MO Project: Contextual Branding

Accounting Generalist II

Accounting Generalist II

Job Posting Number: 
Opening Date: 
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Job Location: 
Jefferson City - Cole County
Merit Type: 
Salary Range: 
$1,485.00 – $1,538.50 semi-monthly
Position receives State benefits including health care, retirement, and vacation

To Apply

Send Resume, cover letter, complete transcripts and DD214 (if applicable) to: 
Essential Functions and Responsibilities: 

Division of Accounting (OA-DOA) seeks a qualified professional for the Payroll Unit. Responsibilities include:

  • Create and run Data Warehouse backend queries for SAM II HR.
  • Process Supplemental payroll check requests.
  • Process one-time payments, back pays, and settlements.
  • Research and respond to agency inquires.
  • Process Earning Adjustments when needed.
  • Process W-2 corrections.
  • Assist in the testing, implementation, and troubleshooting of the SAM II HR system.
Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 
  • Working knowledge of State Statutes, Code of State Regulations, IRS regulations, Statewide and OA Policies relating to payroll.
  • Working knowledge of SAM II HR, SAM II Financial and the Data Warehouse.
  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft Access and Excel.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships within the unit and with other OA divisions.
  • Working knowledge of accounting principles and practices and ability to apply them to varied accounting transactions.
  • Knowledge of Banking Standards in regards to Electronic Fund Transfers (EFT) and Automated Clearing House (ACH).
  • Ability to perform detailed work using statistical and financial data.

Important Information

Applicants must meet the following qualifications: 

Successful applicants must be on the Merit Register by filling out an EASe application at or be appointable under the Merit System for the Accounting Generalist II classification.

In addition to the above online application, please submit an introductory cover letter and resume to the contact. Include the job posting number and job title when applying for this position.