City Of Springfield Springfield , MO 65802
Current vacancy for the payroll position in the Finance Department
The Accounting Technician in the payroll position reviews financial and payroll related records from all departments within the City. This position will work with all City departments to ensure payroll records are adequately prepared and maintained by the City to document work performed by City employees. The position requires a thorough knowledge of state and federal laws, in addition to City merit rules and administrative memorandums related to payroll.
The Accounting Technician is part of the Accounting division of Finance which includes payroll, accounts payable, grants, purchasing card program and financial reporting. This team places a strong emphasis on customer service, statutory compliance, and financial reporting.
Qualifications and Requirements
Experience, Education, and Training
Three years of appropriate Accounting experience;
Directly related experience may be substituted for the formal education requirement on a year-for-year basis, plus a minimum of 15 credit hours in Accounting coursework from an accredited college.
For more information on essential functions and other requirements, please see the job description.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability and Vet
Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to testing or appointment. Proof of United States Citizenship/Authorization to Work in The United States as established by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986 is a condition of employment. Pre-employment drug testing is required.
All interested candidates MUST complete the City of Springfield on-line application in its entirety. The candidate profile must include all employment history with accurate and complete information prior to submission. Resumes alone will not be accepted as the application, but they may be submitted as supplemental documentation.