Accounting Specialist I

Express Employment Professionals
Eureka, California, United States
USD 18.18 per hour
16 Sep 2020
19 Sep 2020
Job role
Located in Eureka, CA Salary: $18.18/hr

Express is Hiring for an Accounting Specialist I to join a really great finance team in Eureka!

Pay is $18.18/hr

Performs the duties of an accounting specialist within the finance department, process payroll, payables, and work order processing. Assist the Director of Finance with other tasks as needed.

Processes accounts payable and payroll.

Prepares payments for rents, security deposits, and other tenant charges.

Accepts monies that come into the agency; prepares daily bank deposits, directs deposits to appropriate accounts.

Receives work order requests for repairs to Public Housing owned units.

Places inventory orders and maintains relationships with existing and new vendors.

Maintains a variety of records; prepares and submits reports.

Distributes and processes daily mail.

Performs related duties as assigned.


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and abilities required to satisfactorily perform the essential duties and responsibilities.

Knowledge of:

Principles and practices of bookkeeping.
Payroll processing.
Practices and procedures of accounts receivable and cashiering.
HUD programs and Federal rules related to accounting.
IRS, State and Federal rules related to receivables.
PCs, MS Office and related software and website maintenance.
Computerized accounting systems

Ability to:

File and organize.
Perform a variety of responsible duties in an accounting department.
Research data/solutions for projects as they arise.
Communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
Operate a PC and related software.
Maintain effective working relationships with other people.
Prepare a variety of complex reports related to accounts receivables.
Go to the bank and make deposits.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Any combination of education and experience that demonstrates possession of the requisite knowledge, skill, and abilities. A typical way to obtain these would be:

Associate degree and three years of accounting and cashiering experience. Additional education may substitute for work experience.

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Express Office: Eureka 14 West Wabash Avenue

Eureka, CA 95501