JUNIOR ACCOUNTANT Job opening - Ridgecrest state California ( Job openings )
Ridgecrest , state California
( By Press Release office)
2022-04-22T00:00 - 2022-05-22T00:00 | 12 | 2
Full-time position. Performs professional accounting work, including the examination, analysis, maintenance, reconciliation, and verification of financial records; assists in developing and installing new accounting and cost systems; recommends improvements in established accounting and office management systems; prepares reports; and related work as required.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Prepare a wide variety of journal actions dealing with payroll, fund transfers, invoices, and other subjects.
Maintain general and subsidiary ledgers.
Assist in the design, installation, and improvement of central and departmental accounting systems and procedures.
Coordinate the keeping of a complex set of cost and control accounts.
Prepare periodic financial statements, analyses, and reports.
Assist in the collection, custody, and disbursement of City funds.
Assist with auditing requirements.
Maintenance of wastewater sewer billing information.
Assist Wastewater plant manager with reports to state agencies.
Governmental accounting, auditing, and financial reporting principles and practices.
Governmental budget preparation and analysis.
Modern office practices, procedures, methods, and equipment.
Analyze and verify financial records and documents.
Assist in installing and maintaining computerized accounting and budgeting systems, including instructing others.
Reduce complex financial data to a readily comprehensible form.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting Preferred.
Education and Experience:
Any combination equivalent to experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: One year of experience as an accountant in making accounting and auditing studies and installations. Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in accounting, finance or business administration preferred.
Complete City employment application (available on our website) and resume, submit before the final filing date of May 25, 2021. APPLY AT City of Ridgecrest, City Hall – Human Resources Department OR E-Mail to:
This position is subject to a pre-interview accounting test.
Local Job release information:
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