Accountant II - Accounts Payable
State of Nebraska

Lincoln, Nebraska

Posted in Public Sector and Government

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Job Info

Are you a numbers person? Are you self-motivated with a high attention for detail? The Department of Labor is looking for an individual to join our Finance team as an Accountant II to perform accounts payable work. If you are looking for a rewarding accounting career, we want you to apply today!

We offer an excellent total compensation package including: 13 paid holidays; vacation and sick leave; State-matched retirement plan; health, dental, vision, and life insurance options! NDOL values and respects our employees and provides a supportive work environment. We recruit, hire, train and promote based on job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or genetics.

Location: 550 South 16th St, Lincoln NE

Schedule: 8am - 5pm; M-F
Examples of Work
• Review and interpret data on vouchers, invoices, and other source documents to ensure the information is accurate and complete in compliance with established agency policies and procedures.

• Work with vendors/customers to resolve invoice and statement discrepancies.

• Perform and process multi front-end transactional accounting processes including entering data onto forms and other accounting databases, ensuring proper coding.

• Work with other finance staff with processing bi-weekly payroll.

• Compile and analyze data for program managers.
Qualifications / Requirements
REQUIREMENTS: Associates degree in accounting, finance, business administration, statistics or related field and experience with accounting/financial management systems OR 2 years' experience with professional accounting procedures including developing and modifying accounting/financial management systems.

PREFERRED: Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or business administration or related field. Experience with State Accounting System (E1) and advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of: State Accounting System (E1); professional accounting principles, theories, and practices; generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), practices and standards; research practices and techniques; accounts payable; record keeping methods; Microsoft Office Word, Outlook and Excel; computerized accounting software; federal and State laws and regulations applicable to accounting/finance operations.

Skill in: compute and compile financial data; accurate data entry.

Ability to: apply the principles of accounting, statistics, and fiscal management; learn and apply the principles and concepts of specific agency programs, policies and operating details of an accounting system; meet deadlines; maintain regular and reliable attendance; effectively communicate information to others.

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