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Accounting Assistant Job in Lima, Ohio US

Accounting Assistant

Lima Public Library - Lima, OH

Posted: 10/21/2019 - Expires: 11/24/2019

Job ID: 213100096

Job Description

The Lima Public Library is seeking a part-time Accounting Assistant to join our team. This is a newly created position that will report directly to the Chief Fiscal Officer. The Accounting Assistant will assist in a variety of duties needed in the day to day operation of the Fiscal Office.


  • Associate degree in business or accounting, or 2 to 3 years of experience in accounting, preferable in governmental accounting. Applicants enrolled in an accounting or business major will be considered.
  • Responsible for the daily cash and credit card receipts.
  • Knowledge of accounts payable, payroll and payroll software.
  • Proficient computer skills – Microsoft Office, Excel & Word – Accounting Software, applicants with UAN experience (Uniform Accounting Network) preferred.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of general office procedures.
  • Eligible to be bonded upon acceptance of the position.
  • Background check required.
  • Job related references required.
  • Dependable, honest, organized, able to maintain confidentiality.
  • Strong Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

Hourly rate commensurate with education and experience.

16 hours per week, more hours possible on an as needed basis.

A flexible schedule is feasible.

To apply, email your cover letter, resume and references to

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Job Summary

Employment Type:
Part Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Associate's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
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