Resume Skills and Keywords for Chartered Accountant (CA) Article

The chartered accountant is in charge of creating accounting systems and processes, preparing monthly financial reports, controlling general ledger master data, and assuring state revenue service compliance.

Skills required for a CA role:

  • Finance and Auditing 
  • Management Accounting  
  • Business Law 
  • Team Coordination 
  • Regulatory and Compliance
  • Financial Statement Preparation
  • Audits and Accounting
  • Account Analysis
  • Regulatory Filings 

What recruiters look for in a CA resume: 

  • Ability to represent clients in audits conducted by the IRS, states, or other entities.
  • Skills in reviewing completed tax forms and providing recommendations to junior members of our team when needed
  • Competencies in investigating and resolving tax and accounting concerns affecting the company.

What can make your CA resume stand out:

A strong summary that demonstrates your skills, experience, and background in accounting

  •  Goal-oriented professional, with strong analytical and organizational abilities, skilled in contributing towards control processes and undertaking statutory audit closure and activities. Competent at ensuring adherence to accounting policies, principles and directives, and management reporting. 

Targeted job description 

  • Advise clients on tax planning using current legislation to reduce their tax obligation and tax difficulties linked with business purchases and mergers.
  • Maintain accounting records for small firms, as well as create accounts and management information 
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors and handle any financial irregularities that arise.
  • Produce findings and recommendations as a result of internal or public sector audits.

Related academic background 

  • Institute of Chartered Accountancy 2018 IPCC(Group 2) 
  • Gargi Education College of Commerce Pursuing B.com 
  • Spring Ways Public School 2015 Higher Secondary 
  • Spring Ways Public School 2013 Senior Secondary 


Sample Resume of Chartered Accountant in Text Format

NISHA ARORA 

Chartered Accountant 

6578658778 | narora12@gmail.com 

Linkedin: linkedin/nisha-arora | Address:  674-C, Shivaji Marg,  Noida 

Goal-oriented professional, with strong analytical and organizational abilities, skilled in contributing towards control processes and undertaking statutory audit closure and activities. Competent at ensuring adherence to accounting policies, principles and directives, and management reporting. 

SKILLS ( TECHNOLOGY/FUNCTIONAL) 

  • Finance and Auditing 
  • Management Accounting 
  • Fund Management 
  • Business Law 
  • Interpersonal Skills 
  • Team Coordination 
  • Regulatory and Compliance

EXPERIENCE / INTERNSHIP 

NITI Auditing Agency  | Article | Jun 2018 – Present 

  • Analyze Draft Financial Statements including notes to accounts. 
  • Conduct inventory valuation as per Accounting Standard 2. 
  • Reconcile Scrutiny of debtors & creditors, and verify BRS and Cash Balance. Carry out Physical Verification of Fixed Assets & Closing Stock. 
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining the auditing plan of the bank. Complete documentation of audit papers, and check Memorandum of Changes. 

RML Auditors  | Article Assistant | Jul 2017 – Sept 2017 

Tax Audits 

  • Preparation of Form 3CA, 3CB and 3CD. 
  • Compliance with TDS Provisions. 
  • Compliance with various sections of Income Tax Act mentioned in Form 3CD. 

Other Ancillary Activities

  • Responsible for bookkeeping, and maintenance of accounts. 
  • Preparation of Income computations of various assesses and ling of income tax return. 

EDUCATION 

  • Institute of Chartered Accountancy 2018 IPCC(Group 2) 
  • Gargi Education College of Commerce Pursuing B.com 
  • Spring Ways Public School 2015 Higher Secondary 
  • Spring Ways Public School 2013 Senior Secondary 

PROFESSIONAL ENHANCEMENTS 

Certifications 

  • Underwent 100 hours Information Technology Training Programme of ICAI. 
  • Completed 30 Days Course of Tally accounting package. 
  • Exposure to accounting software like SAP ERP. 

Seminars 

  • Attended seminar on “Auditing” at Indira College of Management. 

EXTRA-CURRICULAR 

Positions of Responsibility 

  • Associate member of “Naya Savera'', a non-profit organization working for the welfare of the people of different underprivileged sections of society by various means. 

MORE INFORMATION 

  • 210th overall ranking of The Institute of Chartered Accountant of India.