ACCOUNTING TECHNICIAN 1-10132021-23144

State of Tennessee

Morristown, TN

Finance & Accounting , Government


Position Description / Responsibilities

Summary: Under general supervision, employees in the class work in the preparation and maintenance of sub-professional accounting records, financial statements, and/or reports of moderate to considerable complexity.

Distinguishing Features: This class differs from that of Account Clerk in that an incumbent of the latter performs bookkeeping and clerical tasks of a more routine nature. This class differs from that of Accounting Technician 2 in that an incumbent of the latter is responsible for supervising and participating in the preparation and maintenance of accounting records, reports, and financial statements of greater volume, difficulty, and/or complexity.


Position Requirements

Education and Experience: Education equivalent to graduation from a standard high school and experience equivalent to two years of full-time clerical accounting or auditing work.

Substitution of Experience for Education: Qualifying full-time clerical accounting or auditing experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis.

Substitution of Education for Experience: Accounting coursework from an accredited college or technical institute may substitute for the required experience under one of the following conditions: 4.5 quarter hours in accounting or bookkeeping is equivalent to a one-year substitution, 9 quarter hours in accounting or bookkeeping is equivalent to a two-year substitution; 12 quarter hours in accounting or bookkeeping is equivalent to a two and a half year substitution; 15 quarter hours in accounting and bookkeeping is equivalent to a three-year substitution.


Application Instructions

To apply go to www.tn.gov/careers and search for 23144

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