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Financial Administrator II (Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets)

Organization Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets
Location 116 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05620
Description

Overview

Are you interested in finance or accounting?  How about agriculture in Vermont?  Do you like to fill your day with varying tasks from payroll and expenses to A/R and A/P to assets and budgets?  If you answer yes to any or all of these, consider joining our team at the Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets Business Office in Montpelier, VT. We are a small business office of dedicated professionals managing the entire realm of government business for the Agency. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success in organization skills, multi-tasking and a high level of confidence in Excel.  

This integral position’s duties include:

  • A/P and A/R
  • Purchasing & Expenses using the State VISION system
  • Invoicing via QuickBooks
  • Payroll using the State VTHR system
  • Procedural development and maintenance add to the variety along with some budgetary tracking and fleet management

To view the full job specifications for this position, please visit the DHR Job Specifications page.

Minimum Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent AND four (4) years or more of professional experience in accounting involving maintaining, reviewing, and analyzing accounting or financial data and records to ensure compliance with accepted accounting practices and standards.

OR

Bachelor's degree in accounting OR bachelor's degree in any discipline that includes or is supplemented by 20 college credit hours in accounting.

OR

20 college credit hours in accounting AND two (2) years or more of professional experience in accounting involving maintaining, reviewing, and analyzing accounting or financial data and records to ensure compliance with accepted accounting practices and standards.

OR

Two years of full-time college coursework OR an associate's degree in accounting, business administration, office administration or a related field AND two (2) years or more of professional experience in accounting involving maintaining, reviewing, and analyzing accounting or financial data and records to ensure compliance with accepted accounting practices and standards.

OR

One (1) year or more as a Financial Administrator I with the State of Vermont.

OR

Certification as a CPA.

Total Compensation

As a State employee you are offered a great career opportunity, but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits that are worth about 30% of your total compensation, including:

  • 80% State paid medical premium
  • Dental Plan at no cost for employees and their families
  • Flexible Spending healthcare and childcare reimbursement accounts
  • Two ways to save for your retirement: A State defined benefit pension plan and a deferred compensation 457(b) plan
  • Work/Life balance: 11 paid holidays each year and a generous leave plan; many jobs also allow for a flexible schedule
  • Low cost group life insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Incentive-based Wellness Program
  • Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program

Want the specifics?  Explore the Benefits of State Employment on our website.

 

 

Date Posted June 11th, 2018
Deadline June 24th, 2018
# of Positions Available 1
Type Full Time
Compensation Hourly Rate: 23.040000 Pay Grade: 23
How to Apply Submission of Application Should you submit an application for this job opening, you certify that all information entered is correct and complete to the best of your knowledge. By submitting an application, you acknowledge and understand that the State of Vermont may verify information, and that untruthful or misleading answers are cause for rejection of this application, and/or dismissal if employed with the State of Vermont. ________________________________________ This position, Financial Administrator II (Job Opening #623443), is open to all State employees and external applicants. If you would like more information about this position, please contact Marcey.Hodgdon@vermont.gov. Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting. Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered.To view the full job specifications for this position, please visit the DHR Job Specifications page. ________________________________________