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Job Details

Staff Accountant (Finance Department)

Beaufort County - Beaufort, SC , USA

Job Description:

STAFF ACCOUNTANT* (Finance Department): The Staff Accountant works under general supervision performing various accounting tasks. Duties include managing financial transactions such as bank reconciliations for a number of departments/areas; processing purchases via P-Cards, requisitions, invoices, journal entries cash receipt entry, and accounts payable/accounts receivable maintenance. Provides fiscal administrative support in recording, summarizing and reporting fiscal activity; and maintains various financial records, spreadsheets and databases.


  • Associate’s Degree
  • Four (4) years of related accounting work experience or an equivalent      combination of education and experience
  • Recordkeeping, customer service, and financial principals
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Strong commitment to accuracy and attention to detail

SALARY:  $50,000 to $57,000 annually

Position Open Until Filled

*Candidates considered for this position may be given a practical examination to demonstrate the required level of computer proficiency.

All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to a background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screening and background investigation. Beaufort County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact Information

Melissa Beere
Phone: 843-255-2984
Fax: NA
[email protected]


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