Accountant Trainee

$3,793 - $4,523 monthly
  • California Department of Tax and Fee Administration
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • May 18, 2021
Full time Accounting Admin-Clerical Customer Service Finance Government

Job Description

California not only needs you, it wants you as part of the growing workforce. New employees, new ideas, and new creative perspectives are needed in all area at CDTFA. We offer jobs that align with your ambitions and provide a reliable income, stable benefits, work-life balance, advancement opportunities, and the personal fulfillment of knowing that your work is impacting the lives of others. CDTFA values its staff and is dedicated to employee career development. Our agency supports the development of staff by offering training to flourish in their position and programs to promote and explore upward mobility.

Under the close supervision of an Accounting Administrator II, the Accountant Trainee, in a training and learning capacity, performs professional accounting work in establishing, researching, analyzing, monitoring, and maintaining transactions, accounts, and financial records for the Accounting Branch. Responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to processing and recording transactions using Microsoft Office suite software, the Financial Information System for California (FI$Cal), and other Accounting information systems. The Accountant Trainee will engage in daily communication and establish working relationships with other CDTFA employees, units, and/or outside agencies, such as the State Controller’s Office (SCO) and the Department of General Services (DGS). Learns, recognizes, and follows proper internal controls and separation of duties within the Accounting Branch to ensure the safety and integrity of departmental records, transactions, and assets. May perform work duties in the expenditure units and/or Revenue Section.

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