THE COUNTY OF YAKIMA
Salary: $2,472.00 per month, plus benefits
Opening: There is one opening with the Yakima County Auditor’s Office, Accounts Payable Division. This position audits and approves all county/agency expense payments. Ensures proper accounting and legal requirements are met based on BARS standards. Provides advice and direction to data entry personnel from all county departments. Provides input in implementation of county expense policies. This recruitment could be used to fill similar full-time jobs that occur within 90 days of the closing date of this posting.
Generate warrants to pay all county vendors semi-monthly or upon demand. Produce documents for Commissioner authorization. Sort and attach remittance advice to warrants. Insert warrants into envelopes for mailing.
Prepare and transmit state sales and use tax to Dept of Revenue on a monthly basis.
Other duties as required such as: Generate Accounts Payable Summary Reports, Recording deposit, Licensing deposit, Assisting other divisions, etc.
Skills (and abilities) in: (Upon entry)
Experience and Training: High School Diploma or G.E.D. and 3 years experience in the Accounting field or related including one year Accounts Payable or Contract experience OR an equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.
For further information and application forms, contact:
HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
Yakima County ensures equal employment opportunities regardless of a person’s sex, race, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital status, creed, political belief, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, or any other protected status under federal or state statute. Disabled applicants may request accommodation to participate in the job application and/or selection process for employment. Please contact Human Resources for further information.
Yakima County is a qualified Public Service entity for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. For more information, go to http://studentaid.ed.gov/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/charts/public-service or contact your federal loan servicer.
If you are interested in the status of this position after closing, please see “Status of Openings” under the Job Opportunities tab on the Human Resources web page at www.yakimacounty.us. This will be the only method of status notification for this position.
In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Yakima County will hire only United States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States.