Staff Accountant Information


  • General accounting, analysis, and financial reporting duties.
  • General ledger analysis, journal entries, month end closing and reconciliations.
  • Producing financial statements, journal entries, G/L account analysis.
  • Ad-hoc financial reporting, reconciliation and special projects.
  • Assists other financial personnel, mainly accounting technicians and budget staff in solving financial problems, such as completing financial transactions, correcting erroneous or discrepant transactions, and identifying/correcting discrepancies.


  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field and 1-5 years progressive experience. Experience in a government accounting environment a plus.
  • Experience reconciling accounts within ledgers and sub-ledgers
  • Some cost accounting experience desired
  • Knowledge of accounting software and systems
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Must be detail oriented and able to work on multiple tasks concurrently
  • Excellent communication skills
  • CPA a definite plus!


  • Experience using Excel, Word and PowerPoint are all important. Experience in Oracle RDBMS, Oracle Discoverer, Oracle Reports, data warehousing a plus. Individual will be expected to become proficient in these applications; training will be available
  • Exposure to and/or a desire to learn any facet of database and business application development a big plus.