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12/4/2008 - Accountant - Office on Aging & Disabled

DATE POSTED: December 4, 2008
CLOSING DATE: December 10, 2008
DEPARTMENT: Office on Aging & Disabled
JOB TITLE: Accountant
# POSITIONS: (1) One
SALARY RANGE: $33,000 - $45,930
HOURS/WEEK: 35 hrs per week

JOB DESCRIPTION: Under direction, performs the routine accounting work involved in preparing financial statements and in maintaining an accounting system; does other related duties. Performs the routine work involved in auditing and recording expense invoices and prepares, audits, and edits reports of costs and other financial summaries and statements. Checks disbursements for adherence to contractual obligations. Compiles financial data and prepares accounting and expense reports. Will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by the agency, office, or related units.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree including or supplemented by twenty-one (21) semester hour credits in professional accounting subjects. Ability to follow precise directions. Good organizational and analytical skills. Possession of a valid NJ Driver's License. Candidate must having working knowledge of Lotus spread sheets and other Lotus applications and/or Microsoft applications.

Please submit letter of interest within 5 working days to:
Ralph S. Brownlee, Deputy County Administrator; Cumberland County Administration Building; 790 E. Commerce Street; Bridgeton, NJ 08302.

Cumberland County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.