Jeff Maddux, CPA

accountant | indie maker | podcast host | community builder


WHAT I DO:

I create online resources to help educate accountants how to advance their remote accounting careers with my blog, and remote accounting jobs board AccountantList.

WHY I DO IT:

I’m passionate about introducing resources to accounting professionals so they can spend less time doing work they hate, and more time doing work they love.


THE BASICS 💡

🎓 Education: B.S. - Accounting from Sacramento State University

📜 Certifications: Certified Public Accountant, Xero Certified Advisor

🏢 Industries Served: Accounting, SaaS, Ecommerce, Manufacturing

🧮 Accounting & Finance Sectors: Public Accounting, Corporate Accounting, Outsourced Accounting, Government Accounting, Retail Tax Preparation, Auditing, Financial Coaching

🧠 Years in Accounting: 10+

🌎 Countries Worked Remotely From: 🇺🇸 United States 🇪🇸 Spain 🇲🇽 Mexico 🇹🇭 Thailand 🇻🇳 Vietnam


ACCOUNTING TECH STACK 💽

The best-in-class technology I love to work with (and implement) for SaaS companies:

  • Accounting Software: Xero, QBO

  • Payments & Bills: Bill.com

  • Payroll and HR: Gusto

  • Ecommerce Software: Stripe, PayPal

  • Document & File Management: Hubdoc

  • Expense Reimbursement: Expensify

  • Budgeting & Forecasting: Float, FUTRLI

  • Business Intelligence: Excel, Google Sheets

  • Communication & Collaboration: Gmail, Slack, Skype

  • Organization & Automation: Airtable, Zapier, IFTTT


GEAR 💻⌨️⌚️📱🖱

The gear I use to get productive and get the job done (I’m an Apple fan):


FAVORITE BOOKS 📚

These books have had a massive impact on my accounting career and life:


PROJECTS 🛠

Current and past projects:

💼 AccountantList The Remote Accounting Jobs Board.

🎙 AccountantLife Podcast a podcast where we take a deep dive into the world of accounting and what it takes to start living your best #accountantlife

🌎 The AccountantLife Community

🚦 Who’s Hiring? Scroll through the curated database of 150+ remote-friendly companies hiring accounting and finance professionals.

📍 The Ultimate List of Top Accounting Conferences in 2019 Attend one of the top accounting conferences in 2019 in the USA and internationally.

💸 Remote Accountant Salary Guide & Survey Find out how much remote accountants and financial professionals make.

📖 The Lifestyle Accountant Blog Discover the stories, insights, and tools to help you build a remote accounting career and lifestyle you'll love.

🌎 Remote Accounting Talent Network Join our remote talent network to get discovered, create custom job alerts, and more. It's free!

🗃 Remote Accounting Jobs Directory Search remote accounting jobs by Accounting Category, Technology Used, Job Type, and Job Title.

📝 Remote Accounting Blog Articles Discover stories and lessons from the remote accounting blog.

📈 Remote Accounting Jobs Statistics See the stats and trends of remote accounting jobs.

📨 Remote Accounting Job Application Tracking Tool Keep your remote accounting job search organized with The Ultimate Remote Job Application Tracking Tool.

💽 Remote Accounting Tech Stack Learn the top accounting software and related technologies remote accountants are using.


IN THE MEDIA 🗣

Where me or my work has been featured around the web:

 
 

GET IN TOUCH 💬

I’m always open to exploring new opportunities. If you’d like to get in touch, the easiest way to reach me is on Twitter @JeffMadduxCPA or by sending me a personalized message on LinkedIn.