DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: Work involves responsibility for financial recordkeeping, requiring analysis and compilation of figures in support of regular reporting requirements and to fulfill departmental objectives. Supervisors are available for consultation on problems and provide instructions on all new or difficult assignments. Work is performed under general direction, requiring exercise of independent judgment in the application of prescribed practices and procedures. Additionally, this position requires the ability to speak, write and understand Spanish as well as English. Supervision over the work of others is typically not a responsibility. Performs related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative only)
Typical Work Activities are intended only as illustrations of possible types of work that might be appropriately assigned to an incumbent of this title. Work activities that do not appear above are not excluded as appropriate work assignments, as long as they can be reasonably understood to be within the logical limits of the job.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS: Working knowledge of modern methods of keeping and reviewing financial accounts and records, including computer financial software; working knowledge of office terminology, procedures and equipment; working knowledge of business English, ability to make arithmetic computations rapidly and accurately; ability to organize and maintain accurate records and files; ability to analyze and organize data and prepare records and reports; ability to speak English and Spanish fluently and to understand, read, write and translate both in English and Spanish; ability to understand and interpret oral instructions and/or written directions; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others; ability to perform close, detail work involving considerable visual effort and concentration; integrity; tact and courtesy; clerical aptitude.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Either
SUBSTITUTION NOTE: Post-secondary level education may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience indicated above on the basis of thirty (30) college credits per year of experience.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Fluency in understanding, speaking, reading, writing and translating Spanish and English.
PLEASE NOTE: Your degree must have been awarded by a college or university accredited by a regional, national, or specialized agency recognized as an accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education/U.S. Secretary of Education.
Donald B. Smith
County Government Campus
110 Old Route 6, Building 3
Carmel, NY 10512