State of Tennessee
Finance & Accounting , Government
Position Description / Responsibilities
Summary: Under general supervision, is responsible for professional supervisory accounting work of considerable difficulty; or is assigned to complex accounting projects; and performs related work as required.
Distinguishing Features: This is the second supervisory and highest class in the accounting sub-series. An employee in this class supervises personnel, including Accountant's 3, in executing assignments such as: acting as assistant director of fiscal services in a large and complex central departmental financial operation, in acting as chief of a major section or constellation of accounting and related functions in central accounting and financial operations in a department with the most complex of accounting and financial operations, and in acting as chief of accounting for the largest and most complex of field program operations. Certain project assignments with no supervision of staff may be included in the class when the work to be performed is of considerable scope and complexity. This class differs from those in the Fiscal Director sub- series in that incumbents of the latter have duties of greater scope and managerial responsibility.
Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in accounting and experience equivalent to five or more years of full-time professional accounting or auditing work.
Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree including thirty-six quarter hours in accounting and experience equivalent to five or more years of full-time professional accounting or auditing work.
Substitution of Graduate Education for Experience: Graduate coursework credit received from an accredited college or university in accounting may substitute for the required experience on a month for month basis to a maximum of one year (e.g., 36 graduate quarter hours in the above listed field may substitute for one year of the required experience).
Designated as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and experience equivalent to three years of full-time professional accounting or auditing work
Note: A transcript is required for a proper evaluation for this class.
To apply go to www.tn.gov/careers and search for 23148