Accountant
Ref No.: 18-05050
Location: Trenton, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 2 Years
Start Date: 05/17/2018
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REQUIREMENTS:

Education: Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor's degree, including or supplemented by twenty-one (21) credits in accounting courses.

NOTE: Possession of a valid Certificate as a Certified Public Accountant or Registration as a Public Accountant issued by the

EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of accounting or auditing experience.

NOTE: Applicants who have successfully completed the required twenty-one (21) semester hour credits in accounting as specified above may substitute additional experience for the remaining education as indicated above on a year-for-year.

KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
  • Knowledge of office routines, equipment, practices, procedures and functions after a period of training
  • Ability to interact with the public and others in a courteous, timely, and efficient manner
  • Ability to make simple arithmetic calculations and tabulations
  • Ability to understand, remember and carry out oral and written directions
  • Ability to sort, index, file, alphabetize, and retrieve varied types of materials using an established filing system
  • Ability to operate a cash register or other equipment used to collect fees for services rendered after a period of training.
  • Ability to learn to use computer terminal and other office equipment
  • Ability to use customer service techniques that create a positive atmosphere when interacting with the public
  • Ability to perform work in high stress situations
  • Ability to effectively deal with irate individuals
  • Ability to read and explain agency rules and regulations and apply them to specific situations
  • Ability to locate requested information utilizing electronic sources after a period of training
  • Ability to maintain essential records and files
  • Ability to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by the agency, office, or related units
  • Ability to read, write, speak, understand, or communicate in English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position.