Public Accountant CV Template

A public accountant is employed by firms to provide public services for individuals and even large companies for a particular fee.  Some public accountants have private offices and are self-employed.  They help in the management of financial reports and provide recommendations in maintaining a good financial standing.

Sample Public Accountant CV Template

Christine Warner

Birmingham, West Midlands B19 0PE

Phone:  123-4567-8901



I want to be employed as a public accountant in which I can utilize my skills and knowledge completely for the benefit of the populace.  I am highly qualified to fulfill the duties required for the position.


Summary of Qualification

  • Four years of work experience as a public accountant.
  • Adept in the use of related computer applications, MS Word and MS Excel.
  • Sound understanding of accounting principles.
  • Possess deep understanding of taxation laws and protocol.
  • Skilled in the use of the latest accounting software.


Career Experience/Job History

2006 – Present:  Public Accountant, Insure Accounting Firm

  • Prepare tax returns for small businesses and entrepreneurs, companies and corporations, or self-employed individuals.
  • Help clients in utilizing an effective strategy to lower or minimize tax dues within legal boundaries.
  • Analyze the financial status of businesses that are about to expand or acquire new property and give them advice about possible tax ramifications caused by the change.
  • Audit financial records and books to verify if they are complete and accurate.
  • Ensure that necessary paperwork has been maintained by clients regarding their tax matters.



2000 – 2004: Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, Birmingham University

Passed the certification and licensure exams and became a certified public accountant in 2005.

Professional reference will be furnished upon request.