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Accounting Technician I

Accounting – Utqiagvik, Alaska
Department Accounting
Employment Type Temp to Full Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation $30.83/hourly

Tagiugmiullu Nunamiullu Housing Authority is seeking an Account Technician 1. This is a Temporary Position with potential to become Full-Time Regular.

Job Summary:

Under the general supervision of  Lead Accounting Technician, supports accounting staff and performs a wide variety of regular and recurring moderately complex level accounting functions,  including accounts receivable and payable transactions, applies procedures to the preparation and maintenance of accounting records and other related duties in daily administration of accounting division.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Prepares and inputs accounting documents, such as fees, receipts, invoices, material requisitions, purchase orders, vouchers, expense accounts, and related operating reports.

Performs accounts payable duties such as verifying, coding and processing all invoices with purchase orders or contracts and receiving documents and updates to inventory records as required, ensures expenditures are charged to appropriate accounts.

Prepares and distributes checks and authorizations as directed by senior staff.

Maintains accurate vendor or contract records and travel files; keeps track of name and address changes; relays this information to the appropriate personnel.

Maintains proper filing and storage of records for annual audit.

May receive and count cash; maintains office petty cash and other cash control records; files and maintains clerical records and reports pertinent information to accounting and bookkeeping or technical operations in accordance with established financial administrative procedures.

May post daily details of business transactions such as cash receipts, disbursements, pay and expense vouchers and remittances paid and due to journals, ledgers and other records.

Must be able to perform work duties promptly, and under time constraints.

Observes TNHA safety rules and regulations, policies and procedures.

Maintains complete confidentiality of all information obtained through professional and client interactions.

Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily.  The requirements, work environment, physical demands, and preferences listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Ability to perform a volume of numerical detail with speed and accuracy, to make moderately difficult mathematical computations with and without mechanical assistance.

Good organizational skills and ability to prepare financial and other records in a systematic, neat and legible manner.

 

Required:

High school graduate, general equivalency diploma (G.E.D.) or the equivalent.

Knowledge of accounting software such as Navision, Peachtree, QuickBooks, or Sage.

Three (3) years of bookkeeping or accounting experience.

Three (3) years of work experience with a PC using common software applications and general office equipment.

Any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

Valid Alaska Drivers License that meets TNHA insurance criteria.

 

Preferred:       

 

American Indian/Alaskan Native (member of federally recognized tribe)

Two years of work experience with HUD accounting and procurement practices and procedures.

Physical Demands:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment:  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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  • Location
    Utqiagvik, Alaska
  • Department
    Accounting
  • Employment Type
    Temp to Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level
  • Compensation
    $30.83/hourly
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