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Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County

Posted: Feb. 12, 2018

End Date: Feb. 23, 2018

Job Title Accountant
Closing Date/Time Fri. 02/23/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Salary $41,405.00 Annually
Job Type Full Time
Location Finance - 375 Satula Avenue, Athens, Georgia
Department Finance
Purpose & Job Related Requirements  Benefits  Supplemental Questions 
REPORTS TO: Accounting Administrator
FLSA STATUS: Exempt - Administrative
CLASSIFICATION: Personnel System; Must successfully complete a six month probationary period.
Purpose of Job 
The purpose of this job is to maintain current and accurate accounting records for all Unified Government financial transactions. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, ensuring compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Government Accounting Standard Board (GASB), and federal, state and Unified Government policies and procedures, and performing additional tasks as assigned.

Job Related Requirements 
Schedule: M- F, 8AM-5PM. Work outside of normal business hours may be required occasionally.
May be required to work on religious holidays.
Regular and predictable attendance is required.
Must work cooperatively with others. 
When requirements include vehicle operation, responsible for the safety, readiness and operation of the vehicle and must abide by ACC's safe driving policy.


 Minimum Training & Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions:

Bachelor's degree in accounting or financial management with two years of accounting experience required; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position.

Must possess a valid driver's license.