Accounting Technician- Closes 11/30/2017

Position Accounting Technician
Employer City of Bellingham
Job Description Prepares, maintains and posts complex financial data to general ledgers, special ledgers or other fiscal records for a departmental program or City-wide function according to generally accepted accounting procedures. Prepares annual reports and financial reports as mandated by the state. Analyzes financial record keeping systems and interprets data to recommend improvements to meet accounting objectives. Performs reconciliations, audits and analysis.

Closing Date/Time: Thursday, 11/30/17 4:30 PM Pacific Time

Accepting online applications only at

Qualifications •One year college vocational courses in accounting, business or related area.
•Two years progressively responsible bookkeeping/accounting support experience utilizing computerized accounting systems and spreadsheets required, preferably with secretarial/clerical duties.
•Accounting experience in a municipal or public sector environment preferred.
•Experience utilizing BARS accounting system preferred.
•Ten key by touch.
•Ability to type at level required for specific position.
•A combination of experience and education which provides the applicant with the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the essential function of the job will be considered.


Days/Hours 40 hrs/wk
Contact Info Human Resources

BUSINESS ADDRESS:104 W Magnolia Street, Bellingham, WA

PHONE: 360.778.8228

How to Apply    Accepting online applications only at
Position Closes November 30th, 2017