Accountant

  • Town of Collierville
  • Collierville, Tennessee
  • May 10, 2019
Full Time Accounting and Finance Mid to Senior Level
  • Negotiable/DOQ: Yes
  • Phone: 901-457-2290
  • Apply By: Dec 31, 2019

Summary

To apply for this position, you must submit an original Town of Collierville application. Applications are available to download at www.collierville.com under the Employment Opportunities tab, or you may obtain one from our Human Resources Office located at 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, 38017, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Completed applications must be submitted either by mail or in person to the above address. We are unable to accept faxed or emailed applications.

Job Description

The purpose of this classification is to perform bookkeeping and fiscal work for various financial and accounts management functions. Work involves receiving, preparing and processing financial documents; advanced customer service / accounts management tasks; reconciling accounting transactions; maintaining and balancing accounting ledgers; creating and maintaining accounting databases and automated files; and preparing records, reports and summaries regarding assigned fiscal operations.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:  Requires a Bachelor’s degree with major course work in Accounting, Finance, Business, or a related field; supplemented by two (2) years of previous experience and/or training involving basic accounting, bookkeeping, office administration, and specific experience in area of assignment; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. SPECIAL REQUISITIONS: Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel is preferred, but not required.

 

NOTES:   Must be able to pass a work related physical and drug test. The work of this job is primarily sedentary.

 

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