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Accounting Technician

The Town of Forest City is seeking a qualified applicant for the position of Accounting Technician.  Applicant should be a graduate from a community college with a degree in accounting and experience in paraprofessional accounting work, preferably in a municipal or county finance office; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Knowledge of the application of information technology to fiscal, accounting, and administrative work including financial package software and hardware, word processing, data base and spreadsheet development.  Ability to reconcile accounts accurately and handle a large volume of invoice processing while maintaining accuracy is necessary.  Salary range for this position is $31,138 to $46,707.  Successful applicant must pass drug test and criminal background check prior to employment.  The Town of Forest City is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.  Apply by 5pm on May 11, 2018.    For further information call 828-248-5242.


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