Accounting Clerk I



Job ID 2017-4349
Posted Date 8/10/2017
Org Number 010351
Department Administrative Support Services
Division Vice President of Finance
Job Type Staff
Location US-OK-Edmond
Proposed Salary Range $12.56 per hour ($26,144 annually)
Targeted Job Start Date 9/5/2017
Hours Per Week 40
Weeks Per Year 52
Regular Workdays/Hours Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Preference Date 9/4/2017


Position Overview

Perform multiple accounting/budgeting support functions, such as compiling and preparing budgetary documents and reports, issuing bills and invoices, calculating and verifying debit and credit amounts, and posting transactions to appropriate accounts and org numbers. Ensure the appropriate filing and maintenance of accounting/budget records. Input data into financial systems and reconcile reports. Prepare or maintain various accounting or budget working papers.

Department Specific Essential Job Functions

Performs routine clerical and accounting operations; responds to routine inquiries. Verifies accounting transactions for completeness and accuracy. Inputs data and information. Helps provide training and support for PCard customers. Routinely audits PCard transactions and maintains log of reviews. Maintains files and documents. Prepares and types reports and financial statements following formats/guidelines. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications/Experience Required

Requires general education or vocational training. Some knowledge of bookkeeping needed.

Qualifications/Experience Preferred

Excellent writing skills and verbal communications. Proficiency with Excel. Exceptional customer service skills. Comfortable public speaking. Ability to apply critical thinking skills and logic to different situations.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Ability to keep ledgers and accurately file documents. Computer proficient with word processing and spreadsheet experience and computerized information systems used in financial and/or accounting applications including Microsoft Word and Excel, databases, and billing and banking software. Ability to operate 10-key calculator and basic typing skills. Good customer service and communication skills. Ability to accurately file documents. Good mathematical and organizational skills needed. Attention to detail a must. Excellent customer service skills.

Physical Demands

Repetitive movement of hands and fingers. Typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required. The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

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