Posted: Nov 10, 2021

Accounting Technician

Salary: $39,983.00 - $50,224.00 Annually
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2021

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for the vacant position currently open in the Finance Division. This position is open until filled.

Hiring range $39,983.00 (min) - $50,224.00 (mid), salary will depend on qualifications and experience.

Under general supervision, performs clerical work of a bookkeeping nature for the Metropolitan Sewerage District of Buncombe County. Work involves utilization of data entry equipment to enter various financial data into computerized account records and prepare various financial reports and balance sheets. Employee is responsible for processing accounts payable; processing payment relating to construction projects and contractors; accounts receivable; preparing wastewater billing for residential and industries. Employee is also responsible for preparing and maintaining a variety of records and files and for performing routine clerical functions such as answering telephones and providing information and operating office equipment such as copiers and facsimile machines. Duties assigned to this position may vary slightly according to the specific needs of the Department and division of workload. Employee must exercise independent judgment and initiative in completing assignments. Employee must also exercise tact and courtesy in contact with utility customers and the general public. Reports to the Director of Finance.

Minimum Qualifications
• Graduation from high school supplemented by college-level course work in bookkeeping or accounting, and 5 years of experience in clerical and bookkeeping work; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

• Possession of a valid North Carolina driver’s license

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