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Accountant Clerk II
Ref No.: 18-00102
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 01/08/2018
 Position Description:
  • Accountant II is the journey level classification in the Accounting Clerk series. The Accounting Clerk II performs moderately complex clerical accounting duties, requiring a working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and public agency accounting procedures. Requires a moderate degree of independent judgment. 
Skills Required 
  1. Enters accounting data into the county's computerized accounting system.
  2. Maintains accounting records, statements of accounts, summaries and reports.
  3. Prepares and reviews vendor invoices for payments, cash deposits, requisitions for purchase orders, A/R invoices and other accounting transactions.
  4. Maintains efficient filing systems. 5. Compiles and tabulates data and balances accounting records.
  5. Reviews, verifies and corrects computer system accounting information.
  6. Maintains payroll records, checks attendance and time sheets, computes deductions and prepares payroll summaries.
  7. May train and give general direction to other employees.
  8. Provides customer support in the areas of accounts payable, accounts receivable. purchasing and general ledger.
  9. Performs related work as required.
  10. May be reassigned in case of emergency situation.
Skills Preferred 
  • Two years of clerical accounting experience. Additional related education may count towards required experience. 
Experience Required 
  • Two years of professional accounting experience. Additional related education may count towards required experience.   
Education Required 
  • High school diploma or equivalent. GOVERNMENT EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.   
Additional Information  Veterans are encouraged to apply for positions that match their skills, education, and experience.