SUMMARY OF POSITION
Performs complex accounting financial and general administrative support to the Finance and Administrative departments. Work involves performing detailed assignments in recording, classifying, examining, and verifying financial records, documents, or reports. Performs routine customer service to program staff, governmental agencies, community organizations, or the general public. Works under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of independent judgment in the performance of duties with respect to matters of significance.
Duties include but are not limited to:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Knowledge of Principles and practices of public agency financial management including general and governmental accounting, fund accounting, general ledger accounting. Principles and procedures of record keeping. Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as Word and Excel in Microsoft Windows environments.
Ability to gather, assemble, correlate, and analyze facts; to devise solutions to problems; to market programs, to prepare reports; to develop, evaluate, and interpret policies and procedures; and to train others.
Must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, co-workers, program participants, service providers, and the general public; demonstrate proficiency in both written and oral communication.
Must be able to demonstrate a high level of professionalism and maintain a positive attitude, and a high level of confidentiality.
Must have capacity to work in a multi-task work environment, either independently or as part of a team.
ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING
Experience in accounting and financial operations is a must. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, or related field relevant to the assignment is generally preferred, as well as, any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Starting pay for this position is $46,700.00.