Salary Range 20 $4602-$5586/month plus benefits
OPENS: Thursday, November 16, 2017 CLOSES: Friday, December 1, 2017
Position Summary: Under the general supervision of the Finance Director and/or Assistant Finance Director, the Accountant II coordinates and performs accounting professional and technical duties, leads and assists in supervising office operations; and is responsible for payroll with multi union contracts, financial records, risk management, fixed asset, and other matters relating to major accounting functions in the Finance Department.
Requirements: Experience, education, or training which provides the level of knowledge, skill and ability equivalent to: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration with four years professional level accounting experience preferably with governmental accounting.
Advanced experience in payroll processing which includes complying on all levels with federal, state and local laws and regulations. Must also be familiar with working in a multi union contractual and governmental environment. Must be bondable.
This position is responsible for coordinating major departmental functions requiring extensive knowledge of policies, practices and accounting procedures. Assignments require analysis, evaluation and application of City Code, ordinance and guidelines to departmental activities. This is an advanced professional accounting position requiring broad analytical and organizational abilities. Most procedures are performed in a computerized environment requiring knowledge and understanding of multiple software systems. Regular and reliable attendance and attention to detail are required.
To Apply: A completed City of Aberdeen application is required. Application packets are available at aberdeenwa.gov/human-resources or from City Hall, Office of Human Resources, 200 E. Market Street, Aberdeen, WA 98520. Applications must be received by the Office of Human Resources by 5 p.m. on the closing date. Postmarks are not accepted. Applications are not accepted via fax or email.
Accountant II Description
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The City of Aberdeen is an Equal Opportunity Employer