Severn Trent Services Accountant II – District Accountant (Tech 4) in Pompano Beach, Florida


The Accountant II is responsible for performing a variety of accounting tasks supporting mulitple government entities.

  • 5+ years of experience



  • Ensure revenues are collected and recorded; Verify that expenditures are made in accordance with policies, SOPs and are in accordance with appropriate regulations;

  • Records and reconciles all bank transactions;

  • Prepares cash forecasts and ensures appropriate levels of liquidity are maintained;

  • Produces timely financial reports in accordance with Government Accounting Standards Board principles; Performs financial and budget analyses to understand sources of funding, revenue levels and key budgetary trends.

  • Prepares audit schedules and financial records for external auditors and works with them to review reporting processes and mechanisms.

  • Reviews annual external audit reports to ensure accuracy and completeness.

  • Maintains all financial and accounting records in accordance with regulatory guidelines and Government Accounting Standards Board principles.

  • Ensures compliance with all statutory and bond regulations and requirements. Ensures timely filing of audits, state returns and dissemination of information.

  • Other duties as assigned.



Education/Experience : BS degree in Accounting or Finance and 5+ years of experience in governmental accounting.

Technical : Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office applications & internet. Knowledge of GAAP, fund accounting, and auditing practices, public agency budgeting practices and principles.

Communication : Communicates clearly & professionally. Contributes to a positive internal & external customer experience. Maintains composure in challenging situations. Collaborates with others. Asks for constructive feedback. Communicates detailed information.

Problem Solving & Quality : Pays attention to detail. Identifies & solves complex issues. Escalates issues accordingly; Checks work for quality. Shares suggestions to improve quality & productivity. Identifies, solves complex issues.

Managing For Results : Works independently with minimal supervision. Takes projects to completion. Follows all company policies & SOPs. Manages multiple tasks, projects & priorities. Demonstrates flexibility in workflow/scheduling.

Leadership & Initiative : Demonstrates a positive attitude. Acts in accordance with company vision, mission & values. Takes accountability for own performance. Willing to take on additional assignments. Seeks out opportunities for leadership & development. Trains others. Takes charge in absence of supervisor.


The work environment is characteristic of an office environment: sitting, standing, walking, bending and lifting are required to perform job responsibilities. The employee must occasionally lift and move up to 20 lbs.



Job ID 2017-2480

Type Regular Full-Time

Location(s) US-FL-Pompano Beach

Posted Date 6/13/2017

Category Management Services