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Water & Water Supply

Accountant I

Pay Rate:

Pay Frequency:

$47,300 - $71,000


Are you ready to embark on a unique opportunity to shape the financial future of our vibrant city? In this role, you will be at the heart of our financial operations, performing essential accounting tasks to sustain and reconcile various City accounts. What sets this position apart is the crucial responsibility you will have in classifying continuous recurring revenue, enabling us to make timely and strategic investment decisions. Additionally, you may find yourself in a supervisory role, guiding and mentoring other staff members. Your contributions will be integral to our city's financial success. Join us in this exciting opportunity to be a key player in the financial evolution of our city!


Water & Water Supply

Job Type:


Full Time

Albany, NY

Residency Required Within 180 Days of Hire:



*These are the minimum qualifications necessary by law to be considered for this position. If you do not have the needed experience or equivalent experience required for this role, kindly consider applying for another position with us.

A. Graduation from a regionally accredited or NYS registered college or one accredited by the NYS Board of Regents to grant degrees with an Associate’s Degree or higher in accounting, business administration or a closely related field; OR 

B. Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and two (2) years of experience in account-keeping, bookkeeping or auditing work; OR 

C. Any equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B) above. 

*A transcript of courses must be submitted if a candidate wishes to qualify under Section (A) of the minimum qualifications. 

Promotional Field: Two (2) years of full time permanent competitive class status as a Tax Record Clerk in the City of Albany and employed as a Tax Record Clerk with the City at the time of application and appointment.

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