The Air Resources Board (ARB) is seeking an eligible candidate to work in its Accounting Section as an Accountant Trainee. Under close supervision from an Accounting Administrator I or a Senior Accounting Officer, the Accountant Trainee will be assigned the following duties:
Assist in the preparation of monthly funds analyses reports for ARB and the California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA); verify that deposits have been made and checks are issued and posted accurately in CALSTARS; post miscellaneous journal entries into CALSTARS; assist in processing electronic wire transfers; assist in preparing the daily report of collections; reconcile fund balances for non-shared funds on a monthly basis; review expenditure information at year-end, input accrual estimates to support year-end financial statements; and assist in all year-end activates.
Knowledge of accounting systems; excellent organizational, research and analytical skills; strong interpersonal skills and ability to relate effectively to all staff levels; excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to maintain a positive, creative and flexible approach to issues and problems while working in a fast-paced team environment; proficiency with Excel and Word software applications, and basic knowledge of CALSTARS.
WHO MAY APPLY:
Appointments will be subject to SROA/Surplus restrictions. Surplus applicants must attach a copy of their surplus letter with a signed State application (STD 678). You must clearly indicate the basis of your eligibility, transfer, SROA, surplus, re-employment, or reinstatement on your application. In addition, all applicants must include documentation verifying their educational background: copies of degree(s) and/or transcripts.
ARB is located in the Cal/EPA building in downtown Sacramento. We are located one block from light rail and have daycare facilities, a café, and an exercise room. Come join our team and help support improving California’s air quality and reducing the effects of global warming!
If interested in this position, please submit a completed standard State application by the final filing date, Attention David Azevedo, at the address listed below.
||673 - 832 - 4179 - xxx
|Final Filing Date:
1001 I Street - 20th Floor