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12/23/2014 - Accountant


County of Cumberland

Cumberland County Health Department

309 Buck St., Millville, NJ 08332


December 22, 2014


Accountant (Provisional, Pending Civil Service Procedures)

Salary Range: TBD


Open to:              Open to residents of Cumberland County


Duties:                 Under direction, performs the routine accounting work involved in                                                                                                       preparing financial statements and in maintaining an accounting system.  Does other related duties as assigned.


Requirements: EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree including or supplemented by twenty-one semester hour credits in professional accounting subjects.

NOTE: Applicants who have satisfactorily completed twenty-one (21) semester hours credits in professional accounting courses at an accredited college or university may substitute accounting experience in work involving the installation, operation and keeping of large scale systems of accounts for the remainder of the above educational requirement on a year for year basis with thirty (30) semester hour credits being equal to one (1) year of experience.

NOTE: Possession of a valid certificate  as  a  Registered Municipal Accountant or Certified Public Accountant issued by the New  Jersey State Board of Certified Public Accountants or  as  a Certified  Municipal Finance Officer issued  by  the  New  Jersey Department  of  Community Affairs, Division of  Local  Government Services may be substituted  for  the above educational requirement.


                               LICENSE:  Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey



Offers of employment for this title are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness testing, to include drug screenings, and criminal background checks.  

Applicants should submit letter of interest with resume to Megan Sheppard, Health Officer ( or fax 856-327-6405) by January 14, 2014.