Accountant 1 (Operations Division)

Division: Operations Division

Location: Phoenix

Position Summary: The Arizona Attorney General’s Office Operations Division/Budget and Finance Section is seeking an Accountant 1. This position will be responsible for payroll and travel related activities.  Reviews, prepares and inputs payroll, travel and employee reimbursement claims into the Human Resources Information System (HRIS) including leave payouts, prior period adjustments, overtime requests, travel claims, and employee expense reimbursements.  Will be responsible for running various payroll, travel and employee reimbursement related reports to identify inconsistencies and errors through the use of InfoAdvantage, Data Warehouse, HRIS and Crystal Reports such as schedule variances, salary history, FMLA special pay codes, as well as military and donation leave. Ensures all payroll, travel and employee reimbursement activities are in compliance with the State of Arizona Accounting Manual (SAAM), Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), and all applicable Federal and State laws, policies, and procedures.  Position may also be assigned components of accounts payable and general ledger.