Based on 3,589 responses, the job of Accountant has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.83 out of 5. On average, Accountants are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as an Accountant?
Pros: Variety of chores.
Cons: Desk height.
"Accounting is a field of responsibility. It is my passion."
Pros: Accounting is my passion. It is very.
"A Dream Career."
Pros: A very lucrative and interesting career that gives one a sense of purpose in life. What I love the most is the fact there are pore practical jobs you can do after work. Go carry out Audits, Lectures and go to see the real financial world.
Cons: Its a very sensitive career, everything has to be double checked to the last digit because a deviation of a 0.05 could result into big loss of funds. People do not really have much patience in terms of payments of any kind. A payment have to go through different approvals to be made. It requires so much attention and concentration to excel on the job.
"Ambitious and career."
Cons: Routine tasks.
Pros: BALANCING ACCOUNTS, WORK FLEXIBILITY.
Cons: STRESSFUL AND NOT WELL PAID. CORRECTING TOO MANY ERRORS.
Pros: Learning & improvement. Carrier growth.
Cons: Salary. Social life. Away from home.
Pros: Different challenges every day.
Cons: Long hours.