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Accountant

Company: City Of Tulare
Location: Tulare
Posted on: October 22, 2019

Job Description:

RECRUITMENT OVERVIEW:Thank you for your interest in our Accountant position.--We look forward to the opportunity to consider you as an applicant. We are currently recruiting to fill one vacancy.----To be considered for this outstanding career opportunity applicants must submit an application with detailed information in each of the following sections of the application: Education, Work Experience, Certificates and Licenses, and Skills. Resumes may be attached but will not be accepted in lieu of a complete, detailed application or in lieu of detailed responses to the supplemental questions.SALARY RANGE:--$ 55,084.92 - $66,956.16WRITTEN EXAM:If we determine that you meet the minimum requirements for the position, you will be invited to take a written exam which is the first phase of our recruitment process.The written examination will be administered on the--morning of: FRIDAY,--NOVEMBER 8th.----SOURCE MATERIAL: The written exam will be comprised of the following multiple choice content areas:*Accounting Principles and Practices*Financial Analysis and Practices*Auditing Principles and Practices*Mathematical Ability*Analytical Ability*Written CommunicationAdditional details regarding the written (multiple choice format)--exam will be sent via email to qualified applicants after the recruitment closes and our screening process is completed--(on or before Monday,--November 4th--at 5 p.m.).INTERVIEW: Applicants that receive a minimum passing score of 70% or greater on the written exam will be invited to interview for the position on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22nd.--For planning purposes, we have included reference to the interview date.--Additional details regarding the interview will be sent via email to applicants after the written exam is scored (on or before Tuesday,--November 19th--at 5 p.m.).POSITION OVERVIEW:Under general supervision, performs responsible professional accounting, administrative and technical support relative to the planning, organization and coordination of assigned activities in the Finance Division; provides responsible technical assistance to the Accounting Manager or the Finance Director; and performs related work as required.SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED Receives general supervision from the Accounting Manager.--No direct supervision of staff is exercised.--May exercise technical and functional direction over assigned staff.CLASS CHARACTERISTICSThis is a single-position professional accounting class responsible for the analysis, maintenance, and auditing of accounting records and the preparation of financial statements and a variety of accounting reports.--Successful performance of the work requires thorough knowledge of governmental accounting practices and procedures, fund accounting and fiscal management.--This class is distinguished from Accounting Manager in that the latter has overall responsibility for all financial and accounting functions and for developing, implementing and interpreting public policy.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSManagement reserves the rights to add, modify, change, or rescind the work assignments of different positions and to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job.Provides responsible professional and technical assistance in the administration and implementation of the City's financial, auditing, and accounting programs.Prepares journal entries and reconciles general ledger and subsidiary accounts; prepares monthly financial statements, including distributing monthly revenue and expenditure reports to departments; prepares numerous monthly financial reports.Analyzes and reconciles expenditure and revenue accounts, including bond accounts and reconciliation of bond statements to the general ledger, and reconciliation of bank statements to the general ledger.Participates in operating an automated office and computerized financial and information system; identifies, develops and implements new automated applications as needed to facilitate effectiveness and efficiency.Participates in and assumes responsibility for various departmental programs including financial statements, general ledger, monthly statements, payroll, accounts payable, billing, and customer service; conducts and prepares special studies and reports.Reconciles postings from payroll, accounts payable, cash receipts, and accounts receivable to the general ledger; prepares journal entries.Prepares a variety of financial and statistical reports including year-end reporting, budgetary, various legal documents, and management analysis.Interprets, explains and applies general and governmental accounting/auditing principles and procedures, laws and regulations affecting the financial operations of municipal government.Records and maintains appropriate controls for fixed assets; assists in the City's purchase orders and accounts payable system, auditing and financial analysis, grant accounting and special reports.Assists with investments, portfolio management and cash management, debt management, new financing, annexations and subdivisions, and revenue and expense projections.Participates in the compilation and preparation of the annual budget, including assisting other departments with budget preparation, providing personnel cost projections and estimated grant revenues and expenditures, monitoring expenditures to ensure compliance with adopted budget, and assisting in publication of the budget.Performs related duties as assigned.QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTSQUALIFICATIONSKnowledge of:Modern principles, practices, and methods of public and governmental accounting and financing, including program budgeting and auditing and their application to municipal operations.General principles and practices of data processing and its applicability to accounting and municipal operations.Applicable Federal, State, and local ordinances, resolutions and laws affecting municipal financial operations.Principles and practices of business organization and public administration.Record keeping principles and procedures.Modern office practices, methods and computer equipment.Computer applications related to work, including word processing and spreadsheet software.English usage, grammar, spelling, vocabulary, and punctuation.Techniques for providing a high level of customer service to public and City staff, in person and over the telephone.Ability to:Analyze financial data and draw sound conclusions.Work on multiple projects with competing priorities effectively and in a timely manner; organize and prioritize timelines for self and others in an effective and timely manner.Evaluate and develop improvements in operations, procedures, policies or methods.Analyze situations accurately and develop effective course of action.Understand and carry out a variety of complex instructions in a responsible and independent manner.Prepare clear, complete and concise financial statements and reports.Establish and maintain a variety of files and records.Organize own work, set priorities and meet critical time deadlines.Operate modern office equipment, including computer equipment and specialized software application programs.Use English effectively to communicate in person, over the telephone and in writing.Use tact, initiative, prudence and independent judgement within general policy, procedural and legal guidelines.Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of the work.REQUIREMENTSEducation and Experience: Any combination of training and experience which would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying.--A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university with major coursework in accounting, business administration, or a closely related field, and three (3) years of progressively responsible accounting experience.License:Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid Class C California's driver's license.

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