Accountant - Entry Level - Full Time Temp

How to Apply
You must apply at by March 1.  

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Pays $22.50 - $39.38 an hour!  

The Challenge
We are hiring a full time temporary Accountant to join our Integrated Mobility team. These positions are long term temporary that may last up to 11 months and may be renewed.  

In this role, you will:

  • Prepare government contracts and awards.
  • Review supporting documentation and approve requests for reimbursement.
  • Manage work order accounts from beginning to closeout for rural, urban, and regional transportation systems.
  • Assist sub-recipients in the financial implementation of Integrated Mobility Division funded projects.
  • Implement fiscal policies and guidance for multiple programs, including Federal Section 5303, 5307, 5309/5339, 5310, 5311, CARES, ARPA and CRRSAA Programs, Rural Capital Program, Rural Operating Assistance Program (Elderly and Disabled Transportation Assistance Program, Work First Transitional/Employment Transportation Assistance Program and the Rural General Public Program), Human Service Transportation Management Program, State Maintenance Assistance Program, and the Statewide Technology program.
  • Manage databases, light rail projects, and fixed asset inventory.
  • Create and manage requisitions.
  • Present PowerPoint presentations at conferences and Legislative reports upon request.
  • Lead a region and will work under the supervision of our Finance Manager/Business Officer.
  • Work with greater independence, have far greater responsibility over far more impactful initiatives and activities, and lead more projects in areas of greater complexity than our Accounting Technician III staff.   

  What You Bring

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting and auditing principles, concepts, and best practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret, analyze, and apply accounting data and the provision of standardized accounting practices used in NC government.
  • Advanced computer skills with software in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • In-depth knowledge of principles and practices of grants administration.
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret contract provisions.
  • Ability to exercise judgment and discretion when establishing, applying, and interpreting administrative and managerial policies and procedures.
  • Ability to determine compliance with pertinent guidelines, rules, regulations, and laws.
  • Leadership to evaluate problems and develop recommendations.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with state, federal, and local government officials.

  Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, or a degree in business administration, finance, public administration, or a related discipline with 18 semester hours of accounting; or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience.

Call me: Faye McCullen at 919-707-4685.  

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