City of Richmond Heights, MO
  • 21-Dec-2021 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Finance
  • Richmond Heights, MO, USA
  • $46,347 - 49,725 DOQ
  • Salary
  • Full Time

This is a full-time, benefit-eligible position which includes a full range of benefits including paid vacation, paid sick leave, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and employee health, dental, vision, life, disability, and LAGERS pension programs.



City of Richmond Heights

Starting Salary: $46,347 - 65,884

Civilian Pay Grade: 8

FSLA Status: Non-Exempt

The Accounting Clerk Advance position is a full-time, benefit-eligible position which includes a full range of benefits including paid vacation, paid sick leave, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, fitness center membership, and employee health, dental vision, life, long-term disability, pension and other retirement programs.

Accounting Clerk Advanced Job Summary:

Provide backup for bi-weekly payroll for employees, transfer payroll funds and files earnings taxes; prepares and files quarterly taxes. Process payments and fees for business licenses. Prepares and keys monthly journal entries; Imports journal entries for posting in software program, including credit card payment detail, and third-party financial tracking software used by departments. Provide information for internal department audits; Prepares financial data for annual audit and annual budget. These duties are performed under the moderate supervision of the Finance Director and/or Assistant Finance Director.

Accounting Clerk Advanced Requirements:

General knowledge of payroll systems and the associated methodology, processes and terminology; knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) terminology, principles, methods, and procedures; general knowledge of standard office methods, techniques and procedures, business English, spelling and arithmetic; general knowledge of and ability to operate personal computers, associated hardware, software and peripheral equipment; ability to understand and follow oral and written directions; ability to perform mathematical computations with speed and accuracy; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with department heads, associates, State agency representatives, vendors, auditors and the general public.


Submit a City of Richmond Heights on-line employment application for the Accounting Clerk Advanced position at

The City of Richmond Heights is an equal opportunity employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The City of Richmond Heights is a drug and alcohol free work place. A pre-employment drug screen and background check is required for all positions. Additional pre-employment testing may be required for certain positions.

It is the policy of the City of Richmond Heights not to discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, religion, sex or disability except where specific age, sex or physical requirement constitute a bona fide occupational qualification.


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