The Accountant I performs entry-level, professional accounting work with minimal supervision in a variety of fiscal settings such as payroll, procurement, general ledger accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, sales tax accounting, and departmental accounting activities. The work may include the editing of payroll data along with pay check calculations, review of source documents used in accounting, the maintenance of ledgers, registers or other records, initial entry or control accounts, and the preparation of financial, statistical, and narrative reports for operational, capital, and grant related activities.
Currently, a vacancy existis in the Parks and Recreation Departmen;, however, other city departments will use this recruitment to fill future vacancies through the life of the eligible list.
Familiarity with accounting transactions rules, regulations and internal controls. Ability to manage data using programs such as Microsoft Access and Excel.
$20.74 (minimum) - $31.50 (maximum) hourly / $43,139 - $65,520 annually. Appointment can be made above minimum depending upon qualifications.
A comprehensive benefits package is offered which includes traditional pension with employer and employee contributions; choice of medical HMO, PPO, or HSA plan; wellness incentive of up to $720 annually; dental; vision; life insurance; long-term disability; 401(a) and 457 plans; medical enrollment includes a monthly $150 City contribution to a Post-Employment Health Plan; bus/light rail pass; tuition reimbursement program; paid time off includes 11.5 paid holidays, 12 vacation days, and 15 sick days and personal leave days. For more details, visit: Unit 7 Benefits
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS –The minimum qualifications listed above, plus:
Recruitment closes December 3, 2019. All materials must be received by 11:59 p.m. on this date.
HOW TO APPLY
, your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. Only the highest qualified may be posted to the eligible to hire list. The results of the resume screening process will be sent to your primary email address.as one documentApply online by completing the required information and attaching,
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
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