Jobs that would look good on resume when applying for an accounting job?

I am working on my bachelors degree in accounting, and I was wondering if there are any jobs I could take as a college student that would look good when applying for an accounting job when I finish my degree? Since I'm an undergraduate, I know there probably aren't very many, if any. I just thought I would ask!

Asked By: Jake - 8/31/2008
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Anything numbers related will look good. Try part-time at a bank or in bookkeeping. Also, try accounting temp agencies like Accountemps or Robert Half. You may not be a CPA (yet) but there's always accounting work needed. Any office work is also a plus, because it shows you've had experience in an office... More
Answered By: Diana - 8/31/2008
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any office type job -- you can brush up on taxes and get a job with a firm doing taxes next spring!!! our local bank always have one business student working part time!!!
Answered By: mister ed - 8/31/2008
Anything accounting related would be helpful. You could try an internship. My company has hired sumemr help to assist with Sarbanes Oxley which i think looks good on the resume. Me personally, I worked as a night auditor at a hotel my junior and senior years clsoing the books. Now I a a CPA with a small staff... More
Answered By: Acctman - 9/1/2008
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