The Town of Collierville has an immediate opening for the following position: ACCOUNTING TECHNICIAN/ACCOUNTS PAYABLE

The purpose of this classification is to perform bookkeeping and fiscal work for various financial and accounts management functions. Work involves receiving, preparing and processing financial documents; performing accounts payable and/or receivables work; advanced customer service / accounts management tasks; reconciling accounting transactions; maintaining and balancing accounting ledgers; creating and maintaining accounting databases and automated files; and preparing records, reports and summaries regarding assigned fiscal operations. Requires an Associate’s degree with major course work in Accounting, Finance, Business, or a related field; supplemented by vocational/technical training in bookkeeping or basic accounting; supplemented by one (1) year of previous experience and/or training involving basic accounting, bookkeeping, office administration, customer relations, personal computer operations, and specific experience in area of assignment, such as customer account maintenance, billing, accounts receivable, collections, accounts payable, or payroll; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.  Must have intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Excel.

Salary is $30,256 - $36,159 annually depending on qualifications, with excellent benefits package. To apply for this position, you must submit an original Town of Collierville application.  Applications are available to download at under the Employment Opportunities tab, or you may obtain one from our Human Resources Office located at 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, 38017, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Completed applications must be submitted either by mail or in person to the above address.  We are unable to accept faxed or emailed applications. EOE