Finance Accountant I, Finance Division

Department/Agency of position: 
Pinellas Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller, Finance Division
Location of position: 
Clearwater, FL
$54,017.60 – $86,444.80
Date Posted: 
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Closing Date: 
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Job Description: 

The Clerk of the Circuit Court, as an elected Constitutional Officer responsible for safeguarding public records and funds, is seeking a results driven Financial and Budget Data Accountant to join our team. This professional accounting position conducts data, budget, and financial analysis using data analytics and technology tools for the pre-audit of accounts, the preparation and analysis of budget and financial accounting transactions. Also responsible for the design of automated reconciliations, account analysis and automated work papers for preparation of monthly/quarterly financial reports and annual financial statements. An employee in this classification prepares electronic work papers for budget, actual, and estimated accounting information balances and reconciles accounts using finance and accounting procedures. The incumbent works within established guidelines but is required to independently identify and resolve discrepancies within the system. The incumbent will work with a team and independently on various daily finance operations and projects which may include selection, review, and monitoring of contracts, research and implementation of GASB pronouncements (generally accepted governmental accounting principles), cash and investment review, analysis, and reporting.