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Job Opening Information Accountant

Job Number
21-175
Application Deadline
4/25/2021

Position Title
Accountant
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Salary/Pay Scale
Minimum $39,989
Job Description

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

Performs general accounting duties such as maintaining a general ledger, making journal entries, advising supervisors in regard to appropriate balances and fund transfers, and reconciling trial balances, bank statements and accounts.  Assists in the development and implementation of new accounting procedures and systems to provide a clear audit trail of financial transactions.  Prepares a variety of financial and statistical reports and analyses to comply with State, Federal and Local requirements, and to provide pertinent information for decision making.  Assists in the preparation of an annual budget including estimation of revenues and appropriations.  Assists in the implementation of new accounting procedures.

Civil Service Title
Accountant
Job Qualifications

REQUIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, business or public administration, economics, mathematics or closely related field, including or supplemented by 15 semester credit hours in accounting; OR
  • Completion of 60 semester credit hours from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university, or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees, including or supplemented by 15 semester credit hours in accounting, and two years of accounting or auditing experience involving the maintenance of agency books and the preparation of budget and financial reports; OR
  • An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the above.
  • Broome County Civil Service examination required.
Application Procedure
  • Three (3) Professional References Required - These must be filled out in the section of your application where requested.
  • A copy of your diploma may be uploaded in place of transcripts if necessary
Job Category
Office Support Staff
Job Location
Central Business Office - Endicott, NY

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