Iowa Department of Administrative Services Accounting Clerk 2 in Des Moines, Iowa

Accounting Clerk 2

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Accounting Clerk 2

Salary

$31,200.00 - $45,406.40 Annually

Location

Des Moines - 50313 - Polk County, IA

Job Type

Full-time

Agency

402 Dept of Human Services - Community Service Areas

Job Number

19-01071

Closing

11/19/2018 11:59 PM Central

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Point of Contact

Pauline Rutherford - pruther@dhs.state.ia.us

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Job Description

The Dept of Human Services - Community Service Areas is looking to hire an Accounting Clerk 2 to assist the state.

This position will provide oversight and perform clerical work required in the maintenance of accounts and accounting records. This position will provide input and participate in contract administration with the community and/or department as it relates to fiscal oversight as well as assist with budgeting, audit activities, financial reports, and other general office activities and duties.

The starting salary for new state employees is expected to be at the base of the pay range

**Our agency uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visitwww.dhs.gov/E-Verify

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Graduation from high school or G.E.D. equivalency and two years of clerical accounting experience which involved the compilation, tabulation, examination, verification or recording of financial, statistical or related fiscal data using elementary bookkeeping principles and practices;

OR

the successful completion of a post-high school vocational/technical, business college, or area community college curriculum in accounting which included concentrated course work equivalent to twenty semester hours (or more) in accounting;

OR

an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting one year of employment in clerical office work for each year of the required education;

OR

substituting the successful completion of thirty semester hours or the academic equivalent in a post high school Business, Accounting or closely related curriculum for each year of the required experience;

OR

any equivalent combination of qualifying education or experience;

OR

employees withcurrentcontinuous experience in the state executive branch that includes the equivalent of twelve months of full-time work as an Accounting Clerk 1 shall be considered as qualifying.

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Do you understand that the answers to all of the following questions must be truthful, honest, and accurate to the best of your ability?

Please read all questions and answers thoroughly and make sure you understand them completely. Ensure the answers to your questions match the information filled out on your application and the attachments you have uploaded. If the answers to your questions are inconsistent with your application information or uploaded attachments, you will be given zero points for the question.

Knowingly misrepresenting the facts when submitting any information related to an application, examination, certification, appeal, or any other facet of the selection process will result in your disqualification from this application and future employment with the state of Iowa.

  • Yes - I understand and agree.

  • No

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Have you filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq?

  • No - I have NOT filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq

  • Yes - I HAVE filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq

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Have you graduated from high school or G.E.D. equivalency? IF YES - How many years do you have of clerical accounting experience which involved the compilation, tabulation, examination, verification or recording of financial, statistical or related fiscal data using elementary bookkeeping principles and practices?

  • I have not graduated from high school or G.E.D. equivalency

  • Less than two years of the experience identified

  • Two years or more of the experience identified

04

Have you successfully completed a post-high school vocational/technical, business college, or area community college curriculum in accounting which included concentrated course work equivalent to twenty semester hours (or more) in accounting?

  • Yes

  • No

05

How many years do you have of a combination of high school/G.E.D. equivalency education AND/OR clerical accounting experience which involved the compilation, tabulation, examination, verification or recording of financial, statistical or related fiscal data using elementary bookkeeping principles and practices?

  • Less than 6 six years of the combined education and/or experience

  • Six years or more of the combined education and/or experience

06

How many years do you have of a combination of post high school Business, Accounting or closely related curriculum AND/OR clerical accounting experience which involved the compilation, tabulation, examination, verification or recording of financial, statistical or related fiscal data using elementary bookkeeping principles and practices? Thirty semester hours equals one year of experience.

  • I do not have any of the education and/or experience

  • Less than two years of the combined education and/or experience

  • Two years or more of the combined education and/or experience

07

Are you a current State of Iowa employee (executive branch)? IF YES - How many months of experience do you have in the classification of Accounting Clerk 1 for the State of Iowa?

  • I am not a current State of Iowa employee

  • I do not have any experience in the classification of Accounting Clerk 1

  • Less than 12 months of experience in the classification of Accounting Clerk 1 for the State of Iowa

  • 12 months or more of experience in the classification of Accounting Clerk 1 for the State of Iowa

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http://dhs.iowa.gov/

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