|Date Opened||9/10/2019 12:00:00 AM|
|Salary||$87,987 - $114,367/year|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||10/1/2019 11:59:00 PM|
The State of Connecticut Office of the State Treasurer (OTT) is recruiting for an Accounting Specialist in our Debt Management Division. The Debt Management Division is responsible for the issuance, management, and accounting for the State's several bonding programs. This is a full time (40 hours, Monday - Friday) position centrally located in Hartford, CT.
All applicants must include a resume within the "Resume Tab" of their application with their submission. Please Note: You will be unable to make revisions once you submit your application for this posting to the JobAps system.
Should you have questions pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Ronnell Young at Ronnell.Young@ct.gov or (860)702-3144.
This position will be filled in accordance with reemployment, SEBAC, transfer, promotion and merit employment rules.
Applicants invited to interview may be required to submit additional documentation, which supports their qualification(s) for this position. These documents may include: performance reviews, supervisory references, college transcripts, licensure, etc., at the discretion of the hiring agency.
In the Offices of State Comptroller, State Treasurer and Policy and Management this class is accountable for highly complex accounting functions impacting a variety of state agencies.
OFFICE OF THE STATE TREASURER: Ensures compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements and implements changes and enhancements to accounts and records; performs arbitrage rebate accounting for all state bond issues by monitoring and accounting for expenditures of bond proceeds by state agencies; performs calculations of imputed earnings, payments due and adjustments that are complex due to statutory or funding changes; oversees transfers to and reconciliation of state accounts and a variety of investments; manages investment of bond proceeds; prepares debt service budget; develops, designs and reviews procedures for collection and deposit of state revenues, disbursement of state expenditures, review of banking service invoices and effective use of banking services; performs related duties as required.
Considerable knowledge of professional accounting and auditing principles and practices; considerable knowledge of governmental accounting and budgeting; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; considerable ability to evaluate and analyze accounting forms, methods and procedures and cost data; considerable ability to devise and install accounting procedures and systems including cost systems; supervisory ability.
Eight (8) years of experience in accounting or auditing.
One (1) year of the General Experience must have been performing the most complex accounting functions or acting in a consultative capacity at the level of Associate Accountant.
Preferred candidates will have:
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.