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Accountant, Full-time

SALARY: $40,303 full-time with excellent benefits
OPENING DATE: 01/09/2018
CLOSING DATE: 01/31/2018 at 5:00 p.m.

SUMMARY: The position is responsible for general ledger, bond reconciliation, accounts payable, accounts receivable and disbursement reconciliation, analytic assistance, financial report and CAFR preparation, tax administration, and internal audit investigation.  Primary duties are:
• Performs operations for general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable; gathers and maintains data/information to prepare periodic and special reports.
• Performs accounting functions such as account and statement reconciliation, internal control processes and procedures, compiling and entering journal entries.
• Serves as liaison for Finance Department; provides fiscal information and assistance to auditors, City employees, and other organizations, and provides assistance with financial software.
• Assists with analysis, input, and production of City budget; completes daily processes and reports; serves as backup for all departmental positions. 
• Assists with development of procedures and policies for accounting activities, compiles, prepares and maintains statistical information.
• Sets up and maintains records systems; processes daily paperwork including reports, memos, requisitions, and personnel information.
• Attends professional meetings to exchange information; attends technical or professional classes, seminars, or conferences to improve technical or professional skills.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Requires education or training equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a closely related field. Certified Public Accountant preferred.  CMFO certification may be required within two years.

Please submit application and/or resume in an envelope marked “Accountant” to: City of Sevierville Att: Human Resources P.O. Box 5500 Sevierville, TN 37864-5500. Applications can be completed online.  Resumes may be sent by fax to 865-453-5518 or e-mailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The City of Sevierville is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex or handicap in its programs or activities pursuant to Public Law 93-112 or 101-336
The City of Sevierville does not discriminate based on race, color or national origin in federal or state sponsored programs, pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000d.)

NOTE:  Only applicants who provide a valid e-mail address will be notified when the position has been filled.

Contact Us

Kristi Ward, Human Resources Manager

120 Gary Wade Blvd.
Sevierville, TN 37864-5500
Phone: 865.453.5504

 

The City of Sevierville is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex or handicap in its programs or activities pursuant to Public Law 93-112 or 101-336. The City of Sevierville does not discriminate based on race, color or national origin in federal or state sponsored programs, pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000d.)

For more job opportunities in the area, visit: www.seviercountyjobs.org.