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    San Jose, CA 95110

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Accountant II

Santa Clara County Housing Authority • San Jose, CA

Posted 2 months ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
Travel - None
Experience - 4 years
Degree - 4 Year Degree
$35.56 - $47.65/Hour
Other Great Industries
Accounting
Relocation - No

Job Description

Under general supervision, performs complex and varied technical and professional accounting work, including auditing, analyzing, and verifying fiscal records and reports, preparing financial and statistical reports, assisting in budget preparation, providing information to the Santa Clara County Housing Authority (Agency) staff regarding accounting practices and procedures, and reconciling general ledger accounts; prepares year-end audit reports and schedules; assists in developing financial analysis and reporting and internal control practices; performs research, interpretation, and analysis of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) guidelines; performs related work as required.

 

CLASS CHARACTERISTICS

This is the journey-level class in the accountant series.  Incumbents perform the most complex and responsible accounting and record-keeping duties in support of Agency-wide financial functions, programs, and initiatives.  Employees at this level receive only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies of the work unit.  Assignments are given with general guidelines and incumbents are responsible for establishing objectives, timelines, and methods to deliver work products.  Work is typically reviewed upon completion for soundness, appropriateness, and conformity to policy and requirements, and the methodology used in arriving at the end results is not reviewed in detail.  This class is distinguished from the Accounting Supervisor in that the latter is the full supervisory-level in the professional accounting class series and is responsible for major accounting functions and/or programs.

 

Job Requirements

Examples of JOB FUNCTIONS 

§  Provides advice and analyses in the administration and implementation of the Agency’s financial, auditing, budget, and accounting programs.

§  Provides support and develops recommendations in the preparation of Agency and affiliate entity budgets; explains, interprets, and enforces budget policies and procedures; establishes and prepares indirect cost allocations; analyzes and reviews budget variance reports; assimilates final budget reports; and prepares and conducts presentations as needed.

§  Sets up and maintains accounting and financial records for various entities, rehabilitation, construction, and development activities; reviews and analyzes construction budgets and projections, assists with cost certifications, and reviews and comments on development financial processes and procedures; reviews, analyzes, and reconciles general ledger accounts, balance sheets/income statements, capital assets, and related financial reports; prepares project close out and assists with other complex accounting analysis.

§  Performs treasury functions including cash flow analysis, transferring of funds, and monitoring available funds and investment portfolios; maintains bank account access and lists of authorized signers; monitors funding sources.

§  Monitors expenditures, revenues, and budget allocations to determine the Agency’s and affiliates’ financial status and prepares custom reports, graphs, and schedules as needed.

§  Prepares journal entries and reconciles balance sheets and accounts.

§  Ensures encumbrances and payments are correct and in full compliance with all applicable fiscal and program contract requirements; tracks and monitors all charges made to designated program funds; prepares funding source requisitions and transfers; prepares periodic reports to funding sources; closes out completed programs, reconciling total expenses to authorized funding; prepares the electronic draw down of authorized funds.

§  Interprets, explains, and applies general and governmental accounting/auditing principles and procedures, laws, and regulations affecting the financial operations of the Agency.

Education and Experience:

A bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in accounting, finance, or business, or a closely related field; and four (4) years of increasingly responsible professional accounting experience.

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