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City Staff Accountant

City of Peachtree Corners

Posted: Jul. 6, 2018

End Date: Jul. 31, 2018

Support the City of Peachtree Corners and have a hand in transforming tomorrow.
As an Accounting Professional you will have day to day responsibility of accounting and payroll, oversight of accounts payable and cash receipts. Working with other members of our team you will manage monthly closing processes, prepare and post journal entries, reconcile general ledger accounts, prepare monthly financial statements, quarterly payroll reports, reconciliation of bank accounts, analyze revenues and expense accounts, disbursement of SPLOST checks and other City fund accounts, prepare for year-end audit, with other duties that may be assigned.

In this role you must have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, city officials, regulatory agencies and personnel and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds. You must also have the ability to serve the public and fellow employees in full accord of all city ethics and conflicts of interest policies. You must also have the ability to make independent decisions with established accounting policies and procedures.

During our time with us it will be important that you also have the ability to handle sensitive deadlines and use good judgment in prioritizing work assignments. If you’re up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

• Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Business or related field or experience in lieu of degree

• A minimum of 1-3 years of experience in an accounting field

• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with

• Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint

• Possess a valid driver’s license, with a clean driving record and no major infractions