Accountant Iii- Downtown, Oahu

State of Hawaii
HI Hawaii Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, 1177 Alakea St, Honolulu, HI 96813, United States


Recruitment Information

Recruitment Number 24-0184

The immediate vacancy is with the Department of Transportation, Highways Division.

Salary: $4,690 to $5,713 per month (SR-20, Step D to I)

Note: Hiring rates will be based on availability of funds, the applicant's qualifications, and other relevant factors.

This continuous recruitment may be closed at any time.  The notice of the last day to file applications will be posted on the State of Hawaii's Civil Service Job Opportunities Listing page of our website.

Duties Summary

This position is located in the Accounting Systems and Procedures Section, Staff Services Office, Highways Division, Department of Transportation.  The position is responsible for conducting analyses and participating in the development, implementation and maintenance of the Highways accounting system consistent with fiscal control, recordkeeping and reporting needs, and statewide accounting guidelines; and participating in developing, revising and maintaining the accounting and procedures manual for the Highways accounting system.  Specific tasks include participating in the evaluation and classification of fiscal data for budgetary and management purposes; conducting fact finding studies to review and analyze fiscal and reporting needs of all levels of management; analyzing accounting and financial reporting requirements; preparing system documentation which includes operating procedures; and conducting user training.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Legal Authorization to Work Requirement:
The State of Hawaii requires all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the United States.

To qualify, you must meet all of the following requirements:

Education: A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited four-year college or university with at least twelve semester credit hours in accounting and/or auditing subjects.

Professional Accounting Experience: One and one-half years of progressively responsible professional accounting or auditing experience which may have included teaching accounting at the university level.

Systems Accounting Experience: One year of systems accounting work experience in one or a combination of the following areas:
A. Experience as a member of a project team for the development and/or implementation of an integrated accounting system or experience as a member of a project team concerned with the major analysis of existing accounting procedures, operations and subsystems and developing and/or implementing changes to establish an integrated system; or
B. Experience which involved responsibility for or participation in the maintenance and control of an accounting system through the analysis and resolution of accounting problems through systems improvements and changes, provision of advice to operations or fund control accountants regarding the system or in the establishment of subsystems.

Substitutions Allowed: Relevant substitutions as described in the Minimum Qualification Requirements may apply.

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