This position is located at the Union City Community Corrections Center.
Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities involving professional level work in the maintenance, analysis, interpretation and management of financial accounting data. This includes the preparation and posting of various journals, ledgers and accounts, analysis and presentation of financial data, and preparation of financial statements and expenditure reports, review and approval of various vouchers and invoices for payment, analyzing budget requirements, preparing payroll data, allocation of funds to various accounts or functions, and other similar activities.
The Accountant job family has four levels which are distinguished by the complexity of assignments, the level of expertise required to perform the duties assigned, and the responsibility for providing leadership to others.
This is the specialist level of this job family where employees are routinely assigned responsibilities for advanced level professional accounting work involving the management of highly diversified accounts with a high degree of activity, management of investment portfolios, or similar activities requiring the application of a broad range of knowledge of both accounting principles and financial operations. The work is generally performed with a high degree of technical and administrative freedom to plan, develop and organize all phases of the work necessary for completion within broad program guidelines.
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of a bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, finance or a closely related field PLUS three years of professional accounting experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting one year of bookkeeping for each year of the required degree.
Scores based on: 100% Evaluation of Education and Experience listed on a supplemental questionnaire
***NOTE: Names of eligible applicants can be made available to State agencies upon their request, immediately following the closing date and time.