EXAMINATION IS ANNOUNCED TO SUPPLEMENT THE EXISTING EMPLOYMENT LIST TO FILL ONE (1) CURRENT EAST JEFFERSON VACANCY IN THE DEPARTMENT OF JEFFERSON COMMUNITY ACTIN PROGRAMS.
This employment list may also be used for FUTURE East & West Jefferson vacancies in various Departments.
Under the general supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform accurate maintenance and financial reporting for assigned accounts, services, funds, and/or cost centers of the Parish. Employees in this classification are responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate recording and reporting of financial activities for an assigned area. Work areas include,but are not necessarily limited to, grants, fixed assets, budgets, general and subsidiary ledgers,debt service, special revenues, capital outlay, and the general fund. Incumbents ensure compliance with applicable regulatory standards, generally accepted accounting principles, and approved policies and procedures. Position requires driving of a personal vehicle, thus possession of a valid driver's license, acceptable driving record, and personal automobile with minimum liability insurance available for business use (business travel is reimbursed on a mileage basis) will be given preference.
For the current vacancy, the Accountant will work closely with the JeffCAP Assistant Director, CSBG, LiHEAP, Housing and Weatherization program leaders to maintain the organizational finance system in accordance with Federal and State regulations. This position will effectively track all funds received by the agency and process all accounts payable and receivable.
(ENTRANCE AND PROMOTIONAL)