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Accounting Analyst

Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County

Posted: Dec. 7, 2018

End Date: Jan. 17, 2019

Job Title Accounting Analyst
Closing Date/Time Tue. 12/25/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Salary $45,300.00 Annually
Job Type Full Time
Location Finance - 375 Satula Avenue, Athens, Georgia
Department Finance
REPORTS TO: Accounting Administrator
CLASSIFICATION: Personnel System; Requires satisfactory completion of 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) Standards, and federal, state and Unified Government policies and procedures, monitoring and analyzing transactions in assigned funds, assisting with the preparation of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) and various financial reports, assisting departments with accounting related issues, and performing additional tasks as assigned.
Job Related Requirements

WORK SCHEDULE: M-F 8:00am to 5:00pm. Some weekend work and work outside of normal business hours may be occasionally required.

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 with three 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. 
Valid Driver's license required.

Master's degree and related certifications are preferred (CPA, CPFO, CGFM, etc.)