ACCOUNTANT 1*-04212021-17176

State of Tennessee

Nashville

Finance & Accounting , Government


Position Description / Responsibilities

Summary: 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.

*An applicant appointed to this flexibly staffed class will be reclassified to the next higher class in the series after successful completion of a mandatory one year training period; inadequate or marginal performance during the training period will result in automatic demotion or termination.


Position Requirements

Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in accounting.

OR

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree including thirty-six quarter hours in accounting.


Application Instructions

Apply Here: www.tn.gov/careers

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