State Of Tennessee Nashville , TN 37201
Minimum Qualifications Benefits Supplemental Questions
LOCATION OF (1) POSITION TO BE FILLED: DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION, ACCOUNTS DIVISION, DAVIDSON COUNTY
Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in accounting.
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree including thirty-six quarter hours in accounting.
Examination Method: Education and Experience, 100%, for Preferred Service positions.
Under immediate supervision, is responsible for professional accounting work of routine difficulty; and performs related work as required.
Distinguishing Features: Employees in the class are responsible for professional accounting work of routine difficulty; and perform related work as required. This is the entry professional level of the accounting field and is flexibly staffed with the classes of Accountant 2 and Auditor 2. Supervision is initially close, but as an incumbent learns procedures and practices, supervision becomes more general. This class differs from the next higher class in that incumbents of the latter function at the working level under general supervision.
Ethics and Values
Learning on the Fly
Basic knowledge of clerical office procedures
Basic knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles
Basic knowledge of mathematics (arithmetic)
Basic knowledge of computer operation
Basic knowledge of office productivity software
Intermediate speaking skills
Intermediate writing skills
Intermediate reading comprehension skills
Basic mathematics skills
Basic monitoring skills
Basic spreadsheet design skills
Active learning skills
Active listening skills
Problem solving skills
Service orientation skills
Time management skills
Intermediate oral comprehension ability
Intermediate oral expression ability
Intermediate mathematical reasoning ability
Intermediate deductive reasoning ability
Intermediate written comprehension ability
Intermediate written expression ability
Basic problem sensitivity ability