Accounting Specialist II (Budgets), requisition number 3208

Accounting Specialist II (Budgets), requisition number 3208


Central Piedmont Community College
1201 Elizabeth Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28235
Phone: 704-330-2722

Job Location

Central Campus


J $38,628



Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, October 4, 2018
Closes: Monday, November 12, 2018

Target Start Date

Monday, November 26, 2018

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Central Campus

Employment Type

Full time

Minimum Qualifications



Associate’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution in Accounting or a closely related field and 3 years work experience in financial analysis, accounting and reporting



Preferred Qualifications


 Public sector accounting experience 

Position Description

Accounting Specialist II position will be located on the Central Campus. 

 General Function

With general direction, performs a variety of moderately complex, technical accounting tasks related to preparing, maintaining and reviewing financial reports and records.


Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Monitors activity in assigned accounts; audits specified accounts for accuracy
  2. Balances and reconciles assigned accounts and/or funds; researches and reconciles any problems or discrepancies. 
  3. Gathers and summarizes data; conducts research and analyzes data.
  4. Prepares various journal entries; makes recommendations regarding journal entries.
  5. Reviews financial forms and records; researches and resolves discrepancies.
  6. Processes various forms and other financial information and materials; enters financial information.
  7. Provides information and responds to inquiries; advises departments on policies and procedures relating to their budgets and other financial information.
  8. Works with Payroll staff to respond to inquiries.
  9. Assists with training initiatives.
  10. Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Characteristics

·         Knowledge of standard business practices pertaining to the areas of Budget, Purchasing, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Payroll

·         Intermediate to Advanced Excel Skill Level

·         Excellent oral and written communication skills with an emphasis on the ability to communicate financial information with personnel at all levels

·         Ability to maintain, review and analyze financial reports and statements

·         Excellent customer service skills

·         Excellent organizational skills, ability to prioritize multiple assignments, adapting to changing priorities and situations, and follow-through on the completion of assignments




How to Apply

Please apply online at

CPCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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