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Salary: $3,841.00 - $4,670.00
Posted: 05/10/2013

Job Description:


Under the general supervision of the Accounting Administrator I, independently performs the monthly analyses for all funds and appropriations for the Air Resources Board (ARB) and the California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal-EPA) using the automated CALSTARS accounting system. Perform the Fund, Appropriation and Cash reconciliations for ARB and Cal-EPA. Assist more senior staff, researching and identifying aged reconciling items, resolving by postings to CALSTARS, preparing adjusting entry request to control agencies. Reconcile and post Plan of Financial Adjustment entries. Act as backup for Federal draws and transfer letters and Bond transfer letters. Assist in the year-end process including adjusting entries, processing, and preparation of financial statements.


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.


Qualified Accountant Trainee candidates are encouraged to apply.

Applicants will be screened and only the most qualified candidates will be interviewed. This vacancy may be subject to SROA/Surplus provisions. Surplus applicants must attach a copy of their surplus letter with a completed standard State application (STD 678). On page one (1) of your State application you must clearly indicate the basis of your eligibility: list appointment, transfer, SROA, surplus, re-employment, or reinstatement.

If interested, please submit a completed standard State application (STD 678) and any other relevant documents (e.g. unofficial transcript, copy of degrees, resume, etc.) to the attention of Lauri Brunkhorst. EMAILED APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Additional Information:
Working Title Position Number
Accounting Officer (Specialist) 673 - 832 - 4546 - xxx
Will also consider hiring a(n)
ACCOUNTANT TRAINEE $3,240.00 - $3,751.00
Location County
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
ASD/Accounting Section
1001 I Street, 20th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
Lauri Brunkhorst