Thanks for your interest in our open position of Office Manager/Bookkeeper.
Before we consider you for a live interview, please complete the following steps VERY CAREFULLY:
- Send and email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line of “[Your Name] – Pre-Interview Questions”,
- The body of the email should consist of your full name and email address only,
- Attach a Word document to the email:
- Attach a PDF to the email:
- Name the PDF the following way: [First Name]_[Last Name]_Answers.pdf
- The PDF should contain the answers to the following two questions:
A small business owner has one business checking account and one business credit card.
At the end of this month you make a $5,000 credit card payment to pay off the balance.
When you record this transaction:
- Which Income Statement account(s) increase(s)?
- Which Income Statement account(s) decrease(s)?
- Which Balance Sheet account(s) increase(s)?
- Which Balance Sheet account(s) decrease(s)?
At the end of the year a small business owner comes to you with this self prepared income statement.
The goal is to “clean up” this report:
- What items would you raise questions about?
- Are there any potential bookkeeping errors?
- Do you see any mistakes in the formatting of the report?