Sample Government Accountant Resume

The applicant writing a government accountant resume establishes his goal first-to garner an interview for the open job which includes keeping a company accountable for all government regulations. Then he follows with a list of previous employment related to the position he is seeking. All government accountant resumes should provide details such as these.

Ralph Robison
234 Hansen Drive
Wilson's Cove, California 99999

Objective: Government Accountant

Seeking an interview for work as a government accountant


Experienced government accountant. Ready for immediate work, flexible hours, evenings and weekends. Excellent professional skills. Pleasant personality. Good employee relations.


Big City Manufacturing, Inc., Big City, USA               2000-2007
     In charge of government accounting      records; Making sure records comply with government standards

Ledger Enterprises, Inc., Small Town, USA               1998-2000
     Oversaw that standards were met on all government      contracts


B.A., Accounting, Willoughby University                    1997


American Association of Accounting Professionals:
Member of the Year                                              2005

NOTE: Most government accountant resumes run one to two pages. The government accountant resume above is a short sample of one you can use to build your own. Consider what the target employer is looking for and then write yours accordingly.