Posting Date:  03/13/2023
Job Title:  Accounting Technician – Payables
Salary:  $4,551.73 – $6,054.53 Monthly
Entity:  City of Oak Harbor
Closing Date:  Open Until Filled


Do you want to work on the largest island in the Puget Sound, halfway between Seattle and Vancouver, B.C.? Do you want to work with a fun and innovative team that is not afraid to take on the status quo? Then this job might be what you have been looking for.

Primary Duties

Performs a variety of support level professional analytical and accounting functions, with a focus on accounts payables and customer service. As a specialist in these areas, provide customer-focused services to troubleshoot employee and department problems, and resolve concerns with vendors and billing customers. Assist with communication and preparation of accounts payable runs, and month-end, quarterly, and annual reports; assist with the preparation of items for the City’s Annual Financial Report and annual audit; perform other finance and personnel related functions.

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• High school diploma or GED equivalent with two (2) years of college level courses. Associates degree is preferred.
• Three (3) years of technical experience in accounts payable, accounting, financial analysis, asset management, or purchasing with excellent customer service communication skills and problem-solving responsibilities.
• Advanced computer operation skills and experience with a variety of software programs including Microsoft Office applications, database, customized and menu-driven programs, including finance & accounting and ERP systems.
• Experience with Tyler Technologies systems or other Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems preferred.
• Valid state driver’s license or capability to obtain one within 90 days of start date or otherwise establish the ability to perform the job in an equally efficient manner without driving.
• Must pass comprehensive criminal background check including financial credit check to be bonded.
• Must provide a copy of driver’s abstract and a good driving record.

Contact Information
Oak Harbor Human Resources Department


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