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Job Opening Information ACCOUNTANT - SCHOOL

Job Number
30 CAC 20

Position Title
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Job Description

LOCATION:  Central Business Office, Bush Education Center, Building 1

DESCRIPTION:  Full-time position (1.0 FTE), 8 hours per day, 12 months per year

  • Posts and maintains accounting records
  • Acts as Treasurer for BOCES
  • Accounting and reporting for capital projects
  • Accounting and reporting for federal and state grants
  • Reviews extra classroom accounts for accuracy and compliance with regulations
  • Reconciles bank statements
  • Prepares financial and statistical reports
  • May assist with state aid reports
  • Assists with audit and closing accounts at year-end
  • Assists with preparation of cash flow records
  • Assists with preparation of investment schedules
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Civil Service Title
Job Qualifications

This is a competitive Civil Service position.  The selected candidate must be among the top three of the Accountant (School) Civil Service Certificate of Eligibles List, if not currently holding the title.

  1. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics or related filed, including or supplemented by 24 semester credit hours in accounting OR
  2. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered two-year college or university with an Associate Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics or a closely related field, including or supplemented by 18 semester credit hours in accounting AND two (2) years of experience in professional accounting or financial auditing; OR
  3. An equivalent combination of training and experience, as defined by the limits of A) and B) above.

SALARY:  Commensurate with related experience, plus comprehensive benefit package.

Application Procedure

Please complete your file by submitting the following information:

*  Employment application

*  Letter of interest

*  Detailed résumé

*  Evidence of NYS certification, license or Registration Certificate (if applicable)

*  College undergraduate and graduate transcripts conferring degree

*  If no college education, furnish a copy of high school diploma or GED

*  One to three current, dated and signed letters of professional reference (must be less than 1 yr. old)

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