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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/26/24

Applications Due03/07/24

Vacancy ID152050


AgencyState Police, Division of

TitleAccountant Aide

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade13

Bargaining UnitASU - Administrative Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $50347 to $61330 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 1220 Washington Avenue

Building 22

City Albany


Zip Code12226

Minimum Qualifications 6 credit hours in accounting, auditing, or taxation courses,


2 years of experience gathering, preparing, and updating financial data, financial reports, and records; or reconciling accounts and data, reviewing accounting and auditing reports, and verifying accuracy of calculations, balances, and supporting documentation or assisting accountants or auditors conducting financial and program audits by counting, verifying, and reconciling inventory and cash on hand, determining and verifying the accuracy and propriety of transactions, records, reports, and statements,


An additional third year of experience as stated above will substitute for the required 6 credit hours in accounting, auditing or taxation courses.

Duties Description Updates and reviews financial data and records for payments received for billed services.

Reviews accounting and auditing reports and records and verifies the accuracy of calculations, balances, and supporting documentation.

Creates and modifies automated accounting records and systems. Maintains Division HQ bank accounts for petty cash, Bank of America Receipts account, Superintendents Holding Account, Division Confidential Account.

Reconciliation of accounts processed timely and accurately.

Creates spreadsheets to support accounting and auditing systems and activities.

Determines and verifies the accuracy of transactions, records, reports, and statements such as purchasing card statements.

Reviews and approves invoices in E-settlements for processing.

Assists audit teams by reconciling inventory and cash on hand.

Maintains and updates expenditures report logs.

Prepares and disseminates voucher payments, budget errors, and other financial reports from the Statewide Financial System (SFS).

Processes refunds and wire transfers. Compiles and prepares financial reports and records.

Compiles accounting records and reviews entries and supporting documentation. Prepares correspondence about accounting and auditing transactions, statements, appropriations, and revenue to internal and external stakeholders.

Prepares and verifies supporting documentation and work papers.

Drafts segments of audit reports and correspondence.

Assists in analyzing and evaluating financial reports, documents, and accounting procedures.

Monitors shared mailboxes and responds to inquiries and issues.

Additional Comments Resumes will be evaluated to determine whether candidates will proceed to the interview phase of the process.

For additional employment opportunities with the New York State Police please visit our website at

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Mr. Christopher Siciliano, Director of Human Resources, Attention: Non-Sworn Hiring Unit

Telephone 518-457-3840


Email Address


Street 1220 Washington Avenue

Building 22

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12226


Notes on ApplyingKindly submit a memorandum of intent, complete resume and transcripts via Email to

Place in the Subject line: Accountant Aide

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