Accounting Technician (FMG/AT 3) – Not Vacant
Acting Assignment (3 Months in the first instance)
Salary: $1,049,068.00 – $1,247,012.00
Under the supervision of the Director, Finance & Accounting, the Accounting Technician 3 is responsible for the efficient and effective administration of the financial and accounting practices of the Unit. He or she performs Management and Financial Accounting functions within the requirements, regulations and instructions of the Financial Administration and Audit’s Act (FAAA), the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) Accounting Policies and Procedures, the Staff Orders, and the Office’s financial policies and practices. 5
The incumbent produces all the monthly financial statements and reports for the Office as well as the statutory declarations to be delivered to the Tax Administration of Jamaica each month. He or she certifies all transactions which are input using the FINMAN software. This must be done prior to the approval process by the Director of Finance and Accounting.
Minimum Required Qualifications/Experience:
An Undergraduate Degree in Accounting OR Business Administration (Accounting & Finance major) OR its equivalent from a recognized tertiary institution; OR
Diploma in Government Accounting Level III; AND
Knowledge of Accounting Packages such as Peachtree, ACCPACC or Quick Books and their applications; AND
Knowledge of GOJ Accounting; AND
At least five (5) years of experience in a comparable position.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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