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Overview

TEHAMA COUNTY invites applications for the position of:

Account Clerk III

SALARY: $3,200.00 – $3,896.00 Monthly
OPENING DATE: 02/21/20
CLOSING DATE: 03/25/20 05:00 PM

DESCRIPTION:
This is a State Merit System Services (MSS) classification. Please go to www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cpshr to view the actual job classification and to apply for this position.

NATURE OF WORK: The primary function of an Account Clerk III involves the preparation, review, auditing and processing of the more difficult financial and statistical reports, invoices and claims.

IDEAL CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate will have the ability to effectively use tact, patience and courtesy in dealing with those contacted through the course of work; possess the ability to analyze situations involving rules and regulations while demonstrating good judgment in decision making; be proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and Outlook, and have the ability to learn new systems; be able to locate, identify and correct inaccurate or incomplete data; work with other County agencies; prioritize, plan and organize one’s own work.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Under supervision, the Account Clerk III receives, audits and processes invoices for payment; prepares financial and statistical reports for public assistance programs; assists in processing employee timesheets and completion of agency payroll; responsible for money transactions such as issuing and receiving cash, checks and electronic benefit cards; posts expenditures and tabulate totals; balance and reconcile accounts. Controversial Issues: As an Account Clerk III, you must be able to accept clients’ differences and interact with them in a non-judgmental manner.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & LICENSES:
In addition to the education and experience requirements specified in the Merit Systems/Cooperative Personnel Services classification specification, Tehama County requires:
 Equivalent to completion of the twelfth (12th) grade

LICENSE & SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
 Requires a valid California driver’s license.
 Requires a current, less than one (1) year old, valid typing certificate.

RECRUITMENT INFORMATION:

Tehama County is establishing an eligibility list to fill future vacancies for an Account Clerk II, as well as subsequent vacancies which occur during the life of the eligibility list. To view the full job description and to apply for this position, click here to visit Merit System Services (MSS) Job Opportunities page.

All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of background, fingerprinting, drug test (including marijuana) and physical examination provided by the County.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER/AMERICAN WITH DISABILITIES ACT COMPLIANT/VETERANS’ PREFERENCE POLICY/DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE

Minimum Education and Experience