Under direct supervision, performs a variety of routine technical
accounting and/or auditing work which requires the application of
accounting theory and practices.
1. Performs entry level professional accounting work such as
performing and reviewing reconciliations, trial balances, journal
entries, preparing working papers, schedules and reports.
2. Examines a variety of accounting documents to verify accuracy of
3. Ensures that transactions are in accordance with applicable
authority, policies, procedures, and are recorded consistent with
acceptable accounting standards.
4. Provides assistance to support staff to demonstrate or explain
5. Prepares accounting reports utilizing manual methods and/or
Note: The intent of this list of primary duties is to provide a
representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities of
this job. Incumbents perform other related duties assigned. Specific
duties and responsibilities may vary based upon departmental needs.
EDUCATION: Bachelors degree in accounting or related field with a
minimum of nine (9) credits in Accounting.
Working knowledge of and ability to apply Generally Accepted
Accounting Principles (GAAP). Ability to apply basic analytical
skills; to operate manual and automated office equipment, personal
computers and financial software to input data; to communicate
effectively both orally and in writing; to prepare and present working
papers and supporting documentation.
OTHER: Except for qualifications established by law, additional
related experience and formal education in which one has gained the
knowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of the
work of the job class may be substituted for the education or
experience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 college
credits being equivalent to one year of experience.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT