Accountant II - Payroll and Accounts Payable

Queen Anne's County Department of Human Resources   Centreville, MD   Full-time     Accounting
Posted on July 22, 2022
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Accountant II – Payroll and Accounts Payable


Location: Queen Anne's County, Centreville, MD 21617
Department: Budget & Finance

   Job Status: Full Time

    Rate of Pay: $59,266 - $70,000 Annual

Closes On: August 12, 2022


Job Summary:

This position is responsible for the County’s daily operations relating to payroll and accounts payable disbursements, and assistance with other county departments and outside entities on behalf of the Finance Office for any payroll or Accounts Payable issues.  In addition to a high level of task-oriented skills, this position must also be able to conceptualize existing procedures; initiate changes to yield new procedures; and evaluate the results.  Due to time constraints and the high level of expertise required by this work, this position must be able to make these changes without routine intervention from superiors.  Instead, this position serves as a resource for his/her superiors in all matters involving operations.


Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration and a minimum of four (4) years’ experience performing comparable payroll and accounts payable tasks, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Governmental or non-profit sector preferred, but not required.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Possession of a Class C Motor Vehicle Operator’s License issued by the Maryland MVA (or equivalent), or the ability to obtain such a license within thirty days after employment to the position.

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