Company: Oakland County
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Under direction, maintains and oversees the maintenance and
accuracy of a variety of complex accounting functions including the
preparation of accounting books and their subsidiary financial
records, special departmental or Countywide fiscal accounts, as
well as their data processing applications. Provides technical
expertise for unusual accounting problems, arranges special
auditing programs and ensures compliance with appropriate federal
and state laws. Prepares financial and statistical reports
summarizing account transactions and calculating costs for budget
statements and cost analysis. Analyzes existing accounting systems
and assists in the design and implementation of revised accounting
systems to improve efficiency and accuracy. Utilizes current
Countywide and/or department specific software to complete
Applications will be rejected if the following information is
not provided at the time of application:
- Thoroughly documented work history
- The application is incomplete in ANY capacity
Possess a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or
university with a major in Accounting, Business Administration,
Finance, Economics, or a closely related field with a minimum of 16
semester hours in accounting.
- Have had three (3) years of full-time professional accounting
NOTE: A Master's degree in one of the degree areas listed above
may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience.
Pass the complete examination, including the employment medical,
established for this classification.
- Successfully complete the six month probationary period.
You are required to include your work experience in the Work
Experience Section of your NEOGOV application. If you have
previously included work history on a resume you must transfer your
work history into the Work Experience Section prior to applying.
Attached resumes will not be reviewed or considered. Please review
the job posting, specifically the purpose of the position and the
minimum qualifications, prior to answering the work experience
question; and note that only related work experience will be
considered. NOTE: Provide full detail in the employment history
section noting the skills, experience and hours worked per week
pertaining to the minimum qualifications.
If you have completed education higher than a high school
diploma or GED, you must attach a copy of your official/unofficial
transcript(s) that clearly state the type of degree and date
awarded/conferred, institution name, and applicant name; and is in
a format that cannot be modified or edited. Your application will
not be considered for further review if you have failed to provide
this information. Transcripts from outside the United States must
be assessed for U.S. equivalency by a NACES National Association of
Credential Evaluation Services (http://naces.org/members.html).
This documentation must be attached to your application if you are
certifying you have an education higher than high school/GED. NOTE:
This section is used for TRANSCRIPTS ONLY. Other documents such as
reference, cover letter, resume, etc are prohibited and will not be
reviewed. If a job offer is made, an official transcript will be
Applications may be rejected if:
- A level of education can't be verified, i.e. no transcripts
attached, or don't indicate the degree awarded or the date
- Stated years of related experience can't be verified within the
work experience section of the application, i.e. not enough
information provided, insufficient work history, inapplicable
experience attributed to work history.
- The application is incomplete in ANY capacity.
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