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114 West Grubb Street
Hertford, NC 27944

Finance Officer


Distinguishing features of the class:

Under general supervision of the Finance Officer and Town Manager, this position performs detailed accounting, fiscal, and clerical work of a responsible nature and makes independent decisions on problems encountered within the assigned work.

Essential job functions:

Job related physical activity requirements:

Position involves light work requiring the employee to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and less force frequently to move objects. Physical activity related to this position may include stooping, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, talking, and hearing. Sufficient visual acuity is required to prepare an analyze date and figures, perform accounting function, transcription, and use a computer. An employee in this position will not be exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Required knowledge, skills and abilities:

Considerable knowledge of modern office practices, procedures, and equipment; considerable knowledge of personal computer operation; considerable knowledge of departmental programs and policies as related to general programs and policies; considerable knowledge of governmental accounting practices and principals; ability to express ideas and thoughts effectively both orally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other town officials, employees and the public.

Acceptable experience and training:

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