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Deputy Treasurer

Richland County Treasurer's Office - Columbia, SC , USA

Job Description:

This position is responsible for directing the activities of treasury accounting functions to ensure compliance with State statutes and regulations. This position is also responsible for directing the distribution of tax collections, fees, fines and special funds; maintaining debt service records; administering the release of information utilized for the issuance of bonds and assisting the treasurer with the investment of funds. This position is responsible for liaison between the Treasury and Finance Departments. 

Annually reviews general ledger accounts, makes corrections, determines prior year balances and reports tax and debt service information to millage agencies and municipalities. Prepares abstract and annual settlement reports for Comptroller General's office. Coordinates with budget manager and auditor in revenue forecasting, carry over projections and millage calculations for the county operating budget. Annually assists the outside auditors with year end general ledger reports and other accounting reports relevant to the annual audit. Assists in the transfer of general ledger information to the Finance general ledger. 

This position reports to the County Treasurer under general supervision, along with the Office Manager, Tax Processing Manager, Tax Payment Analysis Supervisor, Technical Research Manager, Delinquent Taxes Manager and a Project Coordinator. Reporting to this position is an Accounts Receivable Supervisor, Cash Coordinator, Special Collections and several Account Specialists. This position regularly interacts with other department directors, supervisors and staff, outside agencies, the general public and co-workers. This position may be required to perform special projects as assigned by immediate supervisors or other management personnel.

Requires a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or a closely related field with at least four (4) years of accounting experience, preferably in the governmental area. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.  A master's degree or Certified Public Accountant designation is strongly preferred. 

View the job description on the Richland County Website by searching for Deputy Treasuer. Click The "Apply Now" button to applhy online.

Contact Information

Carolyn Phillips
2020 Hampton Street
PO Box 11947
Columbia, SC 29211, United States
Phone: 803-576-2250
Fax: NA


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