Accounting Specialist 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 Accounting Specialist I. This position applies the principles, theories, and concepts of accounting to a specific system. Performs defined accounting tasks such as examining a variety of financial statements for completeness, accuracy, and conformance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) or other specific accounting requirements; reconciles reports and financial data, identifies apparent inconsistencies or errors and depositing checks and credit card payments. Reviews fiscal documents and verifies for accuracy, timeliness, and proper preparation. Makes entries and revisions to agency accounts, ledgers, and financial records. Examines and verifies such fiscal transactions as billing invoices, payments, payroll or other financial documents.