The Town of Boone Finance Department is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Accounting Technician. This employee performs intermediate technical work involving the preparation and/or maintenance of fiscal or related records and related work as required.
Education and Experience:
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from an accredited community college with major course work in accounting and some accounting experience. Payroll experience preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
General knowledge of bookkeeping terminology, methods, procedures and equipment; general knowledge of standard office procedures, practices and equipment; general knowledge of accounting principles and related data processing equipment; ability to understand and follow oral and written directions; ability to establish and follow detailed work procedures; ability to post accounts and to perform mathematical computations with speed and accuracy; skill in the use of a variety of office machines; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates and the general public.
$46,224 Employee will serve a six-month probation.
All offers of employment are subject to successful completion of a controlled substance screening, medical examination and extensive background check.
To apply, please fill out the Town of Boone Employment Application
If you prefer a hard copy, please fill out the Town of Boone Employment Application (PDF) and email Linda Councill, HR Specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org the complete application. You can also fax the application to (828) 268-6208, mail the application to P.O. Box 192, Boone, NC 28607 OR return the application to Town Hall at 567 W. King Street in Boone, NC 28607.
TOB is an EOE.
July 18th, 2023