About the job
This position is responsible for analyzing and interpreting accounting records, preparing budget reports, and ensuring appropriate fund allocation. It assists with budgeting, forecasting, and provide guidance on financial policies and procedures. Additionally, this position participates in process improvements, training activities, and miscellaneous duties as assigned.
A Bachelor’s degree with 24 quarter (16 semester) hours of accounting courses and two years of accounting experience*; OR a CPA or PA certificate and two years of accounting experience*; OR 24 quarter (16 semester) or 240 clock hours of accounting courses and three years of accounting experience*.
*Accounting experience must include at least 6 of the following: documenting and resolving problems within an accounting system; classifying revenues and expenditures to funds and accounts; ensuring accounting system conforms with applicable controls; reconciling accounts to general or control ledgers; preparing journal vouchers; applying accounting principles to one or more functional areas; i.e., AR, AP, etc.,: tracing errors through accounting system; processing data using a computer; communicating technical material orally and in writing; applying computer report information; knowledge of governmental and fund accounting; applying PC spreadsheet, database, and word processing software.
All courses must be from accredited colleges, universities, or private vocational schools.
Transcripts must be submitted for all required and/or related courses.