Under close to general supervision, to perform varied specialized and responsible financial record keeping work of average difficulty in connection with the preparation, review, and maintenance of financial and statistical records; to perform varied general office/administrative duties; and to perform related work as required.
Accounting Technician I The class of Accounting Technician I is the entry level class within the Accounting Technician series and is expected to perform assigned finance related duties and responsibilities. Incumbents within this class initially perform routine and less complex accounting related responsibilities, however, steadily receive more complex duties as experience is gained. Incumbents normally work under close and continuous supervision performing repetitive or closely related duties according to established procedures. This class is distinguished from the Accounting Technician II in that an incumbent is expected to perform assigned duties under direct supervision while learning the duties of the position. Typically incumbents can generally expect to progress to the higher level class of Accounting Technician II after gaining the requisite experience and demonstrating proficiency and full performance at the higher level.
Education: Graduation from high school, or equivalent, preferably supplemented by successful completion of college level coursework in accounting; and
Experience: One (1) year of entry level financial record keeping experience; basic level proficiency in word processing, spreadsheets, and/or databases; and keyboarding speed of 30 wpm is required.