The Town of Sharpsburg, NC (Population 2,024) has an immediate opening for a highly qualified Accounting Specialist. This position is responsible for maintaining accounting records in accordance w/ generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), performing Bi-weekly payroll, preparing tax and financial forms along with various payroll related functions, accounts receivable and revenue collection, assisting the Finance Officer with the Town’s annual audit & performing other related duties as assigned or as required.
This position requires an Associate’s degree in Accounting or Business (four-year degree is preferred) and at least two years of payroll experience in public finance and at least one year in general accounting, considerable experience in public finance and accounting is highly preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. This position reports directly to the Finance Officer.
Salary based on experience and qualifications. Salary DOQ. Hiring range $20,000-$35,000. Please send a résumé, cover letter, & Town of Sharpsburg job application to Finance Officer, Post Office Box 1759 Sharpsburg, NC 27878 or email all required information to email@example.com Closing Date is On-Going with preference given to applications received by September 30, 2013. Job application must accompany all submittals for consideration. Applications may be downloaded at http://www.sharpsburgnc.com. The position is open until filled.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. The Town of Sharpsburg is an equal opportunity employer.