

  • Roxanne Pearson

    Hello Lashay, My name is Roxanne Pearson, I have an assoicates degree in computer operation, I went school for accounting, but I was wondering if there were any jobs online for entry level work.

    • Hi Roxanne! Unfortunately not that I’m aware of. Most of these companies will require you to have some type of accounting experience.

  • Hi! You are very welcome! With the experience you have I suggest checking out accountingdepartment.com. Also FlexJobs.com has many positions listed for you profession.

  • Muhammad Saqib

    Hi Lahay

    Appreciate of your working and guidance here. I need some more guidance, I am graduate and have eight years of experience in accounts & finance out side US. Want to work online with US based accounting firm. Can you please guide me on this.

    • Hi There! Unfortunately most of the companies here only hire in the US. I would recommend checking out trustworthy sites like FlexJobs, Upwork, Guru, and Freelance.com

  • Jp

    Hello, I need some help to get back into accounting field. For the Last 14 years I have been in IT web development, but ready to get out of the industry. Please help. I have undergraduate and grad school accounting classes, in addition to tax collection experience. What would be my next move?

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