$24.91-$31.11 Hourly / $4,317.73-$5,392.40 Monthly / $51,812.80-$64,708.80 Yearly
To plan, organize, direct and supervise the performance of accounting, financial and statistical recordkeeping work in support of assigned functional areas which may include accounts receivable, accounts payable, department payroll processing, treasury, tax billing and collections, and contract administration; to perform technical, sub-professional, accounting, finance and fiscal recordkeeping; to prepare and review financial and statistical records; and to perform a variety of specialized technical tasks relative to assigned area(s) of responsibility.
This is the full journey level technical accounting class. Employees within this class are distinguished from the Accounting Assistant series by the performance of work that typically requires specialized college-level training in accounting and finance rather than bookkeeping, by performing a broad range of duties as assigned and typically including responsibility for a program area of accounting and/or supervision of Accounting Assistants. Employees at this level receive only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies of the work unit.
This class is distinguished from the Accountant series and Auditor series in that the latter are professional levels, requiring completion of a Bachelor's Degree in accounting or a closely related field.
Receives direction from assigned supervisory or management personnel.
May exercise supervision over Accounting Assistant classifications or general clerical personnel.
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Experience and Training
Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be:
Experience: Two years of responsible journey level experience performing duties similar to an Accounting Assistant – Journey with Placer County.
Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by college level coursework in accounting or a related field.
License or Certificate:
May need to possess a valid driver's license as required by the position. Proof of adequate vehicle insurance and medical clearance may also be required.