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Accounting Technician (FMG/AT 1), post not vacant

Applications are being invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position of Accounting Technician (FMG/AT 1), in the Financial Investigations Division of this Ministry.

Job Summary

The Accounting Technician has responsibility to maintain the accounting records, and petty cash system in accordance with guidelines set by the Ministry of Finance and Planning and FAA Act and Regulations.

Responsibilities and Duties include:

  • To prepare commitment vouchers for items procuring goods and services; prepare Petty Cash Vouchers and records for reimbursement;
  • To maintain utility control and Travel Claims registers;
  • To receive cheque/s, cash presented with Value Book for dispatch to Revenue Agency;
  • To maintain daily Petty Cash Accounting System and record all monies received in the Receipt Cash Book.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities include:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the rudiments of Government Cashiering Procedures.
  • Working knowledge of Government/General Accounting Principles.
  • Working knowledge of the Revenue Administration Act and Financial Administration and Audit Acts (FAA Acts)

Qualifications & Experience:

  • AAT Level 1 or;
  • ACCA – CAT Level 1 or;
  • Government Accounting Level 1 Module 1-5 or
  • Completion of first year in BSc. Accounting or Management Studies from a recognised University or;
  • Completion of first year of ASc. Accounting at MIND

Remuneration Package:

Salary:  $682,079.00 - $810,778.00 per annum

Interested persons should forward their applications and resume NO LATER THAN – Wednesday, July 19, 2017 to the: -    

Senior Director,
Human Resource Management & Development    
Ministry of Finance & Planning    
30 National Heroes Circle    
Kingston 4    
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Please note that only short listed applicants will be contacted

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Send your details to:

Director Human Resource Management & Development
Ministry of Finance and Planning
30 National Heroes Circle, Kingston 4
Jamaica

Or e-mail your resumé to humres@mof.gov.jm

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