Accounting Technician (FMG/AT 2) – Vacant

Accounting Technician (FMG/AT 2) – Vacant
Salary: $839,821.00 – $998,284.00

The Accounting Technician 2 (Payroll Officer – Fortnightly & Monthly) is responsible for the timely and accurate preparation of fortnightly and monthly salary payments and the compilation of salary and statutory deduction listings. He or she ensures that the financial and management accounting practices in relation to the above tasks comply with the requirements, regulations and instructions of the Financial Administration and Audit Act (FAAA), Government of Jamaica (GOJ) Accounting Policies and Procedures, the Staff Orders and the Office’s financial policies and practices.


Minimum Required Qualifications/Experience:

 An Associate Degree in Accounting OR Business Administration OR its equivalent from a recognized tertiary institution; OR
 AAT Intermediate Stage; OR
 A Certificate in Government Accounting Level 2; AND
 Knowledge of GOJ Accounting; AND
 Three (3) years related working experience.


The Vision Statement of the Office of The Governor-General & Staff, “A Culture of Excellence through People, Performance and Partnerships”, underpins every aspect of its operations, as does the espoused values of integrity, commitment, adaptability, and respect for all.

If you believe that you are the candidate we are seeking, please email your application letter and resume, along with the contact details for two references to stating the post of interest in the subject line.

We appreciate all interests, however, we will respond only to shortlisted candidates.

Applications close on Friday February 22, 2019