Senior Accountant Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Accountant?

Senior Accountant in The Woodlands:
"Understand Oil and Gas."
Be ready to learn a lot of acronyms and number references.

Senior Accountant in Nashville:
Pros: City I want to live in.
Cons: Traffic.

Senior Accountant in Kalamazoo:
"Good City, Traffic and commute , cost of living good."
Pros: The culture.

Senior Accountant in Newtown:
"Working in Newtown."
Pros: It's a quiet, affluent area. A variety of places to eat. Easy access to major highways.
Cons: A bit of a slow drive in to town from our office. So if getting out for lunch you'll spend most of your time driving.

Senior Accountant in Irving:
"Good, Bad, and Ugly."
Pros: Good: Close to home. Enjoyed my work. Bad: Long hours. Inter-office politics. Ugly: No job security at all anywhere.
Cons: Complete lack of job security, no matter what I do or how hard I work. Constantly laid off for budget reasons. Never for anything I've done wrong.

Senior Accountant in New York:
"Learn excel."
Learn how to use advanced features in excel like formulas and pivot tables.

Senior Accountant in El Segundo:
Lots to learn look at the details as well as the overall picture.