Finance Accountant 2

Department/Agency of position: 
Pinellas County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller Finance Division
Location of position: 
Clearwater, FL
$65,692.00 – $105,525.00
Date Posted: 
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Closing Date: 
Sunday, March 11, 2018
Job Description: 

A professional accounting position working in a multi-fund/multi-account environment. An employee in this classification is responsible for a wide range of financial activities including reviewing and developing complex financial records and assisting with the monitoring of contracts and evaluating business processes for the Finance Division of the Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller and the Board of County Commissioners. Work involves the independent application of generally accepted governmental accounting principles, a variety of analytical and account reconciliation responsibilities, review of transactions and contracts for compliance with laws, regulations and policies, and preparation of detailed reports of a financial nature. This work requires initiative and the exercise of sound judgment.

Minimum Requirements: • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business, public administration or directly related field and 4 years professional experience in accounting work in a complex enterprise resource planning and financial management system; or • An equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience. • CPA preferred.

Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, receive preference and priority in employment by the state and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled.