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Staff Accountant

Wheeling Park Commission
Wheeling, WV
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time
Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Responsible for accounting and reporting for Oglebay Foundation (a non-profit organization that uses fund accounting)
  • Provides significant support to the Controller by assuming responsibility for routine journal entries and closing procedures and assisting with other general accounting duties
  • Assists the Controller in preparing documents for the annual audits of the Wheeling Park Commission, Oglebay Foundation and the Park System Trust Fund
  • Assists the Controller with creating purchase orders, tracking invoices, and reporting on capital projects and capital equipment purchases
  • Audits credit card transactions and resolves disputes
  • Reconciles all cash accounts to electronic bank statements and to the general ledger
  • Schedules routine maintenance on office equipment and places service calls, as needed
  • Prepares monthly grant requests to Oglebay Foundation and the Park System Trust Fund
  • Prepares invoices in Dynamics GP for billable services (Wheeling Landscaping, Wheeling Beautification, Oglebay Institute, etc.)
  • Posts and reconciles prepaid invoices and makes entries to the general ledger to allocate expenses
  • Recommends procedures for handling and tracking cash drops for special events such as Oglebay Fest
  • Writes and maintains a manual of Standard Operating Procedures for financial matters Complete appropriate trainings listed on the human resources Training Matrix
  • Adhere to Wheeling Park Commission’s safety rules and policy; refer any and all safety concerns to department manager, safety committee or human resources
  • Interact with the public with a cheerful and positive attitude, solve guest problems and complaints in a proper manner, and maintain harmonious working relationships with fellow employees


  • Responsible for general office management when the Controller is unavailable
  • Trains and supervises staff in proper procedures related to handling cash, collecting receivables, paying invoices, and other routine matters


Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or four to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Wheeling Park Commission

Wheeling, WV
26003 USA


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