Spring BunDle 2024

Job Cost Accounting

Part II of the Job Costing Spring Bundle 2024
Make sure you're charging your customers the right amount so you don't end up with cash flow issues
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Understand labor costs

Learn how to calculate and allocate labor burden to ensure you're taking all of your employee costs into account when determining your prices.

Save time

We will show you how you can skip the elaborate spreadsheets with our month end process. You'll also learn how to check your work quickly and easily.

Avoid costly mistakes

Job Costing is one of the most difficult forms of bookkeeping. Learn how to set up your books right to be able to job cost.

What is Job Cost Accounting?

Watch this brief introduction to Job Cost Accounting to learn more.
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This is NOT Bank Feeds Bookkeeping.

  • Client Projects  

This class will help you learn bookkeeping for the construction industry, trades, remodelers, contract engineering firms, and any other service providers that want to understand how much each client project costs them - the true cost of each client project

  • Master your field  

Too often we see contract bookkeepers try to assist with job cost bookkeeping, but unfortunately they don't really understand it. This course will set you apart from other bookkeepers as you learn to provide your clients with the most accurate data for them to run their business efficiently.

Get the Job Costing Correct

When businesses get job costing wrong they don't charge their customers correctly and often end up with cash flow issues and net profit problems. Avoid costly mistakes by getting your job costs right the first time.

Completed Contract vs Percent Completion

Understand the difference between Completed Contract and Percentage of Completion accounting methods so you know when revenue and expenses are recorded on the books.

Set-up & Systemize

  • Set up your books the RIGHT way to be able to job cost.
  • Learn data entry and month end processes to make sure that you're job costing correctly. 
  • Learn how to triple check your work FAST.
  • Save time by skipping the elaborate spreadsheets.

Job Cost Reports

We will explore the job cost reports in QuickBooks, including the Estimate vs Actual report, a vital component of job cost accounting.

30 hours

This course is 10 weeks long and about 3 hours of work each week.

Optional Pre-Requisite

Job Cost Accounting is an advanced course. We strongly encourage students to take Bookkeeping Foundations BEFORE taking Job Cost Accounting.

1:1 with your instructor

This course includes one 30 minutes session with Jackie Shaw. Bring your questions to JS on topics you are struggling with or just want some extra support


This course is $2,250 stand-alone. Or you can pair with Bookkeeping Foundations to save 20%
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Meet Your Teacher...

Jackie Shaw is the founder and principal consultant of Get Organized!. She is a proven educator, mentor, and business advisor. 
Jackie is a nationally recognized leader in the field of job cost accounting. She is the co-author of The Remodelers Ultimate Guide to QuickBooks. Jackie has appeared in a number of podcasts and webinars discussing job cost accounting topics and spent six years apprenticing under Judith Miller, one of the icons of job cost accounting, helping construction companies throughout the US and Canada prior to co-founding Brass Jacks. 
graduated from
Eastern Oregon University
work experience
JS has worked in Accounting since 2007. She began teaching QuickBooks classes in 2012.
Jackie LOVES to teach bookkeeping and accounting. Enroll today and see why so many people love to learn from her and her fun and engaging attitude!
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You can save 20% by bundling Job Cost Accounting with Bookkeeping Foundations

Don't need Bookkeeping Foundations? You can take Job Costing, self-paced with the link below.
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