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THE CITY OF SHELBY (POPULATION 22,000) LOCATED CENTRALLY BETWEEN ASHEVILLE AND CHARLOTTE IN THE BEAUTIFUL FOOTHILLS OF NORTH CAROLINA, IS CURRENTLY SEEKING QUALIFIED APPLICANTS FOR THE POSITION OF ACCOUNTANT. THE ACCOUNTANT POSITION ASSISTS WITH THE PREPARATION AND MAINTENANCE OF FINANCIAL RECORDS, ENTERING, VERIFYING, AND CHECKING DATA, PROCESSING BUDGET AND OTHER FINANCIAL ACCOUNTS. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: RUNS, IMPORTS, BALANCES, AND PREPARES FOR POSTING DAILY REPORTS OF INCOMING CASH AND CREDIT CARD TRANSACTIONS; PREPARES AND ENTERS JOURNAL ENTRIES FOR INCOMING/OUTGOING WIRES; POSTS JOURNAL ENTRIES; PREPARES, MAILS, AND RECORDS MISCELLANEOUS BILLING; MAINTAINS FILES AND BALANCES ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE; SERVES AS BACKUP ANSWERING PHONES AND INQUIRIES; PROVIDES SUPPORT TO ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF; PREPARES AND PROCESSES PAYROLL CHECKS; RUNS AND POSTS PAYROLL JOURNALS; RECONCILES PAYROLL ACCOUNTS; RECONCILES AND SEND FILES TO FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS; RUNS, UPDATES, AND MONITORS EMPLOYEE ACCRUAL REPORTS; PREPARES AND MAINTAINS VARIOUS REPORTS AND SPREADSHEETS; PROCESSES PAYMENTS AND JOURNAL ENTRIES; PREPARES PAYMENTS FOR MEDICAL AND DENTAL INSURANCE; RECONCILES EMPLOYEE RECORDS IN THE GENERAL LEDGER; SERVES AS BACKUP FOR ACCOUNTS PAYABLE TECHNICIAN; ASSISTS WITH TIMESHEET ENTRY, PAYROLL TAX PROCESSING, AND EMPLOYEE RECORDS; AND ASSISTS WITH OTHER ACCOUNTING TASKS AS NEEDED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS MUST HAVE A BACHELOR'S DEGREE WITH COURSEWORK IN ACCOUNTING OR RELATED FIELD WITH CONSIDERABLE EXPERIENCE IN ACCOUNTING. MUST HAVE A GENERAL KNOWLEDGE OF GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING AND BUDGETING PRINCIPLES, RULES, AND REGULATIONS; ACCOUNTING TERMINOLOGY, METHODS, PROCEDURES, AND EQUIPMENT; AND THE PRINCIPLES AND PROCEDURES OF FINANCIAL RECORD KEEPING AND REPORTING. MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH PERSONAL COMPUTERS AND THE ABILITY TO UNDERSTAND AND FOLLOW ORAL AND WRITTEN DIRECTIONS; POST ACCOUNTS AND PERFORM MATHEMATICAL COMPUTATIONS; PREPARE AND ANALYZE DATA; AND ESTABLISH AND MAINTAIN EFFECTIVE WORKING RELATIONSHIPS. THE CITY OF SHELBY OFFERS COMPETITIVE SALARIES AND EXCELLENT BENEFITS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO HEALTH & DENTAL INSURANCE, 401K CONTRIBUTION, AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT RETIREMENT SYSTEM PARTICIPATION. ALL INTERESTED APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE A CITY APPLICATION AND SUBMIT IT ALONG WITH A DETAILED RESUME TO: CITY OF SHELBY ATTN: DEBORAH JOLLY PO BOX 207 SHELBY, NC 28151 FAX: (704) 471-0508 EMAIL: DEBORAH.JOLLY@CITYOFSHELBY.COM APPLICATIONS CAN BE DOWNLOADED AT WWW.CITYOFSHELBY.COM EOE
Employer: City of Shelby
Expires: 11/23/2019
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