Senior Accounting Technician

$69,438 - $88,623 yearly
  • City of Sunnyvale
  • Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • Feb 01, 2019
Full time Accounting Admin-Clerical Customer Service Finance Government

Job Description

The position opens Wednesday, January 30, 2019 and the final filing date is Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 5:00 pm or after receiving 100 qualified applicants, whichever is first.

The current list will be used for multiple vacancies and may be used for future vacancies.

The current openings are in the Utility Billing Division of the Finance Department. Technicians assigned to this division will provide support to the City's utility billing process.  Job responsibilities may include data entry, review and update of billing rates, billing and inventory database maintenance, posting daily cash receipts, creating journal vouchers, reviewing account adjustments, account reconciliation, researching and resolving discrepancies, and general review of account billing, collections and other processes.  This position is very fast paced, and requires a high level of interaction with other departments and external customers. A high level of attention to detail is imperative for success in this position.

Under general direction, performs complex clerical duties related to major or specialized areas such as accounting, reconciliation, billing, auditing, and/or collections support functions; performs tasks related to the day-to-day operations of the assigned area including verifying and coding financial data, processing and tracking data, and answering questions; and performs related work as required.


Requires: Graduation from high school or tested equivalent; AND Three years of progressively responsible technical accounting support experience, with at least two years specific to assigned functional area, including automated financial systems.


If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a City of Sunnyvale employment application and responses to the supplemental questions to the Department of Human Resources no later than 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 21, 2019 (postmarks or faxes are not accepted).  If interested in this position, you should apply as soon as possible as only the first 100 qualified and complete applications will be considered.

Salary $69,438.93 - $88,623.39 Annual

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