Accounting Technician

Accounting Technician


Fayetteville Technical Community College
2201 Hull Road
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone: 910-678-8400


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Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Friday, February 3, 2023
Closes: Sunday, April 30, 2023

Target Start Date

Monday, May 1, 2023

Expected Work Hours

8am-5pm M-F

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications


Two years of increasingly responsible general clerical experience including one year of accounting clerical or related experience.


An Associate’s degree from an accredited college with major course work in accounting or a closely related field; or equivalent.

Experience with Microsoft Excel and Word; excellent data entry and communication skills; strong attention to detail and effective organization skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Colleague (Ellucian) experience; community college experience

Position Description

Assumes a full range of general cashiering functions; analyzes student account information and participates in researching complex issues related to payment records; interprets and explains College policies and procedures relating to registration and student refunds; processes account adjustments and refunds for both curriculum and non-curriculum classes; performs general accounting duties and prepares reports as assigned.

Knowledge of:

Methods and procedures of financial record keeping.

Modern office methods, practices, and equipment.

Microsoft Excel and Word.

Principles and practices regarding specific financial system assigned.

Appropriate local, State, and federal laws, rules, and regulations relating to assigned functions.

Operational characteristics of a computer remote terminal, personal computer, and related peripheral equipment.

Ability to:

Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action.


Post data and make mathematical computations rapidly and accurately.

Operate standard office machines, including a computer.

Understand and carry out both oral and written instructions.

Data entry and type at a speed necessary for adequate job performance.

Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.


Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.

Job Post Contact

Gail Davis